Proposals could protect the NHS from a no-deal Brexit

It’s time to draw a line under a system that continually wastes time and money

UNISON appoints national nursing officer

Stuart Tuckwood has been appointed UNISON’s national nursing officer to help the union promote and defend the interests of nurses. He took up the position this month (September). A registered adult nurse, Stuart spent the past five years at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, where he worked in major trauma rehabilitation and later as a charge […]

The UK needs a Labour government, says UNISON

Jeremy Corbyn has set out “inspiring vision” for future

In pictures: UNISON backing the school climate strike

As part of Green UNISON Week, members across the regions supported the school climate strikes and took action themselves

The entrance of the Supreme Court

Court decision shows Boris Johnson isn’t fit to be Prime Minister

Commenting on the Supreme Court ruling today (Tuesday) that the decision to suspend Parliament was unlawful, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “A man who thinks he’s above the law is a man not fit to be Prime Minister. “His blatant attempt to shut down democracy has failed. Now politicians can return to holding the […]

Labour would change social care for the better

UNISON welcomes set of solid proposals that will improve the lives of so many

A Labour government would mean social care gets the attention it deserves, says UNISON

Proposals will transform lives of those in need and care workers

The NHS, its patients and its staff all need a Labour government, says UNISON

Dave Prentis tells Labour to stand united at conference to protect the NHS

We need ‘unity and a focus on winning the upcoming election’, says UNISON

Dave Prentis calls for Labour to concentrate on beating Boris Johnson

Blog: Climate change is the greatest single threat humanity faces

The NEC declared this week Green UNISON Week and up and down the country our branches have responded. From canteen stalls, solidarity selfies, new volunteers for branch green reps, tree planting and using lunch hours to join climate strike rallies.

‘We will play a leading role in chasing the Tories out of town’

UNISON set to lead the protest at the Conservative party conference in Manchester with the message: don’t Trump our NHS

SSE planned sale shows precarious nature of UK energy market, says UNISON

“The sale is yet another sign that the UK’s energy sector is in a precarious state.”

An election is coming, so …

For change to happen we all need to vote. And the first step to being able to vote is to make sure you’re registered to vote

Addaction staff strike over broken pay promises

Local MPs back drug and alcohol support workers, who were told that pay rises would match NHS workers

Blog: Incredible UNISON women leading the way

These are just some of the incredible UNISON women leading the way not only in our union, but across our labour movement. Their successes are something that we should be proud of and shout loudly about – as we encourage others to follow in their footsteps.