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NHS staff take action on pay

Walton Centre

Health workers across the North West are taking strike action this morning.

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NHS Pay Action on Monday

Bridgewater staff in Warrington.

“Health workers feel over worked and under-valued. They feel they have no option but to take action for fair pay. The Government needs to listen.”  

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Devolution of power cannot simply mean the devolution of choices about where to apply spending cuts

We need a fairer share out of power but we also need a fairer share out of money.

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Edward Rushton events in Liverpool on Wednesday

Rushton

Rushton was a campaigner against slavery and for the rights of disabled people. He established the first school for the blind in the country on Hardman Street in Liverpool.

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Devolution of power cannot simply mean the devolution of choices about where to apply spending cuts

We need a fairer share out of power but we also need a fairer share out of money

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Hyndburn Pie & PC Evening Is A Tasty Offer!

Digital Champs Enjoying A Well-Earned Pie At The Event

As part of their digital inclusion project, Hyndburn UNISON branch held a Pie & PC evening, in association with Hyndburn Homes and based in a community learning zone within an […]

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Vote Yes in the Political Fund Ballot

Vote Yes

Members are being asked to vote to continue the union’s political campaign work

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UNISON Environment Agency Branch Embarks On Learning Journey

LAOS inclusive learning colour leaf

  The UNISON Environment Agency North West branch is embarking on a big programme of learning encompassing everything from Employability Skills to DIY and languages. They have already completed some […]

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Hyndburn Goes Digital!

Digital champion Zak with the stall at the launch

On 11TH October Hyndburn UNISON branch and Hyndburn council launched their Digital Inclusion project, which has been funded by the UNISON Union Learning Fund. The team started at 8.30 in […]

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UNISON – backed Dementia Awareness Workshop At Merseylearn

Open University tutor Chris Hill (standing) looks on as the groups works through one of the practical exercises.

It is a common misconception that Dementia only affects older people, and that nothing can be done when someone is diagnosed. There may be no cure at present, but getting […]

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