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As a member of GMB you are one of around 70,000 members in the Northern Region across all workplaces and industries.

As you may be aware there are numerous benefits in being a GMB member including a number of carefully selected additional services.

The GMB represents thousands of members every year, recovering millions of pounds in compensation. Learn more about our legal service here…

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Why not find out what the GMB can do for you?

Maybe you’ve heard about us at work, 1 in 32 employees are a member of the GMB and we are recognised in 34 of the UK’s top 50 companies.

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As a member of the GMB you have rights at work. The GMB provides representation and services across all workplaces and industries.

The GMB are leading the way in campaigning for better health and safety at work. Find out more...





16/09/2015 - Union Attacks Durham Tees Airport Over Pensions (PDF)
10/08/2015 - Further Round of Strikes Called at Sellafield (PDF)
24/07/2015 - Water Dispute Unions Balloting Members (PDF)
17/07/2015 - Strike Action to Commence at Sellafield Plant (PDF)




Sick and Accident Society Draw Winners for July 2015

1st Prize of £150 - G Clifford, Sellafield Industrial Branch
2nd Prize of £100- N Fitzsimmons, Sellafield Industrial Branch
3rd Prize of £50 - S Lemon, Sellafield Industrial Branch

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