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UNA-UK launches new strategic plan: Global citizens for global solutions

UNA-UK's new strategic plan aims to build on UNA-UK's recent successes while adapting to a period of increased uncertainty - both at home and abroa

ODPs to come under the allied health professions umbrella

Operating department practitioners will be represented at the highest professional level in England by the chief allied health professions officer

How will the new housing act affect you and your family?

UNISON has published a new briefing on the 2016 Housing and Planning Act, warning that it will have a severe impact on the provision of housing in

We must support young people and the services they rely on

As public servants, we all understand that we have a duty of care for our communities.

Quick chance for Brexit cash?

Spokes has written to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon pointing out that cycling infrastructure would be a highly effective use for some of her promi

Labour is becoming the new ‘nasty party’ – and it needs to stop

Fourteen years ago, Theresa May stood up at Tory conference and told her party that they were seen as the “nasty party”.

A positive frame of mind

UNISON member Darren Buckland is an assistant practitioner with the Community Neurology Service in Nottingham, an integrated NHS and local authorit

WWF highlights risks of climate change cruise in the Arctic

Millions axed from youth service spending, says UNISON

An estimated £387 million has been axed in just six years from youth services across the UK, says a report from UNISON published today (Friday).

Prentis seeks top-level Brexit meetings with government

UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis has written to the government’s new Brexit minister, David Davies, making the case for the union’s inclusion


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