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UNISON anger at Cardiff council’s savage budget proposals

UNISON members at Cardiff council have responded angrily to budget proposals being put out to consultation by the council. UNISON believes that if the council continues with their destructive policies, public services in the city will be beyond repair. The council are also expecting the workforce to pay for some of the deficit through further erosion of […]

Article, News on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

UNISON campaign wins living wage at Cornwall Council

UNISON are thrilled that Cornwall Councillors voted at the full council meeting to re-instate the Living Wage Foundation pay rate for staff at the bottom of the pay structure – the majority being women.  In a joint campaign between the Trade Unions and the Labour Party, councillors were persuaded that Cornwall Council needed to continue […]

News, Press release on the UNISON South West site.

AFG taking a big cut from funding it receives

UNISON releases figures as workers take a third day of action in fight against company cutting pay

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

SE Local Government Committee

20 September 2018 9:00am–4:00pm
UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY


Event on the UNISON South East site.

Cuts forcing social workers to ‘brink of burnout’, says UNISON

Social workers are struggling with heavy caseloads, working longer hours and going without lunch breaks, according to a survey by UNISON and Community Care magazine. Nearly half (48%) of respondents said the volume of cases they were responsible for left them feeling ‘over the limit,’ and more than half (56%) blamed staff shortages for their heavy workload. […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

How to improve homecare – a story from Reading

A short video on how UNISON is improving home care in Reading.

News on the UNISON South East site.

Fighting Fund Area Organiser for Milton Keynes Branch

Milton Keynes
Starting salary
£35,565 plus annual subsistence allowance £2,643, pro rata
Closing date for applications
20 February 2017

Job on the UNISON South East site.

Surrey County Council Local Pension Board terms of reference version 2 Sept 2015

Media on the UNISON South East site.

Oxfordshire County Council Pension Board Constitution

Media on the UNISON South East site.

South East Local Government Autumn Conference and AGM

15 – 16 September 2017
Doubletree Hotel, Woking

Join us in Woking for our 2017 Autumn Conference and AGM

Event on the UNISON South East site.