Ballot of outsourced support staff at Liverpool Women’s Hospital comes as company refuses to pay NHS rates
‘At first it was gut instinct,’ says Julie Robinson, who challenged an error in how term-time staff at West Midlands sixth form college were being paid
Moves toward industrial action ballot see Manchester hospital’s facility staff welcome in the new year with a pay boost
Higher education delegates call for RPI +3% pay rise as they demand ‘an end to insulting and derisory’ offers
Assistant general secretary Christina McAnea praises members and activists as she opens higher education conference
The 2% pay rise in England and Wales will be backdated to 1 September 2018
As 2018 draws to a close we look back on a memorable year with the UK’s biggest union
Money is getting tight – but what do the figures say about how much, or more accurately how little, our wages have kept pace with the costs we have to pay each week?
University of Leicester security workers’ petition attracts nearly 1,000 signatures in days – why not add your support?
UNISON members win in the courts and through industrial action
‘I’ve never had to go on strike before, but we’re all standing together and I’m not scared’ – hospital domestic Andrea Lea
Outsourced ‘subco’ workers reject latest pay offer as still below NHS pay
Strike by ‘subco’ staff will start on 11 October
Industrial action vote follows offer of 2% – well below Agenda for Change agreement – for workers transferred to NHS subco