UNISON Norfolk County Branch Annual report 2023

Each year the Branch creates an annual report to keep you updated on your department and the wider union. Please see the report for 2023 below. Norfolk County Annual Report 2023 – Jan 2024 v2

Payplan January 2024

January 2024 PayPlan Blog Let’s ring in the new year with improved financial health! A New Year can be daunting with the hope of making resolutions you think you might not be able to keep, however following the below simple steps may help you feel your financial best and start 2024 with a positive plan. […]

Education Update – Spring 2024

Frances Crum, the Unison County Branch Education & Welfare Officer, provides the following update: I know that Spring seems a long time off at the moment but please see below for the TUC’s Spring webinar programme. It has some excellent topics that we, as stewards, need to know about to help our members (and in […]

Backnumber January 2024

Please see the link below for the latest edition of our retired members’ newsletter. 204 Backnumber, December 2023[50487]  

Branch AGM and Steward nominations

Please see the link below for information about the 2024 Branch AGM and Branch Officer Nominations. Also linked below is information about the nomination of Stewards. Any queries can be directed to unison.norfolkcounty@btconnet.com. Norfolk County – AGM Notice and Branch Officer Nom Form – Dec 2023 PR[50193] Norfolk County – Stewards Nom Form – Dec […]

Payplan blogs – Christmas 2023

  There are two PAYPLAN blogs this month, reflecting the busy time of year for our finances. You can read both of them below and can also visit the PAYPLAN website December 2023 PayPlan Blog #1 Understanding the dangers of using ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ this Christmas What is Buy Now, Pay Later? Buy Now, […]

There For You at Christmas

  This is just a reminder with Christmas coming up that There for You – UNISON’s charity is still offering financial help for those who need it. Applications can also be accessed from https://www.unison.org.uk/get-help/services-support/there-for-you/financial-assistance/ Please check out the website https://www.unison.org.uk/get-help/services-support/there-for-you/ Unfortunately the Energy support fund has ended and was oversubscribed, but the main page above […]

Payplan blog November 2023

Nov 2023 PayPlan Blog #2 Ways to save on energy bills this winter The average medium-sized UK household spends around £152 per month, or £1,834 per year on their combined gas and electricity bills – and this presents some real opportunities to make a saving. And with the colder temperatures hitting, many of us will be thinking […]

Payplan blog November 2023

  Nov 2023 PayPlan Blog Tips to help you save money this Christmas Christmas is a time for joy, togetherness, and celebration. However, it’s all too easy to get caught up in the festivities and find yourself overspending, leading to financial stress that can linger long after the decorations are put away. At PayPlan, we […]

October 2023 PayPlan Blog

Putting your mental health first when you’re dealing with debt – World Mental Health Day 2023 World Mental Health Day takes place on Tuesday, October 10, and is an opportunity to raise awareness, improve your knowledge and take action to improve your mental health. Looking after your mental health is important for everyone, and is […]