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Derby school support staff strike against pay cuts

School workers in Derby braved the midsummer drizzle to demonstrate for fair pay yesterday, as part of a one-day strike.

‘My mum has Alzheimer’s and I have haemophilia’: why homecare matters

Omar Ramadan has severe haemophilia – a disorder that impairs the body’s ability to control blood clotting – and he cares for his mot

All We Can appoints new Chair of its Board of Trustees

This month All We Can announced the appointment of Louise Brooke-Smith as its new Chair of Trustees.

Catholics Building a Better Future

Archbishop Peter Smith and Your Catholic Legacy celebrated Mass in St George’s Cathedral, Southwark, on 11th June to give thanks for the remarkable

Ambulance staff deserve better than this

Frontline UNISON members in the East of England Ambulance Service are being balloted on industrial action, after over a year of campa

Bike Breakfast 2016 #SpokesBB

Despite a damp June 15, there was a great turnout and lots of appreciative comment at our 2016 Spokes Bike Breakfast…

Cutting PCSO numbers has a real cost

UNISON reiterated its call for an end to cuts to police community support officers (PCSOs) after new research revealed that their presence on the s

Standing up to the “easycouncil”

The assault on our public services in recent years has fallen hardest on local government – with libraries particularly under fire.

Barnet library workers on strike

General secretary Dave Prentis took the union’s support and solidarity to striking library workers on the picket line in north London this morning.

Jobs and services at risk in Hull

Up to 300 jobs could be at risk in Hull, UNISON has warned, after the east Yorkshire council asked staff to register “expressions of interest” in a


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A parliamentary committee has published evidence submitted by UNA-UK to an inquiry examining the...


UNISON and social work campaigners have urged to the government to scrap part of its Children...

Columban JPIC:

Cardinal Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster and President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of...

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