The law requires all union General Secretaries to submit themselves for re-election at least every five years. To comply with this regulation, an election must be held for the position of General Secretary of Accord before 2 October 2022.
Accord’s PEC has elected Allison Howie from Glasgow and Richard Joyce from Southampton as Vice Presidents for the PEC term which runs up until the 2024 Biennial Delegate Conference.
Lloyds Banking Group is making changes to the way pregnant colleagues are treated now that Covid related government restrictions and guidance have moved on.
Now that all UK countries have removed remaining restrictions, LBG – like most businesses – is changing some of its own. This update covers what changes the business is making for staff working in the branch networks.
The closure of 20 Lloyds and 8 Halifax branches has been announced today with the closures scheduled between August and November 2022.
An update on the latest consultations between Accord and LBG Customer Services, including a new approach to pay progression and role reviews.
Mental Health Awareness Week starts today and this year’s theme is loneliness. This blog posts looks at the ways you can get involved and show your support, how to improve mental wellbeing at work and the available support.
Lloyds Banking Group has announced plans to close the Bournemouth Holdenhurst Road site and for colleagues to use the new Branch Community Office in Poole from early 2023.
Accord has asked for interim measures from Lloyds Banking Group following further inflation increases and to assist with the rises in fuel and energy costs. The union also has upcoming joint discussions about the Group's Q1 results and the GPS Award.