Opening the public sector pay debate at the 149th Trades Union Congress in Brighton, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “For millions of public service workers struggling to survive, there is no more pressing issue than lifting the pay cap. “We’ve seen years of brutal austerity and vicious attacks on public services, overseen by an […]
Parliament has spoken out loudly and clearly against a disastrous no-deal Brexit, yet Boris Johnson and his government still appear determined to crash the UK out of the EU without a deal. The uncertainty and chaos of a no-deal Brexit could push an already under pressure NHS over the edge with patients the biggest losers, […]
- 7 December 2018 9:30am–5:00pm
- Sussex Downs College
This course has been designed for all Trade Union Reps and officials. Recent TUC research has found that sexual harassment is a serious workplace issue. Those on the receiving end can be left feeling humiliated and undermined. The Sexual Harassment course will help union reps challenge attitudes to sexual harassment and give you guidance on […]
- 12 May 2018 8:00am–5:30pm
- Layby next to Reading Magistrates Court, Castle Street, Reading RG1 7SB
This form below is for booking a place on the UNISON coach leaving from central Reading at 8am on Saturday 12 May 2018. Tickets are free for members and their families. You can book up to six tickets per transaction. We will need passenger details for everyone in your party, please ensure you complete all […]
- 12 May 2018 11:00am–4:00pm
- London: Victoria Embankment to Hyde Park
The TUC has called a national demonstration on Saturday 12 May in London. This is going to be a key moment in the fight for public services.
- 17 October 2017 2:00pm–6:00pm
- Parliament Square, Westminster, London
As part of UNISON’s ’Pay Up Now!’ campaign UNISON has persuaded the TUC to call a lobby of Conservative MPs at Westminster ahead of the Budget in November. The lobby on Tuesday 17 October 2017 and involves a rally too. Targeted lobby of Conservative MPs from 2pm – 4pm Rally in Parliament Square from 4.30pm – […]
This afternoon at the TUC, I was proud to lead the debate on public sector pay. For UNISON’s 1.3 million members, and millions more like them, there is no more important issue.