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From a council estate to the Houses of Parliament

A UNISON member’s extraordinary journey into politics When Angela Rayner was growing up she went to her gran’s house for a bath on Sundays because her parents couldn’t always afford hot water. She lived in a council estate in a … More…


Service group by-elections

Nominations will open on 28 February for by-elections in five vacant seats on three of the union’s service group executives: community, local government and police and justice By-elections are being held for five vacant seats on three of the union’s … More…

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AGM 2017

Please find  the papers and nomination forms for the AGM on Tuesday 7th March 2017. More….

There for You winter fuel grants

Get help staying warm this winter

With rising fuel costs and another cold winter looming, many members are worried about how they’re going to pay this year’s winter fuel bills. More….

National Joint Council for Local Government Services


The rates of pay applicable from 1 April 2016 and 1 April 2017 are attached at Annex 1. More…

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