‘Now is the time for investment, not cuts’

UNISON delegates hear that much-improved public sector pay and a ‘realistic’ windfall tax are the key to the cost of living crisis

Women’s work is “undervalued, invisible and ignored”, says UNISON    

Christina McAnea says in speech to national women’s conference that battle continues for fair and equal pay

Mythbuster: the spending review

UNISON acting head of policy David Arnold casts a debunking eye over the spending review and budget

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

Myth busting: The truth about pay

Are public service workers really paid more than those in the private sector?

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

Stakes too high and pressures too great to delay NHS pay rise

Staff need decisive government action now

Public want NHS staff to get early and significant pay rise

Pay award should be in place before the end of the year

Pay announcements mask “something altogether more sinister”

All public sector workers need a pay rise

Time to give a fair pay rise to all public service workers

Investment in staff and public services will boost the economy

Addaction strikers suspend pay campaign

Striking drug and alcohol rehabilitation workers in Wigan and Leigh in dispute over failed pay promises and staff shortages, halt campaign because of coronavirus

Birmingham University strikes cancelled as low-paid workers secure pay increase

Low-paid staff will receive an extra £817 a year

Compass hospital workers take fair pay protest to company’s Surrey HQ, says UNISON

Most Compass employees earn minimum wage, yet work with NHS colleagues paid more for same jobs

Court of Appeal finds in favour of UNISON in holiday pay dispute

NHS workers who do overtime on a regular basis or frequently work beyond their normal shifts should now have these extra hours taken into account when their holiday pay is calculated, as a result of a landmark court victory by UNISON today (Monday). The Court of Appeal judgment found in favour of a paramedic and […]