School support staff have borne the brunt of funding cuts

‘The Chancellor needs to stop snipping away at children’s education and properly invest in their future’

Devon and Exeter hospital porters plan new action

New November strike announced if hospital doesn’t withdraw threat to impose 12-hour shifts

Graphic from the cover of the ethical care charter document

Sheffield signs up to the Ethical Care Charter

Yorkshire council becomes the largest local authority to sign UNISON’s charter

UNISON speaking up for public services placards tied to railing

Consultation on political fund changes following the Trade Union Act

Second round consultation setting out the principles and propositions that will underpin rule changes necessary to put the settlement in place

UNISON calls for swift deal on Brexit transition

General secretary stresses that British workers must not be expected to pay for Brexit as they have with the financial crisis

photo of young girl in mask and cape alongisde social media tag #ourhealthheroes

Vote now for your health hero

Help celebrate the unsung heroes of the NHS – voting closes on 6 November

Photo credit: Ben Brooksbank

From explosions to asbestos – the history of health and safety

Find out how we got to where we are with health and safety regulation

Joint statement on value of multi-professional team working

CODP joins royal colleges and other professional organisations to stress the importance of professional team working to quality and standards of patient care

Figures reveal toll of asbestos in schools

From teaching assistants to teachers to pupils, asbestos in schools is a killer and cuts to school funding can only make the situation worse

Pay Up Now! – a serious campaign and it’s working, NEC hears

UNISON executive receives update on work around pay and agrees next steps

UNISON takes Pay Up Now! campaign to MPs

As rising inflation increases the pressure on public service workers’ pay, UNISON tells MPs rises must be funded properly and be for the whole team

Exeter hospital porters appeal for support

Porters taking action over management plans for 12-hour shifts appeal for donations to hardship fund

‘Now is the time to win for our members’

UNISON general secretary speaks at union’s police and justice service group conference

Thousands march in Edinburgh to demand: Pay Up Now!

5,000 march through Scottish capital to demand an end to the public sector pay cap

Schools funding is still in crisis – prepare to lobby

Join us for a Lobby Against School Cuts to show MPs that, despite the Department of Education’s welcome rethink, there is still a problem