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‘Now is the time – have your say on pay’

Securing fair pay for hard-working members is UNISON’s top priority, as general secretary urges members to make sure their voices are heard

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON condemns ‘slap in the face’ for Scottish local government workers

Scottish unions write joint letter condemning Scottish Government’s failure to provide funding for proper pay rise

Article on the UNISON National site.
Fair pay for council and school workers

The forgotten frontline: council and school staff need a 10% pay rise

UNISON is calling for a 10% pay rise for all local government workers, as financial recognition for their commitment to public service

Article on the UNISON National site.
Portrait of Jon Richards

Blog: Why this insult to council and school staff can’t be allowed to stand

The government must do the right thing by the people who have kept us going during the pandemic

Blogs on the UNISON National site.

Nominate your social workers of the year

Nominations close at midnight on Friday 23 July

Article on the UNISON National site.

Members protest fire and rehire at £73m leisure centre

‘A Labour-controlled council should not engage organisations that use fire and rehire to run its leisure centres,’ says UNISON branch

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

‘Attack is the best form of defence’ against cuts and pay freeze

Local government workers should be prepared to take the fight to ministers, conference agrees

Article, News on the UNISON National site.
Christina McAnea

Serious about levelling up? Let’s see the evidence

General secretary Christina McAnea addresses UNISON’s special local government conference 2021

Article on the UNISON National site.

Councils need a bold new vision to fund and deliver essential services

Delegates hear of the sacrifices staff have made to keep the country running during the pandemic

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Local government conference remembers those lost to the pandemic

UNISON president leads delegates in a minute’s silence to remember the many who have died

Article, News on the UNISON National site.