The alarming crisis in health and social care

UNISON’s national delegate conference votes to enact a detailed 10-point plan to fight for social care and the NHS

Further education colleges in crisis

The future of further education provision is in jeopardy, conference hears

Standing up for union rights

Local government conference vows to fight to protect facility time

Social workers say no to national assessment scheme

Union’s local government conference hears call to boycott government’s controversial new scheme

photograph of conference hall with speakers rostrum in the distance

Culture is a human need

Local government conference vows to campaign for libraries and cultural services.

UNISON members fighting for justice

Glasgow janitors and Birmingham social workers applauded as they tell local government conference of their campaigns.

John McLoughlin speaking to conference with executive behind him

UNISON calls for properly funded council housing

Meeting just three-days after Grenfell anniversary, conference calls for safe and affordable housing for all

Delegate's t shirt with slogan: unity is our strength

Councils are bringing public services back in house

Conference calls for full review of outsourcing as tide begins to turn

Elizabeth Cameron speaking at rostrum

Shout it from the rooftops, declares local government conference

Conference calls for campaign to raise the profile of local government services and workers

Glen Williams at rostrum addressing confernece

‘Be bold, be active’, local government members urged

Service group conference gets under way in Brighton with rallying call

Consumers at risk from contaminated and diseased meat

The public could be at risk of eating contaminated and diseased meat because of failings at slaughterhouses, according to a survey of meat hygiene inspectors published today (Sunday) by UNISON. The findings – summarised in the report A Raw Deal – highlight concerns that contaminated and diseased meat could be cleared as fit for human […]