‘Theresa May will go down in history as one of the worst prime ministers’
‘The collapse of British Steel and the threat of thousands of job losses is devastating news’
Cleaners at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow have today (Friday) voted almost unanimously in favour of strike action against plans to outsource cleaning services. UNISON members voted 99% in favour of industrial action on an 84% turnout. The 220 staff that provide cleaning and domestic services warn that if jobs are transferred to the […]
The country needs a grown-up relationship with Europe and one that takes account of the June 2016 result.
Dave Prentis sings the praises of members, while outlining the aims and challenges ahead
The UK is four days away from a catastrophic no-deal Brexit
Commenting on the meeting today (Wednesday) between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn
Theresa May can leave Downing Street, but the country won’t notice a difference while the Conservative Party remains in power.
Firm’s collapse another example of catastrophic failures of privatisation
Commenting on today’s votes in Parliament (Thursday) UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “The UK is sleepwalking towards a disastrous no-deal Brexit. “Unless MPs can get their act together quickly, the country will fall off a cliff and there’ll be no coming back. “It’s time for those politicians who genuinely want to reach a deal […]
Chancellor’s spring statement fails to tackle the issues that will cast a shadow over generations
Crashing out of the EU in just over two weeks would be a disaster
Working people need a Labour government but split parties don’t win elections
When we stand together we can take on anyone
Dave Prentis tells women’s conference that UNISON is ‘the women’s union’