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Wanted: Common standards for 'green bonds' across the EU

Beating the Big C – cancer, and the council

Four years ago David Lewis was diagnosed with skin cancer.

Nottinghamshire County Council signs up to Ethical Care Charter

Nottinghamshire County Council has become the latest signatories to UNISON’s Ethical Care Charter – just a few months after Nottingham City also jo

What do members in senior roles think about pay and training in local government?

UNISON has launched an online survey of local government chief officers and senior managers in England and Wales on pay and training.

UNISON suspends today’s teaching assistants’ strike action

Strike action involving teaching assistants that was due to affect schools across County Durham today (Thursday) has be

Finland to pursue a legal ban on coal by 2030

Archive news from 2015

SCCS response to the Pari

An important step in the fight to protect Durham Teaching Assistants from savage pay cuts

Today, following your recent successful strike action and conversations with UNISON, Durham Council have suspended notices of dismissal and reengag

Our Health Heroes awards – the night in pictures

Last night UNISON was transformed into a glittering awards venue, to honour the NHS support staff who go above and beyond the call of duty (well, t

Teaching assistants’ strike action suspended

UNISON has today (Wednesday) called off the teaching assistants’ strike action that was due to affect schools across County Durham this week and ne


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All We Can:

With so many charities sharing stories of people that need our...

John Ray Initiative:

Richard M. Gunton, Eline N. van Asperen, Andrew Basden, David Bookless, Yoseph Araya, David R....

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