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Patient Transport Service Contract Award - UNISON Reaction

NWAS have been awarded five-year contracts to run the Patient Transport Service in each of Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Lancashire and Cumbria. 

Towards a Greener Greater Manchester?


UNISON North West has submitted a response to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority Climate Change and Low Emission Strategies Consultation. 

Save Calderstones Protestors Brave the Rain

Around 100 determined campaigners braved torrential rain on Saturday to protest against the closure of Calderstones.


More than 70 Jobs to go in Lancashire in Shock Announcement

Shocked staff of the Via Partnership were told last night that their employment will be ended immediately. 

Save Our Service

Rally to be held on Saturday in Whalley to Protest Against Calderstones Closure Plan, 12.30. 


UNISON Members are Working Flat Out

As wind and rain batters the north of England, Dave Prentis pays tribute to our members.



Stars in Our Schools


Events were held across the region on Friday to recognise the crucial role of support staff in our schools. 

UNISON Police Members Relieved by Osborne U-Turn on Funding

"Police Services have lost 1,000s of jobs since 2010 and remain stretched."

Liverpool City Region Devolution Deal - UNISON Response

“Devolution cannot deliver a better future if our public services are starved of adequate funding."


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