UNISON sign at the union's centre in London

New presidential team

UNISON’s new national executive council (NEC) has elected a new presidential team

Article on the UNISON National site.
UNISON president Josie Bird speaking at the special delegate conference

The pandemic has ‘exposed and exacerbated structural inequality’

UNISON president Josie Bird tells special delegate conference that the union will continue to fight for ‘a genuine end to austerity’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

‘We’ve got one chance’

With another general election less than a week away, UNISON’s presidential team took a few minutes out to discuss some of their main concerns

Article on the UNISON National site.

Birds of a Feather

UNISON president Josie Bird talks to Demetrios Matheou about the people and places that have inspired and motivated her trade union life

Admin officer Josie Bird elected as new UNISON president

UNISON’s National Executive Council (NEC) has elected Josie Bird, a local government worker from Newcastle, as president at the union’s annual national conference in Liverpool. Josie has been an administrative officer at Newcastle City Council for 18 years and an active member of UNISON for 17 years. She has served as junior and senior vice […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.