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Why the living wage matters: Gail Wilby

This is Living Wage Week, and UNISON is campaigning for a living wage for all its members

Article on the UNISON National site.

Living Wage week: Bolton College

Ashley Williams, a sports attendant at Bolton College, and college principal Marie Gilluley, explain why the living wage matters

Article on the UNISON National site.

Get ready for Living Wage Week

November 4-10 is Living Wage Week – make sure that you’re ready with our range of materials and campaigning documents

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON calls for windfall tax on energy company profits

UNISON says the government should look at the balance sheets of energy companies to find alternatives to counter the austerity agenda.

Article on the UNISON National site.

Reform writes wrong prescription for NHS pay, says UNISON

Christina McAnea, UNISON Head of Health, said: “Reform’s report is writing the wrong prescription for NHS pay. It ignores the fact that Agenda for Change has a proven track […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON responds to ONS report on pay in real terms

Union says report will come as a surprise to those struggling to make ends meet

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON calls for action to stop library closures

Reports reveals that many councils are in danger of failing in their legal obligations to provide a library service

Article on the UNISON National site.

Cuts put young people at risk on bonfire night, says UNISON

Austerity agenda has seen cuts to trading standards, and to the number of age-restricted test purchases, says the union

Article on the UNISON National site.

Pension-funded house building might face legal challenge

As Future Homes Commission suggests pension funds could pay for massive private housing projects, UNISON reminds government funds must be invested in best interests of members.

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON responds to Birmingham budget cuts

As Birmingham City Council announces cuts of £120 million next year, UNISON to ask the Labour Council to campaign jointly for a fair deal for the city

Article on the UNISON National site.