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TTIP: A threat to the food on your plate

UNISON and War on Want have launch a new film highlighting the threat to our food posed by the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership being negotiated between the EU and the US. As part of the deal, the EU wants … More…


UNISON condemns cuts to pay for teaching assistants

Threatened cuts to pay for teaching assistants in the North East have been condemned by UNISON. Staff in Durham schools could lose up to £5,000 a year under council proposals to introduce term-time only contracts from September 2016. Sign the … More…

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Get Active! 22/23 January 2016

Get Active! is now booking for 2016

The event is taking place on Friday 22nd January to Saturday 23rd January at the Somerset County Cricket Ground in Taunton. More…

Trade Union Bill: Government unveils strike law reforms

The Trade Union Bill will make it much harder to strike for a pay rise or challenge the behaviour of bad employers.  More…

UNISON’s NJC pay claim 2016-17

The local government pay claim aims to scrap NJC pay points below the Living Wage & calls for a flat rate increase of £1 per hr on all other pay points. More…