Trans Awareness week: Clothes Drive

Colleague Benefits for NCL members

At Newcastle University, we are committed to providing a great range of benefits and discounts for our colleagues. A selection of these are: NCL Rewards is the Newcastle University discounts website exclusively for University colleagues.   With access to 6,500 leading discounts at national retailers, discounts on holidays and cash back on purchases, there is something […]


Unison’s Cost of Living campaign launch

Dear colleagues,   Cost of Living UNISON’s Cost of Living Campaign launches next week. As part of it, UNISON Welfare are launching the Energy Support Fund to help members with rising fuel costs. Phase 1 will open for applications (via the UNISON website) at 11am on 5 October. Phase 1 will be closed once the […]

University staff reject below-inflation pay offer and vote on strike action

Thousands of university workers including administrators, cleaners, security and catering staff will vote today on whether to strike over pay. Employees overwhelmingly rejected a 3% pay offer from the University and Colleges Employers Association in May. More than four in five (83%) workers turned down the increase that does little to help with the crushing […]