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Councillors Need to Stand Up for Lancashire

Lancashire braced for a storm as Government cuts destroy services.


This Changes Everything

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Free film screening, Tuesday 24 November, 6pm, Arena Point, Manchester. 


Liverpool Council Votes Against the Trade Union Bill

 

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The fight to stop the Trade Union Bill continues.   


Osborne's Housing Time-Bomb

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The Tories have placed a ticking time-bomb under the finances of social housing in England. 

New rules mean that tenants, social landlords and workers will suffer while central government saves a fortune in benefit payments.


A Living Wage in Catholic Schools

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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?"

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Corporate Trade Deals - Public Meeting in Manchester on CETA

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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. 

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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

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

 



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