Saving the nation

UNISON members tell their stories from the first months of the COVID crisis

How the Home Office really treats our NHS heroes

Dedication to the NHS has made no difference to a surgical assistant seeking to renew her visa

Keeping Caerphilly schoolchildren fed during COVID

UNISON members across the county borough council helped in an ambitious scheme to fill the gap left by free school meals

UNISON demands extra government funding to save universities from crisis

‘A world without universities would be tragic. I just can’t comprehend it’

How to be a good lockdown neighbour

With everyone spending more time in their homes because of lockdown, the work of staff at housing associations is even more important

Three UNISON nurses stranded in the Philippines

Three stranded UNISON members are desperate to return to the UK to help their colleagues fight the pandemic

The Birth of the NHS

A new book offers a powerful family perspective on the revolutionary introduction of a national health service. Reviewed by Amanda Kendal.

A passion for caring

Trainee nursing associate Carley Kane is hoping to qualify soon – and already has big plans for encouraging the ‘nursing family’ of tomorrow

Shining a light on ‘The Lady with the Lamp’

Celebrating the life and work of Florence Nightingale, on the 200th anniversary of her birth

Settling the nerves

UNISON reps are being trained to help EU members through the minefield of settled status