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Pensions Update – December 2017

In BARP, NAPS, Pensions by GMB x54 Communications

Due to operational disruption, Branch x54 reps were not released to attend the GMB all reps meeting in early December, to discuss the next stages of our pensions consultation. Further details have now been emailed to Branch x54 members, including copies of Newsbriefs 8 and 9. We are not happy with these changes (detailed in our email) but we will …

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Pensions Update No. 5

In BARP, NAPS, Pensions by GMB x54 Communications

Dear Colleagues, Thank you to all members who took part in GMB consultation exercise regards the company proposals on your pensions. The response from members, and the views expressed at various consultations will be taken onboard by your GMB negotiating team. GMB prides ourselves on listening to our members views, and we wanted to thank you for taking up your valuable time, …

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GMB Pensions Consultation Complete

In BARP, NAPS, Pensions by GMB x54 Communications

Today (13th November) saw the completion of the GMB member consultation, on the proposed changes to the NAPS and BARP pensions schemes. We would like to thank all our members for getting involved in this consultation, for getting informed and for having their say. The consultation with the company continues to the end of November. We will feedback the general …

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Pensions Sessions 6th November

In BARP, NAPS, Pensions by GMB x54 Communications

Our GMB Pensions Consultation continues until 13th November. We want to involve as many members as possible, what. It’s time for you to get informed, have your say and fight for your future. As part of the GMB Consultation, we are running four sessions on 6th November at the Arora Theatre, Sofitel (Terminal 5). The sessions will be approximately an …

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GMB Pensions Consultation

In BARP, NAPS, Pensions by GMB x54 Communications

A GMB members consultation exercise will start on Monday, 23rd October. This will give our members the chance to find out more and to have their say. We are urging our members to take part, whichever pension scheme you are in. Further details have been both posted and emailed to GMB BA members. For additional information please contact one of your …

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Pensions Update – Joint Trade Union Newsletter 2

In BARP, NAPS, Pensions by GMB x54 Communications

To all Unite, BALPA and GMB members in British Airways 4 October 2017 BA Pensions  –  Joint Trade Union Newsletter #2 Dear Colleague Following the joint Union Reps meeting held on Monday 2 October, we met with BA for the second formal consultation meeting on Tuesday 3 October. All Unions advised BA of the mandate from their stewards and the …

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BA Pensions Closure

In BARP, NAPS, Pensions by GMB x54 Communications

Unions demand urgent talks over British Airways pension closure Responding to today’s (Thursday 7 September) announcement by British Airways that it intends to close its main defined benefit pension scheme (NAPS), Unite and GMB issued the following statement: “Unite and GMB within British Airways must express on behalf of our members and in the strongest possible terms, both our dismay …

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Mixed Fleet Solidarity Always

In #BALowPayNoWay, Mixed Fleet by GMB x54 Communications

Again (at time of publishing) our brothers and sisters of Mixed Fleet Unite will be taking further industrial action. The strike actions will commence on 1st July until 16th July. The GMB Union again fully support Mixed Fleet Unite members in their dispute with the company and will continue to show solidarity where ever we can. We call on BA …