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Brexit could drive up energy bills, says UNISON

Energy bills for millions of consumers could rise and power supplies may be more vulnerable if the UK votes to leave the EU later this week, says UNISON today (Monday). On the day of its annual energy conference taking place in Brighton, UNISON is warning that the fanciful claims made by leave campaigners, who have […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Shadow minister praises UNISON’s work for a living wage water industry

WET conference vows to keep up the pressure to ensure “the living wage for all in the water industry”

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON’s referendum campaign reaches new heights

‘Don’t risk our NHS, vote to remain in the EU’ urges giant banner at UNISON Centre

Article on the UNISON National site.

Health committee chair makes the right choice on EU vote, says UNISON

Having listened carefully to both sides of the debate, I believe our NHS & research will be safer if Britain remains in the EU — Sarah Wollaston MP (@sarahwollaston) June 8, 2016 Responding to the defection of Sarah Wollaston MP to the Remain camp over claims the NHS would benefit financially if the UK voted […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Migration and the EU referendum

UNISON produces two new factsheets on migration and an inclusive Europe as part of campaign for a Remain vote in the EU referendum on 23 June

Article on the UNISON National site.

NEC report UNISON Branch EU Referendum Consultation Report

NEC report UNISON Branch EU Referendum Consultation Report April final 2016 V3 with late branches recorded (2)

Media on the UNISON National site.

Employers encouraged to pay EU workers’ ‘settled status’ fees

UNISON publishes new guidance for branches, and a model letter to public-service employers, as pilot scheme is rolled out across the UK in November, based on employment

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Avoid a catastrophic ‘no deal’ at all costs, says UNISON

Commenting on the Brexit vote today (Tuesday) UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “The country has no faith in the prime minister’s ability to get her Brexit deal passed, now it’s clear MPs don’t either. It’s time for a vote of no confidence and a general election so people can vote in a new government […]

Press release on the UNISON National site.

One Day Without Us

On Monday February 20, to coincide with UN World Day of Social Justice, a migrant group call “One Day without Us” is inviting for 24 hours migrants from inside and outside the European Union, and everyone who supports them, to celebrate the contribution that migrants make to British Society. They are not asking people to […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Support EU citizens’ right to remain day of action

Date
20 February 2017 2:00pm–6:00pm
Location
Houses of Parliament

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Nurse and midwife numbers dragged down by Brexit effect

Brexit has made many European nationals feel decidedly unwelcome

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Briefing for activists – Exiting EU and Equality, Human Rights

Media on the UNISON National site.

‘We stand with you – the union is behind you’

Community conference vows to back EU members and all migrant workers

Article on the UNISON National site.

Urge your MEPs to halt damaging trade deal with southern Africa

UNISON calls for aaction on trade deals with global South which stress liberalisation and threaten to damage economies and workers’ rights

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON seeking legal advice for EU migrant members 

UNISON is seeking advice from the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI) .

Article on the UNISON National site.