News & Blogs

A Living Wage in Catholic Schools

living-wage-logo.jpg

Cardinal Vincent Nichols, President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales has reiterated the Church’s commitment to the Living Wage.


Patient Transport Service - Private Company Withdraws Bid

"If Arriva cannot be trusted to run the service why should the public have faith in any other private company?"

PTS_.jpg

 


Corporate Trade Deals - Public Meeting in Manchester on CETA

 TTIP_CETA.jpg

Global Justice Now are organising a public meeting on CETA (the Canadian equivalent of TTIP) on Monday 2 November at 6.30pm.  


Retired Members' Open Meeting

UNISON's Ethical Care Charter and the Trade Union Bill will be amongst the topics discussed at our open meeting for all retired UNISON members next Friday, 23 October. 

Ethical_care_charter_.jpg


Paula's Blog - Security? Stability? Opportunity?

With the Tories in Manchester for their annual conference last week, the city’s streets and meeting halls were alive with protest, discussion and ideas for the future. 


UNISON on the March

 SAM_1473.JPG

There was a massive turnout from UNISON members yesterday in Manchester at the national demonstration 'No to Austerity, Yes to Workers' Rights'.   

 


Craig Wilde, UNISON Activist

UNISON North West is sorry to report that Craig Wilde, long-time North West Ambulance Service Branch Secretary, died over the weekend. 

Craig_Wilde__AR__AG_large_photo.jpg

Craig (right) pictured with MPs Andrew Gwynne and Angela Rayner

 

 


Join Us at the Demo on Sunday

 Gemma_and_Bob_4Oct15_2_small.jpg

As the Conservative Party gathers on Sunday for its annual conference in Manchester the city will play host to a national demonstration with a clear message: ‘No to Austerity, Yes to Workers’ Rights’. 


Cuts to tax credits will hit the incomes of thousands of working families across Cumbria, says UNISON’s Dave Prentis

 Cumbria_1.JPG

The loss of income to working families because of changes to tax credits, and restrictions on the right to strike that will make it difficult for workers to take action when things go wrong at work, were the top topics of discussion when UNISON General Secretary Dave Prentis met public sector workers in Penrith this week.  


Campaigning to Protect Our Environment – Public Meeting in Manchester, Tuesday 6 October, 6pm

How_do_we_procect_our_environment.PNG

UNISON North West is hosting a public meeting on the environment during the week of the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester.



Join UNISON Get involved in UNISON
Twitter