Boots campaign features in the latest Unions 21 podcast

In the latest podcast from Unions 21, Becky Wright and Simon Sapper talk union recognition with Paul Day of the PDA Union and hear all about how Boots' senior management denied their pharmacists an independent voice at work for eight years and how, by never giving up, the PDAU changed that.

Fri 29th March 2019 PDA Union

Unions 21 exists to support unions to increase their influence, impact and effectiveness within the world of work.  They publish a regular podcast series highlighting notable developments in the trade union world and this month’s episode focuses on the PDAU recognition campaign at Boots.

The main item in this podcast is an interview with Paul Day, Director of the PDA who in 30 minutes explains the ups and downs and eventual outcome of an eight year campaign fought by Boots pharmacists.  You can listen to the podcast here:

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The Unions 21 podcasts are a great subscription for anyone interested in trade unions and this episode also includes a summary of reports from European Trade Union InstituteOffice of National Statistics,  and European Trade Unions Confederation about the current and future world of work and gives a plug to Waterstones workers’ campaign to be paid the Living Wage.

The Pharmacists' Defence Association is a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England; Company No 4746656.

The Pharmacists' Defence Association is an appointed representative in respect of insurance mediation activities only of
The Pharmacy Insurance Agency Limited which is registered in England and Wales under company number 2591975
and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Register No 307063)

The PDA Union is recognised by the Certification Officer as an independent trade union.

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