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Extortionate parking charges and fines for health staff, patients and visitors must stop, says UNISON

Exorbitant hospital parking charges have increasingly become the norm in England because the NHS is so starved of funds.

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Scrapping unfair parking charges ‘is the right thing to do’, says UNISON

Welcoming the Labour Party’s pledge to end hospital parking charges for patients, visitors and NHS staff, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “The cost of hospital parking is heaping excessive financial pressure on health employees who’ve gone for years without a decent pay rise. “Extortionate parking costs are bad enough, but NHS staff are also […]

Press release on the UNISON National site.

The tyranny of hospital car parking charges

UNISON believes that health workers should not be charged to park at the hospital they work at. That’s why we’re asking all NHS trusts in England to make parking free for all staff within two years. And a recent success for members in Norfolk, shows what is possible

Article, health on the UNISON National site.

UNISON calls for Queen Elizabeth Hospital car park charge increase to be dropped

17 April 2018 For immediate use UNISON calls for Queen Elizabeth Hospital car park charge increase to be dropped UNISON, the trade union representing staff at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, has reacted with anger at the decision by the trust to increase car park charges by nearly 30%. The increase will affect patients, visitors and staff. […]

News, Press release on the UNISON Eastern site.

Government must abolish tuition fees for all health trainees, says UNISON

Every healthcare student should be offered grants, and tuition fees scrapped.

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Health staff and patients are being fleeced with parking fees

Huge parking fees aren’t the solution to hospital funding shortfalls

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Don’t be fooled by the Conservatives’ festive promises for the NHS

Loosening the stranglehold on funding shouldn’t be mistaken for generosity

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Hospital staff paying ‘extortionate’ charges to park at work, says UNISON

Some hospitals are charging NHS staff, including low-waged nurses and porters, ‘extortionate’ fees of nearly £100 a month to park, says UNISON today (Wednesday). The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust is one of the top chargers with full-time staff paying £85.38 a month to park at the Royal Free Hospital site. Others include the […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Free parking is important recognition of vital health workers, says UNISON

“This support from local councils and health trusts, in response to UNISON’s call for free parking, is important recognition that so many staff are going above and beyond to save […]

Article, News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Free parking is an important recognition of vital health workers, says UNISON

Cost will be one less worry for stretched staff

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Hospital parking: staff at some trusts paying 200 times more than others

Parking outside work is becoming more and more of a problem for NHS staff in England.

Article, P.S data on the UNISON National site.

Hospital staff paying ‘extortionate’ charges to park at work, says UNISON

Some hospitals are charging NHS staff, including low-waged nurses and porters, ‘extortionate’ fees of nearly £100 a month to park, says UNISON today (Wednesday). The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust is one of the top chargers with full-time staff paying £85.38 a month to park at the Royal Free Hospital site. Others include the […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.