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Net news is a monthly newsletter that brings you the latest learning news. If you are a ULR, union rep or union member interested receiving this newsletter straight to your inbox please email
Welcome to September’s edition of Net News from Wales TUC. A new academic year brings lots of new courses your way - many of them free or very low-cost - plus there’s your chance to register for the new Wales TUC ULR events and lots more. We hope you enjoy it! Please feel free to cut and paste, forward on, or use sections of Net News for your own newsletters.
22 September 2016
Net News for August is a little thinner than usual but has a few 'Stop Press' items added. Please do look to see if they are of interest. Please email with articles you think would be of interest for next month's issue.
25 August 2016
We hope you enjoy July's issue of Net News. It has lots of useful information and articles for you to share.
27 July 2016
It is with heartfelt thanks to Bernice for all her work, that is so valued by so many ULRs, that we publish this issue of Net News. We wish Bernice a very happy and healthy retirement and also extend the same wishes to Angela Baugh, our North Wales Essential Skills project worker who retired on the same day! We hope you enjoy this issue.
29 June 2016
To all Network of Excellence members, Attached is the May edition of NetNews. Lots of course information, ideas for ULRs to adapt for their own workplaces and news of events and conferences. Please share with your members, colleagues, family and friends. The June ULR Network Development Days are filling up...
24 May 2016
A lot of information in this edition of Net News, do have a read there will be something for you, your members, colleagues or family. Please do share and pass on. Feel free to cut and paste into your own newsletters.
04 May 2016
Inside Net News: Rep development days, Stage 1 Rep course, apprentice opportunity in Europe, rustic furniture making, Level 4 advice & guidance qualification, Thompson Solicitors e-training, Welsh learning in Snowdonia National Park, Festival of Learning Innovation Fund, Workers Memorial Day and more links and websites. Net News supporting ULRs offering advice and guidance to union members in the workplace.
22 March 2016
The March edition of Net News is filled with details of courses, events, dates, news and useful links. Do distribute amongst your members, friends and family. Thanks to all who contributed and please keep the news coming! News items and job opportunities are often posted to our Facebook page Have you been to the Wales TUC website recently? There are several new case studies to read here: The June dates for the ULR Network meetings are below – venues will be confirmed soon. Make it a date to make! Kind regards, cofion, Bernice
04 March 2016
In Net News, change of venue, #heartunions, TUC courses, ghost walks, a Carnival of Words, fill the streets with food, conferences, seminars and much more...
21 January 2016
Lots of courses are starting this month and it’s not too late to sign up! You can share all of Net News or cut and paste the relevant bits to members and colleagues – who knows what they might be interested in? ULR Net Meetings are in February. Abergavenny, Colwyn Bay, Aberystwyth, Ebbw Vale and Newport – meetings are enjoyable with lots to learn and lots to plan for!
07 January 2016