‘This coalition boasts that the economy is growing by over 3%, but claims there is no money for our members – where is the money going?’
UNISON’s local government and school support workers have voted yes to strike action in a dispute over pay. The low paid, mainly women, workers have faced a 3 year pay freeze and have now been offered a 1% pay rise.
Local government conference hears of the negative impacts on Black, migrant, women and LGBT workers of zero-hours contracts
UNISON’s local government conference in Brighton heard of the millions of members and service users who were bearing the brunt of the government’s austerity agenda