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August 13th, 2020

UNISON today called on the government to properly support universities, staff and prospective students, as admissions departments face the chaos created by the handling of the exam situation throughout the UK.

“Only a month ago, many universities were predicting a 20% reduction in the...

August 11th, 2020

UNISON is organising a webinar on 27 August to help support activists around redundancy and the right to be informed over planned job cuts.

The union’s head of legal services, Shantha David (pictured), together with legal officer Ben Patrick, will outline key aspects of such situations....

August 11th, 2020

UNISON is organising a webinar on 27 August to help support activists around redundancy and the right to be informed over planned job cuts.

The union’s head of legal services, Shantha David (pictured), together with legal officer Ben Patrick, will outline key aspects of such situations....

August 11th, 2020

COVID-19 dominates so much of the news and our thoughts here in the UK at present that it can be easy to forget the non-COVID issues that people continue to face around the world.

These problems have no ‘pause for pandemic’ button and for the most part, have been made even more acute in...

August 10th, 2020

Commenting on the Department of Health and Social Care announcing up to £172m for thousands more apprentice nurses in England (Monday), UNISON deputy head of health Helga Pile said:

“...

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