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PCS GEC Elections 2019

PCS GEC Elections 2019

Elections for the union’s HMRC Group Executive Committee (GEC) are now open. It is vitally important that members vote in these elections. A good turnout in our elections strengthens the union and helps our representatives stand up for members. GEC elections Each year, PCS members vote to elect the GEC, which is responsible for negotiating … Continue reading

PCS AGS and NEC elections 2019

PCS AGS and NEC elections 2019

Elections for the Assistant General Secretary (AGS) and National Executive Committee (NEC) are now open. It is vitally important that members vote in these elections. A good turnout in our elections strengthens the union and helps our representatives stand up for members. AGS elections After the general secretary, the AGS post holder will be the … Continue reading

Liverpool Cathedral Sleepout

Liverpool Cathedral Sleepout

  Last Friday, 5 April, Bootle Taxes Women’s Officer Chantelle Stone and BWAC member Helen Sheridan were joined by Shirley Hockey, Women’s Officer for DWP North Merseyside Branch, Emma Hughes, former Women’s Officer from Liverpool R&C Branch, and Alison Crellin, a year 9 student from Abbot’s Lea School at the Liverpool Anglican Cathedral’s annual Sleepout … Continue reading

Bootle Taxes AGM sets campaigning agenda

Bootle Taxes AGM sets campaigning agenda

On Tuesday 26 February, the Beaky played host to the Bootle Taxes Branch Annual General Meeting. PCS members at the meeting voted for a robust campaign to save a HMRC presence in Bootle and to fight for better pay and conditions. Moving the Organising Strategy for the coming year, Organiser Phil Dickens laid out the … Continue reading

2019 Branch Annual General Meeting

2019 Branch Annual General Meeting

The Bootle Taxes Branch AGM will take place on Tuesday the 26th of February 2019 at 12:30 pm until 13:30 pm in The Beaky. You can RSVP on Facebook here. All PCS members are allowed to take their own time to attend this meeting, we have tried to arrange this so it will be in most … Continue reading

Liverpool Regional Centre announcement

Liverpool Regional Centre announcement

Members will by now have been briefed on the Liverpool regional centre announcement. Namely, that Litherland House, St John’s House and the Triad will close by summer 2020 and that Imperial Court in Liverpool will be retained alongside India Buildings. From a Bootle perspective we are very disappointed that HMRC have stated a preference to keep … Continue reading

PCS women to take part in Liverpool Sleepout

PCS women to take part in Liverpool Sleepout

The Bootle Taxes Branch Women’s Advisory Committee (BWAC) and R&C Liverpool Branch Women’s Officer are taking part in the Liverpool Cathedral Sleepout. They are asking members to sponsor them to raise money in support of vulnerable people in Merseyside. The Whitechapel Centre is Liverpool’s leading homeless charity and as part of their fundraising efforts they … Continue reading