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UNISON to launch public services manifesto

With less than a year to go to the general election, UNISON is launching its manifesto for public services

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON tells TUC delegates: ‘We must challenge the dogma that the market knows best’

UNISON delegates speak at range of TUC motions condemning effects of government policy across public services

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UNISON urges members to lobby their MPs over new ‘gagging law’

New law threatens to gag charities, NGOs, blogs, think-tanks, trade unions and other campaigning organisations by severely restricting how much money they can spend on political campaigning in the year running up to a general election

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON launches hard-hitting new ad campaign

‘People before profits’ is the message behind a new advertising campaign, designed to warn people about the dangers lurking in government plans to privatise more public services

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UNISON brands plans to privatise probation service as ‘dangerously misguided’

Plans will dismantle the probation service, which has been 105 years in the making, adds the union

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Public sector probation trusts to be ruled out of bidding for probation services

Union accuses the justice minister of deliberately dismantling the probation service

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Police and Justice Annual report 2013

UNISON Police and Justice Annual Report 2013

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Procurement factsheet (Wales)

A factsheet outlining the statutory framework for procurement in Wales

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Procurement factsheet (N Ireland)

A factsheet outlining the statutory framework for procurement in Northern Ireland

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Stop Police Privatisation tin badges

A round tin badge with the text Stop Police Pirvatisation

Media on the UNISON National site.

Interserve confirms it will pay 2012 probation pay award to ex-probation staff

UNISON members working for the company can expect to receive their pay rise, including any back pay, on 28 March

Article on the UNISON National site.

Factsheet 36 – The cost of Privatisation

All this is coming at a time when trusts are already making cuts to staff and services to find efficiency savings.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Procurement factsheet (Scotland)

A factsheet outlining the statutory framework for procurement in Scotland

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Think Twice commissioning leaflet

joint UNISON, APSE & LGIU document looking at the role of elected members in commissioning

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An introduction to procurement

This guide is a shorter version of UNISON’s detailedguidance on procurement and commissioning It outlines the process and explains what resources are available for branches. Available as a pdf for downloading only

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