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Neath Port Talbot becomes latest Welsh council to agree to pay fees

Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council has committed to paying the registration fees for its learning support workers after concerted lobbying by

UNISON Scotland joins day of action against Trade Union Bill

UNISON branches in Scotland are today taking part in the Scottish TUC’s day of workplace action against the Trade Union Bill.

Unions challenge Assembly Members to unlock Wales’ potential

Three education trade unions today (Monday 29 February) join together to challenge Assembly Members to unlock Wales’ po

Community activists set out plans to tackle common problems

Housing workers or care workers, staff at small or large charities: whatever part of UNISON’s community service group delegates represented they to

UNISON calls for overhaul of the guarding of crime scenes

Vital evidence risks being destroyed because police forces are failing to properly train and protect the support staff who regularly guard crime sc

Violence isn’t part of the job, community delegates agree

“A colleague had a microwave thrown at him. He was told by his manager that it was something to be expected.”

Charity trustees need to be transparent, community conference declares

Imagine getting up, getting dressed, going to work … only to be told to go home again because you no longer have a job.

‘Your role, your voice, has never been more valuable’

“Your role has never been more valuable; your voice has never been more valuable,” Labour shadow civic society minister Anna Turley told UNISON’s c

The values I grew up with are the same as those at the heart of this great union

It’s aways good to go home – even if only for a few hours – so it was great to be back in Leeds yesterday, the city where I was born,

Have you worked more hours than you’re paid for?

Do you often work more hours than you’re paid for? If so, you’re not alone.


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Prayers of the faithful 3rd Advent Sunday (year B) (the following may be copied and modified as...

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This week will see the publication of the draft Scottish Budget

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