Member stories

Unsocial hours payments: our position is clear

“They’ll come for us next,” said one delegate at UNISON’s health conference in Brighton this afternoon, concerned that if the government succeeds i

Junior doctors and ambulance workers are saying the same thing

This morning I joined junior doctors on the picket line in Brighton, along with hundreds of delegates from our health conference.

UNISON lobbying sees ministers move on facility time

Last week the government – as a result of extensive UNISON lobbying – decided that unions in the public sector could continue to use check-off to c

Responding to the announcement of the Hillsborough inquest verdict

Responding to the announcement of the Hillsborough inquest verdict, UNISON General Secretary Dave Prentis said:

Justice for the 96

After 27 years of lies and cover-ups, the families of the 96 finally have justice.

‘We will support the junior doctors in this fight – and we will win’

UNISON members were out in force this morning at a BMA rally and picket line in Brighton.

‘The core of our NHS? Compassion’

“What is the core of our NHS?” asked guest speaker Professor Michael West, when he addressed UNISON’s health conference in Brighton this morning on

NEC by-election result

Edwin Jeffries has been elected unopposed to the Northern region male seat on the NEC and will take office immediately.

UNISON Cymru/Wales extends solidarity to junior doctors

UNISON Cymru/Wales sent a message of solidarity to junior doctors in England today, as they began further strike action in their dispute with the U

WWF invites supporters to celebrate world's most sustainable cities


Member stories


More than half (52%) of school support staff across the UK have experienced stress, anxiety or...


Over 2,000 tickets are now on sale for the largest ever public debate with UN Secretary-General...


No – we aren’t telling you who to vote for!  But hopefully giving you some guidance how to use...

Get SCCS updates