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Inflation still hitting families hard

The headline figure masks the cost of everyday essentials. For many workers the gap between pay and prices is widening, with food inflation standing high at around 4.8%.

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON calls on nurses and midwives to consult on revalidation

UNISON is calling on members who are nurses and midwives to help with a consultation process on revalidation

Article on the UNISON National site.

Austerity off the agenda at Barclays

A tax on bankers’ bonuses could be used to boost the numbers of nurses, teaching assistants, PCSOs, paramedics and care assistants making a difference to millions, not just an over-privileged few

Article, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Queen’s Speech offers “little comfort” for millions

Coalition is using a “blame immigrants” culture to distract from real problem of economic inequality, says Dave Prentis

Article on the UNISON National site.

Registration is now open for the UNISON 2013 healthcare assistant seminar

Register now for UNISON’s 2013 healthcare assistant seminar on 11-12 November in Liverpool

Article on the UNISON National site.

Review offers once-in-a-generation opportunity for patients and healthcare staff

But staffing ratios can’t be forgotten in the drive to improve patient care, UNISON says

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON vows to keep fighting for equality

Black members’ conference applauds rallying call to action

Article on the UNISON National site.

Kirby tells STUC ‘there is a better way’

UNISON Scottish secretary calls on unions to rise to the challenge

Article on the UNISON National site.

Report reveals care industry on brink of collapse

UNISON report finds Southern Cross may not be isolated incident – number of care homes in danger

Article on the UNISON National site.

NMC backs down after UNISON’s legal challenge warning

Union defends threats to nurses and midwives

Article on the UNISON National site.

Health unions condemn NMC registration fee rise plans

Unions believe increase is excessive and unacceptable

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON disappointment over healthcare support registration

Registration for healthcare support workers will boost standards and benefit patient care

Article on the UNISON National site.

Monitor’s plan for Mid Staffs – UNISON response

Patients have to come first says UNISON

Article on the UNISON National site.

Unions join forces to urge improvements at the NMC

RCN, RCM and UNISON call for urgent action

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to issue legal challenge to Nursing and Midwifery Council

NMC’s threatening statement was wrong

Article on the UNISON National site.