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The University of Manchester is doing a research project on the effects of public spending cuts on people’s lives.
UNISON North West Regional Secretary Kevan Nelson addressed a packed strike rally in Manchester today as the union gave its support to the NUT’s campaign on teachers’ pay, pensions and workload.
Health workers, local politicians and members of the public have been signing UNISON’s petition against privatisation plans at Pennine Acute Trust. The latest signatories include local MPs David Heyes, Jonathan Reynolds and Michael Meacher.
Health workers took part in protests today to highlight the attacks by the Government on their pay and on NHS funding.
The latest labour market figures show that the North West had the highest increase in unemployment of any region over the Winter.
Westwood Homecare became the first of Stockport Council’s private homecare providers to sign a recognition agreement with UNISON.
Public service users and workers united in Liverpool on Saturday to call for fair funding for public services.