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Local Government Pension Scheme

Posted: 7th June 2016

Fair is Fair, deal?
As part of the LGPS 2014 agreement the local government employers committed to allowing anyone transferring out
of local government to carry on paying into the pension, this was called Fair Deal.
So if you were transferred out to a private contractor you could keep your LGPS pension.…

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Local Government Pension Scheme

Posted: 13th May 2016

Local Government Pension Scheme

What happens to my pension if I’m made redundant?

Did you know that if you are made redundant and are over the age of 55 you can take your pension without any reduction to it?

For example Jess is 56 and has built up a pension of £5,000 a year, she…

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To: All LG Key Activists

Posted: 28th April 2016

To: All LG Key Activists

Unison’s NJC Committee met yesterday and have surprisingly agreed the employer’s two year pay offer.

Unite are currently in the middle of a month long ballot to ascertain whether their members would support an industrial action ballot and we are expecting a LG bulletin shortly.

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