UNISON North West, who have been fighting on the front line of public service cuts for the past decade, led the march
Local MPs back drug and alcohol support workers, who were told that pay rises would match NHS workers
UNISON community conference and seminar sends message of support to Alternative Futures members striking this weekend
Mike Leigh’s historical adviser talks about the research that informs the recounting of the 19th century pro-democracy rally that ended in tragedy
The decision taken today (Wednesday) by the board of Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust to push ahead with the outsourcing of hundreds of staff is reckless and foolhardly, says UNISON. Responding to the decision, staff at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust are taking five days of strike action, starting at 6am tomorrow (Thursday). […]
The planned outsourcing of staff at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust is not in the interests of staff nor patients, says UNISON. UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis has written to the head of the north west NHS Trust outlining some key concerns about the proposal to establish a wholly owned subsidiary. Around 900 staff, […]
April may have started with the Easter holidays but there was no rest for UNISON staff, activists and members. And there was only one issue on everyone’s mind – pay.
Wigan NHS members reject plans to transfer them to wholly-owned subsidiary company
Teresa and Geoff are making a massive difference, even when times are tough. Thank you to them for the warm welcome today and for everything they, like all our activists, do for our union.
Union launches protest after council announces merger plan that will see two thirds of centres closed
John Moores joins ‘growing number’ of universities gaining accreditation as living wage employers