Daily Archives: 12/02/2020

Elderly woman sleeps on sofa for two years to escape council flat mould infestation......

An elderly woman has been sleeping on her sofa for two years to escape a major mould infestation in the bedroom of her council flat. Click here to read more.

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Women members set to sort it out......

UNISON’s women’s conference meets in Bournemouth tomorrow, where a packed agenda awaits.

With the UK having just started its first full year under a Boris Johnson government, one of the dominant themes at conference will be continuing austerity – because, aside from the announcement of a rise in the national minimum wage to come in the spring, election campaign promises to end austerity have yet to be realised.  Click here to read more.

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Fair pay rise for council staff would be affordable, says UNISON......

The pay claim for council workers is affordable and will provide benefits for the wider economy across England, Wales and Northern Ireland, according to a new analysis published today (Wednesday) by UNISON.  Click here to read more

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The right to a decent and secure home......

Housing is one of the biggest issues facing working people today – particularly for low-paid public service workers who do so much for our communities. Decent affordable housing along with decent pay are the very least they deserve.  Click here to read more.

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