News Articles From August 2018

Blog: You can attack us all you want – we aren’t going anywhere

Public services have been put through the wringer thanks to austerity, but despite everything we’ve had thrown as us, we are still standing. Still defending rights at work. Still fighting for better pay and better conditions. We won’t be chased … More…

Coming soon: service group executive by-elections

Ballots will be held to fill 59 seats on the union’s service group executives – nominations will open in September By-elections are due to be held for 59 seats on the union’s service group executives or SGEs. The nomination period … More…

Pension costs – are they transparent enough?

UNISON urges members to fill in questionnaire to help gather evidence for parliamentary inquiry, ending on 6 September MPs are looking into pension fund costs and charges, and UNISON is asking members to fill in a survey on their pensions. … More…

Have your say on private tenancies

Members urged to join UNISON in responding to government consultation on proposals for longer private rent tenancies in England, by 26 August Do you have any views on how to make longer tenancies easier in England’s privately rented housing sector? … More…