Prime Minister must intervene in local government pay

Prime Minister must now intervene to ensure a fully funded pay rise for council workers and school support staff.

Local government and schools pay update

Local government employers decide not to work with us to fight for more money from the government.

Ending school bubbles will be dangerous

UNISON opposes government plans to remove school bubbles before the end of term.

Unions call on government to recognise Long-Covid

TUC calls on the government to officially recognise Long Covid as a long-term health condition under the Equality Act 2010.

Councils in tourist hotspots overwhelmed by litter

Government must act to give local councils the money they need to keep our communities clean and tidy.

Compulsory jabs is wrong approach

UNISON supports the vaccination programme, but evidence suggests persuasion is better than compulsion.

Election time – make sure your voice is heard!

Our union is proud to be a member-led, democratic union. Members are being encouraged to take part in elections to the National Executive Council, with ballot papers out now.

Branch asks local councillors to support pay claim

We have written to all our district and county councillors to explain our pay claim for 2021 and to ask for their support.