Category Archives: Events

UNISON Prepares To Make Its Mark At TUC Congress

The congress itself will be chaired by this year’s TUC president, UNISON assistant general secretary Liz Snape.

And the work of the union’s rank and file activists will be recognised during the week.

LifeLong Learning Success!!!

A Lifelong Learning event was recently held as a celebration of the partnership programme between The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and UNISON.

Learning is essential to unlock your potential! Join us on 18 March

Are you interested in becoming a Union Learning Rep? Is there a new skills you wish to learn but are not sure how to achieve this?

UNISON Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Thank you to all who attended our Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kings Lynn held 9 February.

Dementia course news!

Following our previous successful courses in dementia we are happy to announce the next course is to be held on Monday 7 December. There will be two sessions and places will go quickly. Application details below.

Click here to see poster for details

Click here to complete online application

Strictly QEH dancing

We are very proud to announce Strictly QEH Dancing will be coming to the Trust. We have teamed up with Xavier and Joanna Navarre, IDTA and we will now be holding Ballroom and Latin American dance classes.
Dancing final version

Lobby your Member of Parliament

Lobby your Member of Parliament – Monday November 2nd, 2015
You may already be aware of the proposed Trade Union Bill, which was first read in the House of Commons on July 15th. The provisions included in this bill would be nothing short of disastrous for trade unions, including UNISON.

Click here for more information

Burston Rally September 6, 2015

IMG_20150906_145440Approximately 3000 people from various unions gathered on a beautiful Sunday to celebrate the victory of the first strikers. Guest speaker was Jeremy Corbyn and we were honoured to see Dave Prentis, General Secretary of UNISON who had come expressly at the invitation of Darren Barber, Secretary to our own UNISON branch AND Convenor for Eastern Region

999 Answer The Call For Your NHS

Answer the call now – Join us at the rally in Manchester on 29th September. any UNISON QEH Branch members wishing to join us please contact Darren Barber, UNISON branch secretary via email or to book your place on the coach and we will reimburse your coach seat fee.

Shining Star Awards 2013

Shining Star Awards 2013

Shining Stars 2013 logo

The hospital stars were shining brightly at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s ‘Shining Stars’ staff awards last week (Thursday 20 June 2013) – including teams nominated by Lynn News readers.


The Unison Learning and Development Award:
Winner: Kate Wong, Research Nurse, Critical Care Unit

The Unison Patient Experience Award:
Joint winners: Dr Jon Allen, consultant anaesthetist, and Jane Wolfe, Specialist Nurse, Brancaster Outpatients department.

Other winners on the night were: