Campaign against cuts mapped out

Local government conference pledges coordinated campaign against cuts and privatisation to support services and jobs

On the agenda: an alternative to austerity

UNISON’s national delegate conference meets in Liverpool next week to set the union’s priorities for the year ahead

UNISON lobbies council over child home closure

Private partner accused of ‘steamrolling’ plans that would be ‘greatly detrimental’ to vulnerable children

Rochdale carers to strike over cuts to pay and conditions

Members “care deeply” about the services they provide to vulnerable adults, but have no choice but to take strike action

Residential care workers one step closer to justice

Employment appeal tribunal backs workers’ claim that they were not properly consulted over cuts to pay, terms and conditions

Castlebeck care home residents face uncertain future

Stop debt-laden companies taking over residential care, says UNISON

UNISON wins landmark legal decision for Barnet council workers

Decision should act as warning to councils after tribunal makes awards

Mutuals and co-ops report – UNISON response

The dangerous lack of evidence for mutuals and co-ops is deeply worrying, says UNISON

Barnet council cabinet set for crucial meeting

Borough faces massive outsourcing threat as councillors express concern at quality of research

‘It isn’t over yet’, says Barnet UNISON

Around 520 Barnet council staff have been told that private company Capita is to be their new employer

‘It isn’t over yet’, says Barnet UNISON

Barnet council staff told that Capita is their new employer as sell-off moves forward

Government sleepwalking into library crisis, warns UNISON

Cuts will rob future generations of the the vital services that a library can provide, says the union

Barnet UNISON animates the sell-off issue

New film spells out council’s ‘casino’ gamble in an accessible way

UNISON calls for action to stop library closures

Reports reveals that many councils are in danger of failing in their legal obligations to provide a library service

UNISON urges Scottish government to act on tax dodging

Union calls for bar on tax-evading firms winning public contracts