Regional Council policy
These resolutions were passed at the October London Transport Regional Council Meeting.
Right to elect workplace representatives - Jubilee South Branch
This branch is disgusted with the attacks being made by management and the devious methods they are using to try not to recognise our rep for Stratford/North Greenwich depots.
Jason Moriarty, elected for this position by members of the branch, has refused to be recognised by LUL, despite him previously being the rep, and having had full recognition.
London Transport Regional Council passed the following resolution at its May 2012 meeting:
This union notes the government’s announcement of changes to provision for children with special needs. While the current system is not perfect, these proposals will cut provision, and are a significant attack on support for the most needy kids and the jobs of those education workers who support them.
This Branch/Region notes:
Christopher Alder, a former paratrooper, died in police custody in 1998. Christopher Alder choked to death on the floor of a police station in Hull where the CCTV recorded officers chatting and saying that Christopher was faking illness. They also appear to be making monkey noises at him and laughing.
That London Transport Regional Council note that talks with the Leadership of the RMT and TSSA has reached an apparent impasse.
This is amongst the Leadership.
There has been no rank and file campaign on this matter among either Unions membership in London.
That the LTRC Executive look into the possibility of meeting with LTRC RMT members and Tssa members in an effort to work closer together.
That the London Transport Regional Council BEM, joins up with organisations and individual such as the Haiti First Haiti Now Reparation Campaign, Global Afrikan Congressuk, Pan Afrikan Society Community Forum, MPs and others interested in Reparation campaigning in 2012.
The 2012 campaign should have a number of mini conference leading up to the Annual Reparation Conference on Thursday the 23rd August.
These should be held on the following dates:-
1)Saturday 28th April at the TUC Black Workers Conference
2)Saturday 26th May Afrikan Liberation day
The following resolution submitted by Neasden Branch was carried unanimously at the Regional Council meeting on November 24th.
This region notes that London Underground has advocated a four year pay deal as a deal that provides stability for the company and its staff.Now that the pay deal has been accepted, this region calls for an agreement achieving the same stability,over the same timescale,regarding staff numbers.
The following resolution submitted by Central line West was carried unanimously at the November 24th Regional Council meeting.
This regional council notes the young member’s conference is to be held in London in Feb 2012.
This region further notes the conference is very well attended and is growing. It is the lifeblood of the union.
This region further notes that many members the London region have played an active role in the conference over the years.
This region agrees
1/ To offer assistance with arrangement of the conference
2/To offer speakers for the conference
The following resolution submitted by Jubilee South was carried unanimously at the 24th Nov Regional Council meeting.
The following resolution submitted by LU Engineering and Jubilee South and amended by the LTRC executive was carried unanimously at the Regional Council meeting on the 24th November.
This region resolves:
The following resolution submitted by Finsbury Park Branch was carried unanimously at the October 27th Regional Council meeting.