UNISON RESPONSE TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYERS PRESS RELEASE

Responding to the local government employers proposal that a minimum of £5 an hour could be part of a solution to the pay dispute, UNISON National Secretary for Local Government Heather Wakefield said:

UNISON TO RESUME LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAY TALKS ON FRIDAY

After the first round of talks on the local government pay dispute since last week

UNISON says proposed arrangements to end two-tier workforce in local government weak and ambiguous

UNISON, the UK

LOCAL GOVERNMENT STRIKE CONTINUES IN AUGUST

Local government workers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland will stage a second day of national strike action on August 14 over their claim for a £1,750 or 6% pay rise.

“Enough is Enough” Warns UNISON as Local Government Heads for First Ever National Strike

UNISON, the UK

Local government faces first national strike in more than a decade

Local government workers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland have voted to take strike action in support of a pay claim for £1,750 or 6%.

UNISON TO MEET WITH LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYERS TOMORROW OVER £4,000 LONDON WEIGHTING CLAIM

UNISON, the largest trade union in local government, will meet with the local government employers group representing 32 London Boroughs tomorrow (June 13) at 2pm to discuss the £4,000 London Weighting claim.

NOP SURVEY FINDS LOCAL GOVERNMENT WORKERS FEEL UNDERVALUED, UNDERPAID AND READY TO QUIT

Nearly 70% of local government workers considered leaving their jobs in the past year, saying they felt undervalued and poorly paid, an NOP survey has found.

PRESSURE MOUNTS ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT BOSSES

Local government unions today stepped up the pressure on local authorities in the dispute over pay by revealing their intention to hold a 24-hour national strike on Wednesday, July 17.

UNISON WELCOMES AUDIT COMMISSION REPORT ON EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT

UNISON, the UK

CABINET RESHUFFLE – LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND REGIONS

UNISON is to seek a meeting with the Deputy Prime Minister, John Prescott, to gain assurances that the work the union had been doing with Stephen Byers on protecting the local government workforce from exploitation will continue.

UNISON TO NOTIFY LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYERS OF STRIKE BALLOT

UNISON, the UK

UNISON Local Government members vote for strike action over London weighting

UNISON

Local government unions to ballot on pay strike

The three local government unions

UNISON rejects local government pay offer

UNISON, representing 860,000 local government workers, today rejected a three per cent pay offer by local government employers, claiming it was a third class pay offer for a workforce trying to build world class public services.