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European citizens to lobby MPs over right to remain in UK post-Brexit

Nurses, social workers and teaching assistants will be among EU citizens who will today (Monday) lobby MPs over their right to remain in the UK. The lobby is aimed at urging the government to guarantee immediately that these citizens will be able to stay post-Brexit. There are more than three million EU citizens living in […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

UNISON LGPS petition forces parliamentary debate

Petition was launched as part of the campaign against attempt to control what pension funds are invested in

News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON takes One Team NHS campaign to Parliament

Union calls on MPs to sign up to Early Day Motion and back the campaign backing healthcare support workers in the NHS

Article on the UNISON National site.

Save NHS bursary march – London

Date
9 January 2016 11:00am–2:00pm
Location
St Thomas' hospital, Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7EH

Organised by King’s College student nurses and midwives, the march will start at St Thomas’ Hospital at 12pm, walk down York Road to Waterloo Bridge, across the Strand and Whitehall before finishing outside Downing Street, where a selection of speakers will talk about the impact of the NHS bursary.   Outcome

Event on the UNISON Greater London site.

Help halt the government attack on housing

New UNISON briefing on government’s Housing and Planning Bill highlights risks and offer advice on what you can do

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to lobby Welsh peers on Trade Union Bill

Peers will be warned that the Trade Union Bill is ‘a regressive step that will harm good industrial relations’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Ministers must admit how many on tax credits will lose out, says Dave Prentis

The government must come clean on the numbers of working people who will be worse off as a result its cuts to tax credits next year

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Pay: Join the lobby on 17 October

Make sure the politicians hear our call to Pay Up Now! – at Westminster and online

News on the UNISON National site.

Agency workers and others – MPs want to hear from you

Have your say as Commons committee calls for public contributions to its inquiry into ‘the future world of work and workers’ rights’

Article on the UNISON National site.

Rally shows strength of feeling over trade union bill

Workers travel from across the UK to tell their MPs their concerns over trade union bill

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Dave Prentis urges MPs to extend Article 50 notice period

The full text of Mr Prentis’s email to Labour MPs reads: Throughout this period of Brexit uncertainty, UNISON’s […]

News on the UNISON National site.

Take action against Philip Hammond’s comments on disability

Ask your MP to sign an Early Day Motion asking the Chancellor to retract his comments

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Queen’s Speech: A failure to tackle the real problems Britain faces

A Conservative Party at war with itself, already out of ideas little over a year on from election day and a Prime Minister so afraid of his own shadow that he’s abandoned any semblance of a serious legislative agenda.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Government withdraws plan to stop check-off for subs payment

‘Now at least UNISON can concentrate on campaigning to protect public sector employees at work and the services they deliver’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Tribunal fees deny thousands justice, union tells MPs

UNISON tells select committee that there are 70% fewer claims for justice since tribunal fees were introduced

Article on the UNISON National site.