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Schools need teaching assistant standards

Following the government’s decision in October not to publish teaching assistant professional standards, UNISON wrote to Nick Gibb, minister for sc

Time for the stars in our schools

On Friday 27 November – or any time from now to the end of November that fits with school plans – UNISON will be celebrating the Stars in our Schoo

UNISON general secretary shows support for London Ambulance Service members

UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis today (Tuesday) showed his support for London Ambulance Service (LAS) UNISON members as they face unprecedent

Sixth form college employers make final offer

Negotiations on the 2015/6 pay round have concluded and the sixth form college employer’s (SFCA) have made a final offer of:

Sheffield Metropolitan branch general secretary nomination

Since the voting packs were printed, it has come to light that there was a failure to process a nomination form from Sheffield Metropolitan local g

No cost ways to save energy and money

60% of the energy we use in the home is used to heat it. We don’t like feeling cold - so what can we do? Why do we feel cold? It’s partly the...

Energy transition will falter if country climate pledges are not increased


EU weakens its alliance with vulnerable countries

Basingstoke Transition Network AGM

Future of Winchester conference


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Cuts to local government grant and extra spending commitments for local authorities add up to a...

Friends of the Earth England Wales & Northern Ireland:

With the Paris climate summit approaching, the Chancellor’s green-bashing is a reminder that the...


The UK Government says it will "double the number of military personnel that we contribute to UN...

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