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Hospital Staff to Strike on 23-24 May


UNISON has given Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh Foundation Trust notice that members who work in roles including catering, cleaning and portering will be on strike for 48 hours. 

Step Up for Public Services

March and rally in London, Saturday 12 May. 


Hospital Staff Vote Overwhelmingly for Strike Action Over Trust’s Outsourcing Plan

89% vote for strike action in WWL Solutions dispute  



International Workers' Memorial Day 2018

Events in the North West.


Housing Workers Call for Fair Pay from Torus Bosses


Housing staff lobbied the Torus board meeting today (Monday) to highlight their falling living standards and the need for a decent pay increase.    

International Zone at Manchester May Day Festival

Sunday 29 April: Palestine, Spanish Civil War, Cuba, Venezuela


UNISON There for You: Trustee Elections 2018



Apply now to be a trustee of UNISON’s own charity.

Staff Overwhelmingly Reject Trust’s Outsourcing Plan

“Staff feel very strongly about the value of being employed by the NHS.  Catering staff, cleaners and porters all want to stay part of the NHS team."      

Call for Trafford Council to Match Manchester Council’s Commitment to Home Care Workers

"Better quality social care and fairer treatment of care workers are priorities for the people of Greater Manchester"


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