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Trying to stop check-off for union subs ‘a silly and petty policy’

Trade Union Bill is “unfair, unnecessary and undemocratic,” says Doncaster mayor Ros Jones

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Trade Union Bill: activists briefing

A briefing for UNISON activists about the key elements in the Trade Union Bill, and how activists can get involved in the campaign against it

Media on the UNISON National site.

Time for the government to get its priorities straight

Instead of focusing on helping the country at a turbulent time, the government plans to undermine your right to be supported and represented. Will politicians see sense and drop the Trade Union Bill?

General secretary's blog on the UNISON National site.

Caerphilly council condemns the trade union bill

UNISON general secretary congratulates council on opposition to bill that ‘rips up good employment relations’

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Two week warning campaign highlights absurdity of Trade Union Bill’s social media proposals, says UNISON

UNISON has today (Friday) launched #TwoWeekWarning – an online campaign against proposed restrictions that could require unions to report planned social media activity to employers two weeks before any strike. Under the proposals associated with the Trade Union Bill, unions could also be required to notify the police and the Certification Officer – the body […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Trade Union Bill: Ballot thresholds in important public services

UNISON’s response to the BIS consultation on ballot thresholds ‘for important public services’, September 2015

Media on the UNISON National site.

The Trade Union Bill: Graeme’s story

My name is Graeme Matheson and I work as a building services engineer

Article, UNISON voices on the UNISON National site.

The Trade Union Bill: Roger’s story

Roger is 70 years old and has been retired from Sheffield City Council as an administrator since 1997

Article, UNISON voices on the UNISON National site.

Trade Union Bill briefing – Jan 2016

Find out the latest on the Trade Union Bill.

Media on the UNISON National site.

♡ UNISON poster A3

♡ UNISON A3 noticeboard poster to download.
Did you know your local UNISON branch… (print this off and fill in one of your branch achievements, or just when your branch meets).

Media on the UNISON National site.

This is a law designed to cut off criticism at a time when there is much to criticise

Not for the first time, this government has underestimated our great movement. So we will fight all the battles to come. And we’ll overcome whatever hurdles are placed in our way.

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

♡ UNISON: ‘come together’ urges Wendy Nichols

UNISON president issues call as activists and members get out and about to spread pride in the union

News on the UNISON National site.

Attacks on unions are attacks on working people too, says UNISON

UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis commens on government proposals to prevent people who work in the public sector from paying their union membership fees directly from their wages.

Press release on the UNISON National site.

UNISON and the big workplace meeting

Across the country, members join together to celebrate trade unions

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Black members pledge to keep up the fight for equality and justice

Black members met in Llandudno in late January to debate a range a motions and reaffirm their commitment to building the union and fighting injustice

Article, News on the UNISON National site.