National News

August 16th, 2018

Police chiefs have pledged to act over high levels of sexual harassment among police staff working for forces in England and Wales, as set out in a report published today (Thursday) by UNISON, the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and the University of Surrey.


August 16th, 2018

UNISON congratulates the 300,000 young people in England and Wales who sat their A levels this summer and will receive their results.

The union recognises the work they put in for the exams, like their 139,000 peers in Scotland who received their SQA results on 7 August, and hopes their...

August 15th, 2018

Do you know a support worker in the NHS who deserves national recognition for their dedication?

Perhaps you’re one yourself?

Then the Our Health Heroes awards, organised by Skills for Health and the...

August 15th, 2018

A three-day strike by UNISON members at the Mid Yorkshire NHS Hospitals Trust, which was scheduled to begin on Monday, has been called off after the trust’s management lifted the threat of creating a wholly-owned subsidiary.

The trust had intended to set up the company and transfer the...

August 14th, 2018

By-elections are due to be held for 59 seats on the union’s service group executives or SGEs.

The nomination period will open on Monday 10 September 2018 and close at 5pm on Friday 19 October 2018. Procedures and nomination forms will be available to download from the UNISON website from...