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Housing Workers Vote to Strike Over Pay


UNISON members at Torus in St Helens and Warrington have voted to take strike action for a decent pay rise.    

Trust Needs to Think Again as Strike Action Shows Tremendous Opposition to their Outsourcing Plan

Pressure is growing on Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Foundation Trust to change course. 




Hospital Staff On Strike to Defend the NHS


UNISON members at Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh Foundation Trust who work in roles including catering, cleaning and portering have begun 48 hours of strike action.  

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


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