More police forces are using more volunteers in more roles as they reduce the number of staff they employ – so UNISON asked forces in England and Wales to try and explain what is happening. Click here to read more.
We would like to take this opportunity of wishing all our members and supporters a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year and hope you have a festive, safe, and happy holiday. There will be reduced coverage in the…
As 2018 draws to a close we look back on a memorable year with the UK’s biggest union. Click here to read more.
Shrewsbury 24 picket campaigners have won a “momentous victory” by winning the right to a judicial review of their cases. Click here to read more.
Dave Knight on a campaign group’s efforts to support vulnerable people. Waltham Forest Stand Up For Your Rights protesting outside Leytonstone Jobcentre Plus. Waltham Forest Stand Up For Your Rights is a local organisation that supports benefits claimants and campaigns…
Fees up by 52%, compared to 17% increase in nominal wages. Families left with £4,700 annual shortfalls even after government support. Click here to read more.
FOUR in 10 people have less than £6.60 a day for themselves once essential bills have been paid, according to a report by the Nationwide Building Society. Click here to read more.
Nominations for the 2018 Our Health Heroes, honouring the vital work done by NHS support staff, are now open and close on 16 September. Click here to read more.
Complete the UNISON equality survey –and you could win three nights for two people at Croyde Bay Holiday Resort!
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) claims equality and human rights protections currently provided by the EU are not binding in UK law and may be removed when Britain exits the block next year. Click here to read more.