UNISON delegates urged the TUC to call a national demonstration in defence of the NHS as conference heard of the “national scandal” in health and social care.
Conference backed calls for an integrated health and social-care model run by the public sector on the basis of...
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Unison is proud to support Corbyn because his vision for a fairer country with properly funded public services is our vision too, writes DAVE PRENTIS
Tuesday 20th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
UNISON is stepping up campaigning to scrap the public-sector pay cap following the shock election vote, Dave Prentis said yesterday.
Speaking ahead of its annual conference tomorrow, the union’s general secretary said Labour’s success had led to a growing belief that years...
Monday 19th Jun 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
ELDERLY and vulnerable people are being left in reused incontinence pads and denied trips to the toilet by Britain’s broken residential care system, care workers revealed yesterday.An investigation by care union Unison found that many of those too vulnerable to remain in...
UNIONS have launched a second front against the embattled Tory government by calling for a 5 per cent pay increase for more than 1.6 million public-sector workers.
Unite, Unison and the GMB — Britain’s three biggest unions — also want the lowest paid local government...
Thursday 15th Jun 2017
Admin workers stepping in to care for pupils amid shortages
Friday 2nd Jun 2017
PUBLIC-SECTOR unions praised the work of the emergency services yesterday after Monday night’s blast.
NHS union Unison lauded the public-sector workers involved.
Unison general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Their response was incredible.
Wednesday 24th May 2017
UNISON will not have to rerun its leadership election despite breaches of procedure, a judge has ruled.
Unison general secretary Dave Prentis was re-elected in 2015 with 49.4 per cent of the vote — but all three of his opponents challenged the result with the Certification...
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Tax on private healthcare will pay for free hospital car parks for staff and patients
Tuesday 9th May 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Union members urged to drive out ‘nasty’ Tories to save NHS
Thursday 27th Apr 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain