Unison

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Starmer’s bonfire of promises is likely to see Labour’s electoral chances crash and burn | Michael Chessum
To win at the ballot box, the opposition party needs to ditch Blairite policies and offer a radical anti-establishment narrative

Michael Chessum

02, Oct, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Labour conference: Starmer vows green new deal, skilled jobs revival and says UK needs plan to ‘make Brexit work’ – as it happened
Latest updates: Labour leader lays out plans to tackle climate change, education, health and economy as he addresses delegates

Andrew Sparrow

29, Sep, 2021 @3:13 PM

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Labour conference: ‘wrong time’ to change leadership rules, says Burnham – as it happened
Labour party conference delegates will debate leader’s plans on Sunday afternoon

Andrew Sparrow

26, Sep, 2021 @5:38 PM

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Most NHS staff vote to oppose 3% pay rise as union warns workers ‘fed up’
Unison says thousands of ‘exhausted’ health workers are on brink of quitting for better paid jobs

Andrew Gregory Health editor

19, Sep, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Unison chief warns this could be year of industrial action
Christina McAnea points to rise in national insurance and says PM is pushing social care sector towards collapse

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

12, Sep, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Union calls on private NHS employers to match public-sector pay rises
Union says workers employed by private firms should not miss out on 3% pay rise given to NHS staff

Alex Mistlin

01, Aug, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Unions urge Sunak to reconsider 1% pay rise for NHS England staff
BMA, Royal College of Nursing, Royal College of Midwives and Unison say pay recommendation ‘fails the test of honesty’

Nadeem Badshah

06, Mar, 2021 @10:29 AM

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Migrant healthcare workers on Covid frontline angry about deportation risk
Doctors and other NHS staff with non-permanent visas despair over stalling of ‘right to remain’ bill

Diane Taylor

15, Jan, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Matt Hancock rules out removing support bubbles if England restrictions tightened – as it happened
PM under pressure to explain cycle ride seven miles from No 10; Nadhim Zahawi says lockdown rules under review after concerns over compliance

Andrew Sparrow

11, Jan, 2021 @6:18 PM

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Unison union elects Christina McAnea as its first female leader
Scot becomes general secretary with 47% of vote, seeing off challengers from left of Labour movement

Rajeev Syal

11, Jan, 2021 @12:04 PM

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Unison calls for nurseries in England to close amid third Covid lockdown
Nurseries should be treated the same as schools and staff should be prioritised for vaccination, union says

Maya Wolfe-Robinson

05, Jan, 2021 @5:36 PM

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Visa rules forcing migrant NHS workers to leave UK amid Covid second wave
‘Shameful’ treatment of health and care workers comes amid 122,000 shortage in England

Diane Taylor

09, Nov, 2020 @12:11 PM

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