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NHS reforms will fail without more money and staff involvement, says UNISON

New NHS plans for health and care services are doomed unless the government invests more cash and listens to staff and patients, says UNISON.

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Council Election Manifestos

All Scottish Councils go to the polls on Thursday 4 May.  You can help make sure the political parties have bike-friendly manifestos!!

Wanted: Common standards for 'green bonds' across the EU

Beating the Big C – cancer, and the council

Four years ago David Lewis was diagnosed with skin cancer.

Nottinghamshire County Council signs up to Ethical Care Charter

Nottinghamshire County Council has become the latest signatories to UNISON’s Ethical Care Charter – just a few months after Nottingham City also jo

What do members in senior roles think about pay and training in local government?

UNISON has launched an online survey of local government chief officers and senior managers in England and Wales on pay and training.

UNISON suspends today’s teaching assistants’ strike action

Strike action involving teaching assistants that was due to affect schools across County Durham today (Thursday) has be

Finland to pursue a legal ban on coal by 2030

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