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Right to paid holidays and parental leave under threat after Brexit, says UNISON

UNISON is backing a campaign launched today (Wednesday) to prevent employment rights enjoyed by millions from being scrapped after Brexi

CFBoA January 2017 newsletter

Nominations are open for 2017 NEC election

Nominations are now open for this years elections to the union’s national executive council (NEC), the senior body of t

Amazon still lags behind Apple, Google in Greenpeace renewable energy report

How much does it cost to send your child to school

How much does it cost to send your child to school? Uniforms, PE kit, lunches, pens and pencils, maybe a tablet – it all adds up.

Investigation finds Australian bank Macquarie could be poised to asset strip UK Green Investment Bank

Blog: Recognition for a champion of our NHS

So many of those within our union, whether members, activists or staff supporting our public services, do so without the recognition they deserve.

A run on the bank

Karen Debouza recalls the first time she walked into the Brent food bank, in northwest London, with a voucher in her hand that would get her enough

Reading between the lines: what’s going on with our libraries?

A recent BBC One comedy called Tracey Ullman’s Show featured a sketch about librarians on the day their library is closing down.

Thousands of people share film thanking public sector workers

Before Christmas, UNISON filmed members of the public who had messages for all the public service staff working over Christmas, and it has become o


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UNISON vice president Carol Sewell addressed conference this morning, opening with a tribute to...

John Ray Initiative:

For the last few months JRI Operations Director, Dr Martin Hodson, has been looking into Donald...


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