Burnham says NHS pay offer is an insult

Labour’s shadow health secretary, Andy Burnham, met protestors in Liverpool to discuss the question of NHS pay today

NHS members protest against continuing pay freeze

UNISON members and colleagues from across the NHS were out in force on NHS Protest Day today to make their message loud and clear – they deserve a proper pay rise

NHS members get set for day of protest

UNISON members in the health service will be making their voices heard across the UK tomorrow, as NHS Protest Day highlights anger at being denied even a 1% pay rise by the government

Taking the NHS Day of Protest onto social media

The NHS Day of Protest on Thursday will see social media as just one way that we can use to get the message about pay across

The cost of government cuts on women

UNISON is launching a nationwide survey aimed at gauging the impact of the government

Cuts to health and housing services push LGBT people to margins of society

Austerity measures imposed on housing, health and police services are pushing LGBT people to the margins of society, according to a report by NatCen Social Research, for UNISON.

Rally for the NHS, UNISON urges TUC delegates

Delegates hear how the government is intent on selling off the health service, regardless of the consequences

Equal marriage: UNISON continues to push on pensions

UNISON lobbies MPs and Peers for full pensions equality – and against any opt out for civil registrars

Report gives a health check to question of equality

The report is in preparation for the examination of the UK government by the UN CEDAW committee in July 2013

UNISON calls for pensions equality in marriage bill

UNISON is urging MPs to support the amendment on pensions equality and ask members to contact their MPs urgently

Extensive LGBT survey results published

The results draw on the responses of over 93,000 LGBT people living in the EU member states and Croatia, making it the largest such survey of its kind to date

Marking International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

Today is international day against homophobia, biphobia and transphobia and UNISON marks the day with renewed commitment to working for LGBT equality

UK tops index of legal rights for LGBT people

ILGA-Europe publishes Rainbow Index to mark International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia on 17 May

UNISON attacks notion that new policies are for women

Fawcett Society says Queen’s Speech is “a false economy when we need the full talents and skills of or workface – men and women – contributing to growth”

Retired member helps bring about memorial to the Bevin Boys

UNISON retired member will attend long-awaited recognition at National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire