Member stories

The Trade Union Bill and my job: Alyson’s story

“My job involves looking after and feeding children with special needs at lunchtime for an hour and a half in term time.

UNISON general secretary salutes members ahead of Rhondda lobby

Dave Prentis, general secretary of UNISON has sent a goodwill message to UNISON workers engaged in industrial action at Rhondda Cynon Taf council (

Caerphilly council condemns the trade union bill

UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis has congratulated Caerphilly County Borough Council in passing a motion to oppose the UK government’s Trade U

UNISON warns of staff exodus as two-thirds plan to leave the NHS

Two-thirds (65 per cent) of NHS workers are seriously thinking about leaving their jobs, with two in five saying they are considering a

Co-op Bank: important notice for branches

Branches will be aware that the partnership between the Co-operative Bank and UNISON as part of our UNISONplus membership benefits package ends on

Trade Union Bill survey – your right to support at work is being attacked

The government is pushing through a Trade Union Bill that will severely restrict working people’s ability to organise to defend their jobs and pay

No Naval Base on Jeju!

It was one of the most unusual Masses I have experienced, and one of the most meaningful.

Interview: protecting and promoting human rights at the UN

The UK's Ambassador to the UN in Geneva on "the privilege of being Britain's representative to such a place, at such a time"

LAUDATO SI – a gathering on climate justice

Local Plan part 2 goes to Winchester Town Forum and Cabinet on 5 and 6 October


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Columban JPIC:

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