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Branch newsletters boost profile of Edinburgh UCU

Edinburgh UCU has been raising its profile and increasing its membership by producing regular branch newsletters using newsletter templates available here over on the branch toolkit page. The templates make it very easy to produce newsletters and the guide to content is very helpful.  Distributing newsletters provides an opportunity to talk to colleagues either about…

Highlights from #anticas16

Recruiting new members to the union is one of the most difficult tasks that activists can do. Reps still get a sinking feeling when it comes to door knocking rounds or membership drives despite many years of experience. Building the recruitment capability of a branch is like flexing a muscle. It can take time to…