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Glasgow janitors win pay rise as new school year starts

20-month dispute ends in victory for janitors in nursery, primary and ASL schools

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Dave Prentis takes UNISON support to doctors’ picket lines

General secretary offers support to BMA action on visit to pickets at his local hospital in north London

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Probation members prepare for action ballot in Sodexo companies

These are well below those agreed at the probation service's national negotiating council for England […]

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Derby public backs striking school staff

76% of people who responded to survey about the strike back UNISON members defending their pay

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON prepares for a campaigning year

The meeting agreed to support the Stop Trump UK campaign after general secretary Dave Prentis warned […]

News on the UNISON National site.

We will back your struggle against these cuts, Prentis tells OU members

Open University staff could be balloted over plans to close seven regional offices and lose 500 jobs

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Prentis warns of austerity’s risk to peace in Northern Ireland

General secretary takes ‘strong message of support’ to Belfast as latest group of health workers begin ballot for action

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Higher education pay ballot result

University workers vote 2-1 for strike action, but ballot does not meet the threshold for legal strike action

Article on the UNISON National site.

University staff in Edinburgh vote for strike action

They are at risk of seeing their jobs outsourced as the university finalises a tendering exercise covering the whole ancillary workforce, some of whose work is […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

Environment Agency workers balloted after real-terms pay cut imposed

Environment Agency workers are being balloted on industrial action after bosses imposed a miserly 1.3% pay deal. The government agency told staff it would force them to accept the below-inflation offer after UNISON members voted to reject it by an overwhelming 91%. With inflation running at 3.3%, the offer is in reality a 2% pay […]

News on the UNISON Eastern site.

Bradford hospital members to strike again

indefinite strike planned from 26 August if there is no resolution to outsourcing dispute

News on the UNISON National site.

Consultative ballot of school members in England to open in January

England’s school staff asked to vote on effect of reductions in school funding

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Staff halt car use as Welsh council slashes mileage rate

Members are withdrawing their private cars from use for any council business after the decision. The members include social workers, care […]

Article, News on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

Industrial action handbook – updated June 2019

A UNISON branch guide to the procedures and laws relating to taking industrial action. Updated June 2019.
A limit of 2 copies per branch has been set for this publication.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Solidarity from Southport for striking care workers

UNISON community conference and seminar sends message of support to Alternative Futures members striking this weekend

News on the UNISON National site.