Sheffield University members to ballot on strike action

(03/05/11) Some 2,000 UNISON members at Sheffield University will begin balloting over strike action this week to protect their pensions. The university is looking at closing its current final salary scheme and offering members a ‘cash balance’ scheme, which could … Continue reading

Save the EMA – Get organised for 13 December 2010

The government intends to axe the Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) for college students in England. This will have a massive [...]

“UNISON gears up for lunchtime protests against further education funding cuts”

UNISON, the UK’s largest public sector union, is gearing up to join students, staff and other unions, for Save EMA [...]

"UNISON gears up for lunchtime protests against further education funding cuts"

UNISON, the UK’s largest public sector union, is gearing up to join students, staff and other unions, for Save EMA [...]

Student protests and alliance of resistance?

This is from the UNISON Active blog As a parent and a UNISON member I took part in the student [...]

Student protests

Here are some links to the national movement of student/school student protests. BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-11828882 National Campaign against Fees and cuts [...]

Schools Medical Provision Inadequate

GMB Warns parents that over 1 million school pupils with medical needs are at risk through “inadequate” provision as government [...]

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