New branch education initiative – apply now!

Are you interested in taking up a part-time course this academic year? As long as the course isn’t work-related, your branch can help with the fees.* From September 2017, we are launching a new education initiative, open to all members. You could start a new course in...

UNISON Wins Tribunal Fees Case

UNISON is celebrating a landmark victory after a Supreme Court ruling that employment fees are unlawful, and the government will now have to repay up to £32m to claimants. The coalition government introduced employment tribunal fees in July 2013 to ‘reduce the number...

UNISON UoL Branch News in Brief: 13/7/17

Here’s a summary of the latest branch news: – Changes to Your Job Description? – School Uniforms: Worried About the Cost? – Grand Days Out: Whitby and Durham Changes to Your Job Description? Realignment? Unification? Changes to your job description?...

Your Right to Remain

UNISON supports and defends the right to remain for EU and EEA nationals and their families. These people have given so much to our communities and our services and we believe that they should be allowed to remain on the basis of the rules in place when they arrived....

Branch Bulletin Higher Education Special

Please find below a link to one more special edition of our Branch Bulletin: HE BB special This latest edition covers Higher Education, examining the changing nature of funding and fees across HE which has been used to justify restructures, pay cuts against inflation...

Branch Bulletin Workers’ Rights Special

Please find below a link to another special edition of our Branch Bulletin. TU Act and Brexit BB special_web and email This edition is dedicated to Brexit and the Trade Union Act 2016, both of which will affect all workers’ rights. It also outlines...