Council backs UNISON’s calls for a fair pay rise

Derbyshire County Council have committed to supporting a fair pay rise for staff after supporting a motion brought by the Labour group and backed by UNISON. The motion stated that the council support a fair pay rise for workers to help them cope with rising costs, especially those on the lowest pay who often undertake […]

Northamptonshire’s ‘slow clap for carers’ campaign backed by UNISON

People across Northamptonshire have been joining a mass slow handclap against the government’s miserly 3% pay rise for NHS staff, in a campaign backed by the country’s biggest trade union. Northamptonshire Needs to Work, a community-led campaign group, have recorded a series of ‘slow clap for carers’ videos to communicate their disappointment at the low […]