Calling notice: Official launch UNISON Cymru/Wales manifesto

2 Manchester

UNISON Cymru/Wales will officially launch its manifesto for the forthcoming local elections in Wales on Wednesday 15 February 2017, outside Cardiff Central Library, the Hayes at 12.30pm.

UNISON General Secretary Dave Prentis, will join over 100 local government workers and council candidates from across Wales for the event. Local government workers in their various uniforms will distribute campaign postcards to members of the public. Placards and flags will make for a colourful rally.

There will be some short speeches as UNISON representatives take the crowd through everything the union will be campaigning for in the local elections. The union will say that strong local government services are the beating heart of healthy communities.

Local council workers, Dave Prentis and other UNISON representatives will be available for interview.