Conference agrees to organise and recruit more workers under 25
Speaking at UNISON’s annual national conference today (Tuesday) in Brighton, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “This year marks 25 years of UNISON. It’s a year to celebrate and to commemorate all the work of those who went before us. “UNISON was born in an era of the right – facing a Conservative government pandering to the […]
Barnstorming speech at UNISON’s national delegate conference celebrates the triumphs of the past 25 years – and the successes to come
Union vows to fight for the rights of all people in Northern Ireland
The future of further education provision is in jeopardy, conference hears
UNISON president opens union’s national delegate conference in Brighton
Local government conference vows to fight to protect facility time
High rental costs mean many public service employees in England are spending more than a third of their wages on rent, according to research published today (Tuesday) by UNISON. Hospital porters are struggling the most, with rents effectively unaffordable for them in all nine English regions. The most expensive areas for porters are London, the […]
Local authorities are not doing enough to protect workers’ rights globally, according to research published today (Monday) by UNISON. According to the report Ethical Procurement in UK Local Authorities, produced by People & Planet on behalf of UNISON, only eight of the 190 local authorities looked at had a standalone ethical procurement policy. The UK […]
Union’s energy group conference debates privatisation, renationalisation and hydrogen gas
Local government conference vows to campaign for libraries and cultural services.
The NHS needs a funding guarantee, not just a pledge
Glasgow janitors and Birmingham social workers applauded as they tell local government conference of their campaigns.