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Warrington Borough Council must not put children, parents and staff at risk by opening schools prematurely

Warrington Borough Council must not put children, parents and staff at risk by opening schools prematurely

UNISON Warrington Local Government branch, which represents teaching assistants and other school support staff including cleaners and caterers, has warned the local authority against pressing ahead with opening schools in early...
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​"Let down" care workers demand support from Wigan Council to stop the spread of Coronavirus

Local care workers have expressed their disappointment that Wigan Council have refused to sign a pledge to protect carers during the ongoing pandemic.

Regional Convenor’s blog

Coronavirus is the biggest challenge we’ve faced in decades- UNISON North West is meeting it head on

Coronavirus is the biggest challenge we’ve faced in decades- UNISON North West is meeting it head on

When I became Interim Regional Convenor at the end of last year, I did not expect that just a few months later we would be faced by a global pandemic-...
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About us

About us, Kevan Nelson

Kevan is the UNISON North West Regional Secretary. 

"Welcome to UNISON North West.

"UNISON members work in many different roles in providing public services.  We are the union for workers in sectors including local government, the NHS, the police service, education, utilities, transport and the voluntary sector.

"With 200,000 members, we are... Read more