A blog from our Regional Convenor, Paula Barker

This Government’s Policies are a Threat to the Principles of Our NHS

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Join the march and rally in Chorley on Saturday 11 June.

 

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After the Trade Union Act

Our response to this legislation must be to increase our visibility, engagement and strength in workplaces.

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Stop the Privatisation of Patient Catering at Salford Royal

The on-site kitchens currently provide quality, good-value food that caters for a vast range of dietary requirements.  So why does the Trust want to introduce ready meals for patients?    

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A Great Day at Skills for Strength

UNISON North West Bats it Out of the Park 

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Pay has to be Top of the Agenda

Wages are not working as a means of distributing resources fairly and ensuring decent living standards

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Never Forget

Last month a group of UNISON activists visited the site of the concentration camp at Auschwitz-Birkenau in Poland.  

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Damaging Our Democracy

The Trade Union Bill Poses a Threat to Our Political Culture

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A Year of Decision

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We enter 2016 with some foreboding but with a renewed sense of mission. 

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Floods in Cumbria and Lancashire

It is in the worst of circumstances that we see the best of our public services.

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Notes from the Isle of Man

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I  was pleased to have the opportunity to visit the Isle of Man last month to learn about the challenges facing our members on the island.

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