Holocaust Memorial Day: Museum Trip 2022

THE HOLOCAUST AND GENOCIDE Holocaust Memorial Day is the day for everyone to remember the millions of people murdered in the Holocaust, under Nazi Persecution, and in the genocides which followed in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur.   The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2022 is One Day   You didn’t think about yesterday, and […]

Bring your family to see Loughborough’s winter Pantomime (Aladdin)

FREE FOR UNISON MEMBERS AND THEIR FAMILIES Date/Time: Wednesday 29th December 2021, 4.30pm Venue: Loughborough Town Hall Sometimes you get even more than you wished for… Aladdin wishes the Princess would notice him, The Princess wishes she could lead a normal life, Aladdin’s mother wishes she could remember what she came in here for… And there’s something […]

UNISON Loughborough launches it’s first book club

Loughborough UNISON have set up a fantastic online Book Club for UNISON members and other members of staff.

International Women’s Day 2021 #ChooseToChallenge

International Women’s Day – March 2021 Loughborough University and UNISON Loughborough are teaming up to celebrate International Women’s Days on March 8th – 12th March.   Each year International Women’s Day is celebrated across the globe. It is widely celebrated as an opportunity to draw attention to the struggle for women’s rights, to link these […]

Protect Our Jobs

#UNISONProtectOurJobs Despite the challenges of Covid-19 UNISON members have continued to work on the frontline, or support frontline staff, as we all fight to keep our communities safe and well. UNISON is proud of the fantastic efforts shown by all our members. But praise in not enough. Public service workers need certainty about their futures […]

Holocaust Memorial Day 2021

We have some exciting news, UNISON has been working hard to bring you a programme of events to mark Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January 2021.   For the second year, the programme has been led by Alejandro Argüelles Bullón (Holocaust Memorial Trust) and jointly organised by representatives of the University, LSU, and trade unions. […]

Reading Challenge 2021 (Black and Minority Writers)

This year in the wake of the BLM protests around the world we have decided to run this year’s reading challenge with a focus on Black and minority writers and literature. The event will have special guest, the Vice-Chancellor, who is a lifelong supporter of the challenge. The challenge itself will be introduced and there […]

Black History Month 2021

Celebratory programme of events to be held by Loughborough University for Black History Month Black History Month is an important event which takes place each year to recognise, celebrate, and honour the contributions and histories of Black people across the world and within our communities. UNISON – alongside Loughborough Students’ Union – is delighted to […]

Holocaust Memorial Week

Holocaust Memorial Day is the day for everyone to remember the millions of people murdered in the Holocaust, under Nazi Persecution, and in the genocides which followed in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur. We at UNISON Loughborough have been working in conjunction with Loughborough University to create some events to memorialise the week. 

Reading Ahead is back, what a novel idea

Another year has passed us by and its that time of year when we start making resolutions for the year ahead. Luckily UNISON has you covered as The Reading Challenge has returned, and if you are not planning to join us on our literary journey then you can only blame yourshelves. Starting on the 1st […]