Category Archives: News

South Ribble Branch Gets Healthy!

The UNISON learning stall (fresh fruit just out of shot)

South Ribble council held their annual Health and Wellbeing Day in September and the local UNISON branch were there to support them. Armed with information on stress busting courses, opportunities […]

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LGPS Governance Changes… Your Pension Fund Needs You

Protect Our Pensions

We need members who understand the importance of fairness and accountability to be involved in taking investment decisions as ‘Member Nominated Representatives’

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Take A Break

NHS pay breaks Pennine Care Sale

UNISON members in the NHS have been taking their scheduled breaks this week.

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Enough is Enough: NHS Staff Take Action on Pay

NHS pay Rathbone Hospital

UNISON members across the North West are taking action today over pay.

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NHS Staff Gear Up for First Strike Over Pay for 30 Years


After years of cuts in the value of their pay, NHS workers will be taking strike action on Monday.

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Lancashire County Council Signs Up to UNISON’s Ethical Care Charter

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The charter sets out minimum standards for care at home, for the people who receive it and the workers who provide it.

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Britain Needs A Pay Rise: Join us in London on 18 October


UNISON branches are gearing up to travel down to London for the TUC national march and rally.

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Carole Horsfield, 1952-2014

Carole Horsfield

Carole will always be remembered for her good humour, loyal friendship and commitment to our union.

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Slovenian Delegation visits UNISON North West


The union continues to learn from and assist trade unionists around the world.

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Support for NHS Pay at Wigan Diggers’ Festival

Wigan Diggers - Tim and Kathy

“The earth was made a common treasury for all!” – Gerrard Winstanley (1609-1676)

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