Cutting the income tax for people earning more than £1m per year has deprived the Exchequer of more than £8.6bn over the past five years, according to new analysis by UNISON published today (Sunday). The April 2013 decision to cut the top rate of income tax from 50p to 45p has also saved the richest […]
Assistant general secretary stresses the importance of unions
Vice-president opens LGBT conference with thanks to delegates for all they’ve achieved
Government plans to reform social care will fall short and won’t get to grips with the huge problems affecting the sector, if the work to shape next year’s green paper fails to involve the views of the UK’s million strong workforce, says UNISON. The Cabinet Office has today announced that the government is to engage […]
UNISON survey launched to find out what school meals staff have to say
The council is backing UNISON’s campaigns on ending the public sector pay cap and promoting dignity in social care
The government must make the right choice, after so many years of making the wrong choices.
Local government workers are the lowest paid in the public sector. This pay rise is affordable and long overdue.
NHS employees as a whole are struggling to survive on just their basic pay.
The government needs to take action in next week’s budget
UNISON backs a raft of amendments aimed at protecting the rights of its members
This government must show it is willing and able to prepare our country for the challenges of the future – and its treatment of vital public services like further education will show how serious ministers really are about governing
This bolt from the blue will have left many of the companies’ employees feeling decidedly anxious
Giving public service workers a pat on the back isn’t going to put food on their table