UNISON Chief Calls for Zero Tolerance of Racist Politics

UNISON General Secretary, Dave Prentis, will today (25 February) call for zero tolerance of the racist politics of hate peddled by the British National Party.

Key to Nations Good Health is to “Start Young” says UNISON Chief

Dave Prentis, Head of the UK

UNISON, the UK

UNISON CHIEF WARNS LABOUR OVER TWO-TIER WORKFORCE PLEDGE

General Secretary Dave Prentis calls on Government to honour commitment to end two-tier workforce. Speaking at UNISON Scottish activists conference, says it will be the “defining issue” in our dealing with the Government.

UNISON ANNOUNCES MAJOR ANTI-RACISM OFFENSIVE TO HALT BNP

UNISON announces major campaign against growing threat of racism and BNP. General Secretary, Dave Prentis, speaks to the union’s black members conference in Cardiff.

Letwin’s Spending Plans

UNISON General Secretary, Dave Prentis, has dismissed as

David Bennett Report – UNISON Reaction

Commenting on the Inquiry into the death of David

EUROPE PARLIAMENT VOTE TO END EXCESSIVE WORKING HOURS

UNISON welcomes vote of European Parliament to end Britain’s opt-out from the working time directive. Long hours culture and abuse of workforce should end.

UNISON CHIEF CALLS FOR END TO TWO-TIER WORKFORCE IN PUBLIC SERVICES

UNISON calls for end to two-tier workforce to be extended across the public services. General Secretary, Dave Prentis, speaking to conference of senior officials in Wales.

Unison Wins Momentous Changes to Law in Unfair Dismissal Cases

Employers must tackle bullying or pay the price said UNISON, the UK

Star Rating Review – UNISON Reaction

UNISON, the UK

GOVERNMENT SHOULD FUND UNION DEVELOPMENT TO EVEN UP THE ODDS WITH BUSINESS, SAYS UNISON CHIEF

UNISON urges Government to set up union development fund, arguing that unions need help to modernise in the same way business gets Government help.

Private sector Rip-off NHS

Commenting on the news that the NHS is being charged well over the odds by independent hospitals, Karen Jennings, UNISON Head of Health said:

UNISON SAYS TACKLE OBESITY AT SCHOOL

Dave Prentis supports plans to consult on the nation’s health and argues that schools have key role to play in tackling obesity and diet at an early age.

UNISON JOINS UNITE AGAINST FASCISM CAMPAIGN

UNISON joins new campaign to alert public to threat of fascism, particulary BNP and designs on winning seats in forthcoming elections. Dave Prentis, General Secretary, speaks at launch.