London nurse wins landmark equal pay case

The Trust failed to justify Gloria Emmanuel’s pay being lower than her male comparator’s, a maintenance supervisor.

UNISON helped a nurse win a landmark equal pay claim against City & Hackney Teaching Primary Care Trust. The Trust failed to justify Gloria Emmanuel’s pay being lower than her male comparator’s, a maintenance supervisor. The first test* case in … Continue reading

Strike action spreads in Southampton – Social Work staff to strike

There will be widespread picket lines across Southampton on 3 August
Update from Mike Tucker UNISON NEC and Southampton Branch Secretary Thanks to Union Futures website 1. Industrial Action On Wednesday [...]

Dave Prentis and UNISON

I find myself in the very unusual position of suggesting a moderate union leader has engaged in infantile ultra-leftism. I’m [...]

‘Stop the great pensions robbery’

(22/06/11) “Lies, damned lies and the inventions of a Tory poodle.” That was how Jane Carolan described what UNISON is [...]

'Stop the great pensions robbery'

(22/06/11) “Lies, damned lies and the inventions of a Tory poodle.” That was how Jane Carolan described what UNISON is [...]

UNISON response to NHS Future Forum

UNISON, the UK’s largest union, said today that the Future Forum’s report into the NHS Health and Social Care Bill, [...]

Billions wasted on Trident could stop cuts, warns UNISON chief

Commenting on the Defence Secretary Liam Fox’s announcement that the cost of a new fleet of Trident nuclear missile submarines [...]