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Government’s tax credit snatch and grab will hit more than 2.7m working households across the UK

Government cuts to tax credits next April will leave more than 2.7 million low to middle income working families across the UK – and their 5.2 mill

Commemorative United Nations Charter posters now available

UNA-UK has commissioned two stunning new posters based on the United Nations’ historic founding document, the UN Charter.

Scottish council workers vote for two-year pay deal

Local government workers in Scotland have voted to accept a two-year pay offer from employers.

How can we make the UN work better? Natalie Samarasinghe speaks to BBC and Sky News

Reform of the UN is achievable and could have a "transformative impact" on the effectiveness of our global system, argued Natalie Samarasinghe.

Hampshire Climate Action Network meets on 7 November - what do you want to talk about?

We can stop the Government’s latest fracking offensive

The landmark vote by Lancashire councillors to reject two fracking applications in the county marked four years of failure of any company to frack

UNISON Northern Ireland celebrates partnership working

UNISON and health employers in Northern Ireland have been engaged in partnership work on a host of projects for the past decade.

Staff and residents lobby Northern Ireland Assembly in bid to save residential care homes

UNISON held a public rally at Stormont this week to lobby members of Northern Ireland’s legislative assembly (MLAs) over the planned closure of 10

Burnley is latest council to attack Trade Union Bill

Burnley has become the latest council to criticise the government’s “unfair, unnecessary and undemocratic” Trade Union Bill, warning that it will p

‘Real incentives’ needed for average workers to save for retirement

UNISON has responded to the government’s consultation on changes to tax relief arrangements for pensions by calling for a fairer system of tax reli


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