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Remembering Rizwan Sheikh

Delegates at UNISON LGBT conference paid tribute to Rizwan Sheikh, a much-loved Black LGBT activist, who died peacefully on 12 November, follow

Public mtg calls for Fairer Funding

Two main themes ran through our Nov 17 Climate/Transpor

The Trade Union Bill: Jayne’s story

I work as a community nurse with children who have mental health problems.

Philip Hammond: our commitment to the UN will be at the heart of the NSS and SDSR

The Secretary of State for Foreign and C

Visit to Columban Lay Missionaries

Julia Corcoran,  spent a week with Columban Lay Missionaries from Chile and the Philippines, working in Britain.

News release - Cool Communities programme launches

Paris climate demos cancelled – join the marches in the UK

The Paris climate change talks demonstrations planned for next weekend have been cancelled in light of the tragic attacks in the French capital tha

Tribunal fees deny thousands justice, union tells MPs

Employment tribunals have considered 70% fewer claims since the government introduced fees – meaning that thousands of workers are being denied jus

Standing with our LGBT members

Last weekend, I attended UNISON’s LGBT conference, where we reflected on the progress we’ve made together and the challenges still to come.

UNISON supports industrial action by junior doctors

UNISON is backing strike action announced today (Thursday) by junior doctors who oppose changes to their contracts being proposed by the government


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30 November 2015 Embargo: 00.01hrs Tuesday 1 December 2015

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