Plans to abolish ‘no-fault’ evictions are welcome, says union, but more needs to be done for private tenants
Unions publish joint claim which also calls for two lowest pay points to be deleted
New funding must allow existing staff to develop their careers and a comprehensive and rewarding apprenticeship programme is needed to bring new recruits into the NHS
The Trussell Trust distributed a record 1.6 million emergency food parcels in the past year, amid renewed calls for government to end the five-week wait for Universal Credit
Lyra McKee’s death last week shocked us all. Today as her funeral takes place, we share in the collective grief and sadness at the loss of a friend of our union.
There’s a huge amount of work to do, but I know that our union is up to the task – and that every time we build our union, we make it easier to support, defend and represent our members in the decades to come.
Ministers must put commitments into action to stop violent attacks
Hundreds of further education (FE) staff will today (Tuesday) vote on taking strike action over pay, says UNISON. Employees at 14 colleges* across England will take part in the ballot including institutions in Bradford, Norwich and Brighton. The dispute is over a national pay offer** from employers which UNISON has rejected and described as ‘derisory’. The […]
UNISON report shows how austerity is damaging the environmental health service provided by councils
As we go for some spring growth in may, what does the data from Grovember tell us? What useful lessons can we pick out from it?
Offer still falls ‘far short’ of joint union pay claim, says head of education Jon Richards
Staff and investors should seize opportunity at Centrica AGM
UNISON research shows that LGPS disinvestment from fossil fuels is still slow
The country needs a grown-up relationship with Europe and one that takes account of the June 2016 result.