Select Committee report urges Government to support councils
Local government funding and Brexit dominate debates at first business meeting
Shadow Brexit secretary tells UNISON that the option to remain in the EU should be part of any second referendum
General secretary praises the union’s growth and how solidarity is seeing strikes and success stories around the UK
Move would undermine efforts to roll back health service marketisation
Labour must find clearer Brexit line and end ambiguity
‘Theresa May will go down in history as one of the worst prime ministers’
The country needs a grown-up relationship with Europe and one that takes account of the June 2016 result.
The UK is four days away from a catastrophic no-deal Brexit
Union’s health conference opens with call to arms for difficult days ahead
Brexit, industrial action, campaigning, growing the union and planning for June’s national delegate conference all featured on a full agenda
Commenting on the meeting today (Wednesday) between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn
Commenting on the failure of the Withdrawal Bill, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Theresa May must stop trying to railroad her awful Withdrawal Agreement through Parliament. It’s been rejected three times, but still the Prime Minister won’t take no for an answer. “The PM has tried to impose a deal that no-one truly believes […]
Theresa May can leave Downing Street, but the country won’t notice a difference while the Conservative Party remains in power.
This week, MPs will focus once again on trying to resolve Brexit, and rightly so. But when a government is elected, we expect it to be able to govern – not blame all of society’s problems on someone else. Whatever happens with Brexit in the days, weeks and months ahead, we need to see proper attention given to the real, daily problems that working people face – and action taken.