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Save libraries, museums and culture. Poster

Put this poster up to let people know we’re marching to end cuts to libraries, museums and culture on 3rd November in London. PDF for download only.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Camden wardens start five-day strike

Pay dispute with contractor NSL escalates in north London borough

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

A testament to the strength of feeling

Council workers from across UK pack Westminster to tell MPs ‘what’s really happening’ and urge them to Save Our Local Services

Article on the UNISON National site.

SE Local Government Committee

Date
20 September 2018 9:00am–4:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

UNISON calls for action as newspaper reveals scale of London ‘social cleansing’

UNISON is calling for action to help people in rented accommodation, as research reveals the scale of the impact of welfare reforms and rising rents on those in London in particular. The Independent has published research showing that these things have made it harder for those on low incomes to afford housing in London – […]

Article, News on the UNISON Greater London site.

UNISON campaign wins living wage at Cornwall Council

UNISON are thrilled that Cornwall Councillors voted at the full council meeting to re-instate the Living Wage Foundation pay rate for staff at the bottom of the pay structure – the majority being women.  In a joint campaign between the Trade Unions and the Labour Party, councillors were persuaded that Cornwall Council needed to continue […]

News, Press release on the UNISON South West site.

Cuts forcing social workers to ‘brink of burnout’, says UNISON

Social workers are struggling with heavy caseloads, working longer hours and going without lunch breaks, according to a survey by UNISON and Community Care magazine. Nearly half (48%) of respondents said the volume of cases they were responsible for left them feeling ‘over the limit,’ and more than half (56%) blamed staff shortages for their heavy workload. […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

RCT council to pay school assistant fees

Rhondda Cynon Taf becomes sixth Welsh council to pay registration fees for teaching assistants being introduced in April

Article, News on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

Fighting Fund Area Organiser for Milton Keynes Branch

Location
Milton Keynes
Starting salary
£35,565 plus annual subsistence allowance £2,643, pro rata
Closing date for applications
20 February 2017

Job on the UNISON South East site.

Surrey County Council Local Pension Board terms of reference version 2 Sept 2015

Media on the UNISON South East site.

Oxfordshire County Council Pension Board Constitution

Media on the UNISON South East site.

South East Local Government Autumn Conference and AGM

Date
15 – 16 September 2017
Location
Doubletree Hotel, Woking

Join us in Woking for our 2017 Autumn Conference and AGM

Event on the UNISON South East site.

South East LGPS Forum

Date
4 July 2017 10:30am–1:00pm
Location
UNISON Guildford Office

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Local Government Committee

Date
8 April 2017 10:30am–3:00pm
Location
UNISON Guildford Office

Event on the UNISON South East site.

How to improve homecare – a story from Reading

A short video on how UNISON is improving home care in Reading.

News on the UNISON South East site.