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Bolton Hospital Strike Dates Announced


Cleaners, catering staff and porters will be amongst the staff joining a 48-hour strike at Royal Bolton Hospital from 7am on Thursday 11 October.

Knowsley Council Commits to Ethical Care


Knowsley Council has pledged its support to introduce UNISON's ethical care charter which will ensure adequate staffing levels and sufficient time for workers to care for vulnerable people.

Hospital Workers Vote for Strike Action Over Pay

"Bolton’s health bosses need to act to ensure that hospital staff get the pay rise that they need and deserve.” 



Recognition Deal Agreed with Stockport Care Home Chain

Collective bargaining will cover areas including pay, working hours and holiday arrangements. 


Vote YES for Strike Action on Higher Education Pay


UNISON members in Higher Education will shortly be receiving ballot papers.

Bolton Hospital Facilities Staff Fight to End Poverty Pay

"All NHS workers, be they directly employed or part of a subsidiary company, should be entitled to the same standards, terms and conditions."


Nae Pasaran!

The true story of the workers who defied Pinochet. Preview screening Monday 10 September, 7pm, Manchester


My UNISON Story - Angela Rayner MP


Video recorded at National Delegate Conference. 

Halton Social Care Workers Meet with MP and Council Leader

"It’s time our society took the needs of vulnerable people seriously and put more resources into social care.” 


University of Manchester Considers Raid on Employees’ Pensions

“The university has a duty to be a good employer and to serve the local community where they are based."


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