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UNISON Northern Ireland Regional Secretary Patricia McKeown joined over 100 trade unionists from the US and Canada to celebrate the opening of the James Connolly Visitor Centre.

Firm strategy and better data needed to tackle abuse of NHS staff, says UNISON.

Lyra McKee was an investigative journalist and a defender of equality and human rights.

Join us on Saturday 4th of May to celebrate and march for workers’ rights at the annual May Day rally!

Delegates from UNISON Northern Ireland who work in the health service attended a three day conference in Brighton this week to discuss issues such as equal pay and protecting the NHS.

All staff working in the Belfast Trust now have free access to Read & Write, a specialist software programme to help improve literacy.  

UNISON Northern Health Branch welcomes Trust decision to review their position in respect of non-clinical office cleaning.

"We accepted the result of the referendum as the will of the people. In the nearly three years since we have sought to find a way through that respects that unprecedented vote while protecting public services, jobs, wages, the economy and – crucially – peace in Northern Ireland." Dave Prentis, General Secretary of UNISON, writes for the New Statesman.

The NJC Pay Award scales for 2018 - 2020 have been published.


UNISON calls for genuine engagement on the future of stroke services