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Northern region gears up for #J10

Northern region UNISON members in local government and schools will be striking on 10 July against an offer which is derisory in the extreme

Article on the UNISON National site.

Bridgend council withdraws pay-freeze plans

UNISON welcomes a victory for common sense after council ends threat to pay

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON condemns Carmarthen council for removal of trade union secondments

UNISON has condemned Carmarthen council, a Labour-led authority, for removing trade union facility secondments and has called on the council to withdraw their decision

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON consultation starts on NHS Wales terms and conditions

UNISON Cymru/Wales has started a consultation process with healthcare members working for the NHS in Wales over proposals regarding their terms and conditions of employment

Article on the UNISON National site.

Are low pay and high prices hitting you?

As part of the local government NJC 2014 pay campaign in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, UNISON is running a survey to check the impact of falling pay and rising prices

Article on the UNISON National site.

Glyndwr University withdraws attack on staff terms and conditions but proceeds with restructuring

Unions at Glyndwr University cautiously welcome decision to withdraw attacks on terms and conditions and halt compulsory redundancies

Article on the UNISON National site.

Joint union statement regarding NHS Wales proposals on workforce terms and conditions

The health unions across Wales have released a joint statement regarding the NHS Wales proposals for the terms and conditions of the NHS Wales workforce

Article on the UNISON National site.

Last week for local government members to vote for strike action over pay

There is just one week left in the NJC strike ballot with the last chance to request ballot papers on 18 June at noon, and the ballot closing on Monday 23 June.

Article on the UNISON National site.

Cardiff council proposals provoke calls for strike action

UNISON has responded with anger to proposals from Cardiff county council to reduce the workers’ hours to 36 per week

Article on the UNISON National site.

Privatising probation, what comes first: your safety or their profits?

Press release: 99% of UNISON members working for the probation service have voted against privatisation

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON Wales welcomes investment for young people

UNISON Wales welcomes the proposal from the Welsh government for further investment into the Jobs Growth Wales programme to create an additional 4,000 job opportunities for 16-24 year olds

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON calls on Welsh health minister to tackle surgery confusion

UNISON is calling on the Welsh health minister to intervene to stop the chaos and confusion being caused over whether or not orthopaedic elective surgery in the Hywel Dda health board is to be cancelled or continued

Article on the UNISON National site.

Time to celebrate teaching assistants

29 November is the chance to celebrate the valuable contribution made by teaching assistants to the education system

Article on the UNISON National site.

83 per cent of Welsh councils still commission 15 minute home care visits

UNISON Cymru/Wales has today welcomed the Welsh government’s commitment on pay for top Council officials and is calling for the deal to go one step further and cap council leader’s pay.

Article on the UNISON National site.

Senedd hosts celebration of the NHS and UNISON

UNISON Cymru/Wales is celebrating 65 years of the Welsh NHS, together with 20 years of UNISON, at an event at the Senedd in Cardiff Bay

Article on the UNISON National site.