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Time to Vote for Action on Pay in Local Government and Schools

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The ballot over pay in local government and schools has begun. Thousands of members across the country will now be receiving ballot papers.

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Pennine Acute Branch Celebrate Trust Board Decision to Rethink Privatisation Plans

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NHS staff worked through the branch to develop alternative plans to the privatisation proposal that will save the Trust twice as much money.

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Plea to Trust Board to Ditch Privatisation Plan

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‘Don’t privatise NHS jobs’ – that’s the message from staff, the public and local MPs ahead of the Pennine Acute Trust Board meeting on Thursday.

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Oppose cuts to emegency ambulance cover across the North West

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UNISON members in Bury call for a Living Wage for all council staff

Over one thousand council employees in Bury continue to deliver an outstanding service to our communities, despite the fact they are not paid enough to make ends meet.

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Use Your Vote on Thursday

Britain goes to the polls on Thursday for the European and local elections. There is a lot at stake and it is important that we use our votes.

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UNISON speaks out against NHS England cuts

The four NHS England offices in Greater Manchester are all threatened with closure.

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Wigan Council members take action over cuts to conditions

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Dispute over withdrawal of essential car users’ allowance that is the equivalent of a 5% pay cut for some staff.

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Campaigning for fair pay in the NHS

Liverpool Acute Branch Sec Su Edwards fields media queries at the pay rally outside the Royal.

The Government is being unfair to NHS staff and patients.

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Public Service Workers Need a Pay Rise

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Support public service workers in the struggle for fair pay. Sign the petitions here.

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