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UNISON’s women’s conference votes to support the ageing female workforce

Article on the UNISON National site.

Pension age change another blow to public sector workers, says UNISON

Wednesday 19 July 2017 For immediate release Commenting on the government’s announcement that it plans to bring forward the rise in pension age from 67 to 68 by seven years, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “This will be another bitter blow for public sector workers whose workplace retirement is also linked to the state […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

New course for branches: Introduction to Pensions

Learning and Organising Services together with the Pensions Unit have developed a one day course, Introduction to Pensions.  Aimed at branch reps from across service groups, it seeks to demystify some of the issues around pensions. It helps reps to understand their own pension queries and to support and signpost members with similar questions. The […]

On the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

High Court state pension judgment is terrible blow

“It seems perverse that the Department for Work and Pensions had no obligation to inform these women of this significant change. “But despite today's […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.