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UNISON backs Keir Starmer to be the next leader of the Labour Party

MP is best placed to unite party and win power

North West hospital strikes end as UNISON reaches settlement

Agreement brings significant pay rise for outsourced health workers

Don’t be fooled by the Conservatives’ festive promises for the NHS

Loosening the stranglehold on funding shouldn’t be mistaken for generosity

Grant reversal not enough on its own to boost student nursing numbers

The government must abolish tuition fees

Register increase good news, but hard line on immigration could damage numbers

Rise still leaves the NHS short of what’s needed

A&E waiting times show NHS ‘on its knees’, says UNISON

New government must deliver on health service promises

Health staff and patients are being fleeced with parking fees

Huge parking fees aren’t the solution to hospital funding shortfalls

Shocking picture of austerity cuts to local services is revealed by UNISON

Hundreds of youth centres, libraries and public toilets causing huge impact on communities

Boris Johnson has been caught out once again

Commenting on new government documents uncovered by the Labour Party suggesting the Prime Minister has misled the public over post-Brexit customs checks for Northern Ireland, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Once again, government documents show you can’t trust Boris Johnson. “His reckless approach and cavalier disregard for the truth is putting at risk the hard-won peace in […]

Waiting to see a GP is no laughing matter

New film highlights appointment frustration felt by millions

Sheffield mental health workers to strike as government cuts put ‘people at risk’

Some people in need not seen for nearly two years

Hold all bosses to account that exploit low-paid staff, says UNISON

Employees across the UK are struggling to live on poverty wages

Ambulance delays down to nine-year NHS funding squeeze

Ambulances queuing outside A&E departments have become a common and distressing sight. It’s frustrating for crews who need to be on their way to the next emergency call and worrying for patients waiting to be seen.

Npower collapse is a ‘cruel blow’ for employees, says UNISON

Energy retail sector would be better handled in public ownership

School technician cuts put safety at risk

Survey finds growing concern amongst staff

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