National News

February 14th, 2018

UNISON members who transport patients in greater Manchester are being balloted for potential strike action over pay differences which see some of them paid up to £2.40 an hour less, get fewer breaks and receive less sick pay.

Around 100 staff at Greater Manchester Patient Transport...

February 13th, 2018

UNISON has launched a consultation with higher education members after their employer proposed changes to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) pension scheme that could see staff thousands of pounds worse off.

Universities UK has proposed ending any defined benefit from being...

February 12th, 2018

UNISON activists in Moray, Scotland, are campaigning to avoid a Valentine’s Day massacre as the council considers making cuts to local services.

With the council set to meet on Wednesday, activists took to the streets at the weekend with a Valentine’s card, helping raise awareness of the...

February 12th, 2018

Cleaners at the University of South Wales have won thousands of pounds in compensation after a private company unlawfully deducted money from their wages over 11 months.

The nine women (pictured), supported by UNISON, are employed by KGB Cleaning to clean the university’s ATRiuM in...

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