UNISON is calling on nurses and healthcare professionals across the NHS to celebrate Nurses' Day on 12th May by posting a selfie on social media, explaining why the NHS bursary is so important to them.
Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt MP, plans to scrap the bursary in controversial plans that could lead to future staffing problems in hospitals and in the community.
Trust criticised for lack of accountability to the public
One of the poorest performing academy trusts in the country has announced plans to axe teaching posts. UNISON is concerned that cuts to teaching numbers will inevitably impact on school support staff.
All eyes will be on the Salford Royal Trust Board meeting on Monday morning as directors discuss the future of patient catering.
Meeting for North West Trade Unionists, Manchester, Wednesday 27 April, 6pm.
“We’re going down to London because that is where the source of the problem lies."