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November 17th, 2018

On a busy morning at the first plenary session of UNISON’s LGBT conference in Harrogate today, delegates sent out a strong message to those who peddle transphobic intolerance, as they unanimously backed a composite motion tackling the issue – and others dealing with related issues.


November 15th, 2018

Across all our regions, throughout the month of Nov… sorry, Grovember, UNISON activists have been spreading the message that we’re #strongertogether.

We’ve picked out a few actions from our members to give you a tiny flavour of what’s happening.

Using the hashtag #...

November 15th, 2018

14 November 2018
Embargo: 00.01hrs Thursday 15 November 2018

UNISON comments on health think-tank joint briefing into staffing shortfall in the NHS

 Commenting on the latest joint briefing by the King’s Fund, the Health Foundation and the...

November 14th, 2018

Already this month, an incredible amount of work has gone into Grovember – our whole union campaign to grow UNISON even bigger, better and bolder. I know that UNISON branches across the country have been ramping up recruitment activity, and all UNISON staff have been working to find extra ways...

November 14th, 2018

Wednesday 14 November 2018
For immediate release

UNISON reacts to Brexit draft deal between the UK and the EU

Commenting on the news that the Prime Minister has secured a Brexit deal between the UK and the EU, UNISON general secretary...