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How to join the campaign against the Trade Union Bill

As part of our campaign to stop the government’s Trade Union Bill the TUC is organising a lobby of parliament on 2 November 2015. We want MPs to hear directly from their constituents that: The Bill threatens the right to strike Employers will be able to break strikes by bringing in agency workers to cover for […]

Article, News on the UNISON Eastern site.

TUC lobby of parliament against the trade union bill

Date
2 November 2015 1:00pm–5:00pm
Location
Central Hall Westminster, Storey's Gate, Westminster, London, SW1H 9NH

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Lights, selfies, action!

From I ♡unions week to fighting the trade union bill, it’s been a busy few months for UNISON members. We’ve collected just some of the highlights of what you have been doing online.

Blogs, Digital on the digital.unison site.

UNISON celebrates trade unions in the community

UNISON Cymru Wales will warn what society stands to lose with the UK Conservative government’s Trade Union Bill

Article, News on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

Welsh councils and unions unite to oppose Trade Union Bill

Cymru/Wales local government employers defend facility time, check-off and union rights for council workers

Article, News on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

Opposition to Trade Union Bill continues

Hyndburn council and Welsh government are latest bodies to oppose attack on rights of their workers

Article, News on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

A brief guide to the progress of the trade union bill through parliament

The Bill has now had both its first and seconds readings in the House of Commons and now moves onto the committee stage.  So, what does this mean for our campaign against it? At the first reading the title of the Bill was read out. That was it. No speeches and no debate. At the […]

Article, News on the UNISON Eastern site.

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

Attacks on unions are attacks on working people too, says UNISON Commenting on government proposals to prevent people who work in the public sector from paying their union membership fees directly from their wages, UNISON Eastern Regional Secretary Glyn Hawker said: “This latest malicious manoeuvre from ministers shows how far they are prepared to go […]

News, Press release on the UNISON Eastern 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.

Trade union pride march and rally

Date
5 March 2016 11:00am–1:30pm
Location
National Museum, Cathays Park, Cardiff, CF10 3NP

Event on the UNISON National site.

‘Draconian’ trade union bill passes second reading

MPs from all parties condemn the ‘most significant, sustained and partisan attack’ on workers’ rights in 30 years

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

‘This is our time to smash the consensus’

UNISON general secretary welcomes new language of opposition at TUC congress in Brighton today

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Defending the right to strike!

Date
9 September 2015 6:00pm–10:00pm
Location
Curtis Mayfield House, Carliol Square, Newcastle, NE1 6UF

Event on the UNISON National site.

UNISON’s NEC nominates Dave Prentis

National Executive Council makes decision on opening day of nomination period

News on the UNISON National site.