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We must care for the NHS as it has cared for so many of us

There’s a very troubling – but unsurprising – report from the National Audit Office today, which shows the scale of the financial problems the NHS

Rhodri's Christmas wish

29 November is #GivingTuesday.

Schools to close as Durham teaching assistants take second two-day strike action

More than 100 primary schools across County Durham will be affected tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday as teaching assistants strike for a second ti

Cutbacks leaving LGBT people without specialist mental and sexual health support

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people are facing long waits for appointments at gender identity clinics and

'Sustainable Europe' plan pays lip-service to global goals but avoids action at home


Energy efficiency: Time for an Energy Union closer to citizens

Thanking those stars in every school, who shine so bright

It’s not often I’m lost for words, but on a visit last week that was certainly the case.

Ministers breaking pledge to fund natural flood control

A Freedom of Information request by Friends of the Earth to the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) reveals that “at the t

The campaign to Save Our Local Services goes on

UNISON’s campaign to Save Our Local Services – SOS – will continue to highlight the damage done to services and communities after the success of th

This school is ready to celebrate – are you?

UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis went to Waverley school in Enfield last week to celebrate the work of the school support staff 


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The role of a paramedic will be re-banded nationally, giving paramedics the opportunity to earn...


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