Hands off our Homes: Unions celebrate historic petition response

Petition to save Glen Lee and Holcroft House has most signatures of any petition submitted to Southampton City Council.

Hands off our Homes: “these homes are an important part of the community.”

In the third of our series of interviews with those affected by the proposed closure of Glen Lee and Holcroft House, Hands off our Homes asked residents and their families, members of the local community and employees, to tell us why they think these two council run facilities shouldn’t be closed and how shutting them down […]

ULR Emma Nand talks about making positive changes for her colleagues in the workplace

How long have you been a member of UNISON? I joined as soon as I started work, aged 17, so about 15 years ago. I first started my working career in the NHS as a nursery nurse at the Southampton General Hospital, and then four years ago I transferred my membership over when I became […]

UNISON Inclusive Learning Bulletin December 2018

A selection of the incredible Inclusive Learning work our members have been doing over the past few months.

New Adult Learning Courses for 2019

Community Interpreting 2019 This is an information session for students who are interested in a career in community interpreting. You will find out about the pathways from a Level 1 to a Level 3 qualification. Come along to one of the information sessions. C3743836  Wednesday 16 January 2019 OR C3743835  Tuesday 22 January 2019 Location […]

Hands Off Our Homes: Christmas Cards give human face to council’s disaster proposals

Special Christmas cards have been sent to every local politician, with a festive message that aims to ram home the fact that there are human consequences to the council’s actions.

Hands off our Homes: “In the private sector, it’s not always about the quality of care”

The second in our series of interviews with care workers in the at-risk homes. They tell us why they do their job, and what makes it all worthwhile.

Doing something different to grow our union

From food bank drives to winter warmers – find out what branches across the South East region did for Grovember.

Strike is off – but pay issue remains

In the wake of a strike ballot legally withdrawn, the branch held a festive food bank drive to combat in-work poverty.

Hands off our Homes: DEMONSTRATION

UNISON and Unite call for a joint demonstration on Wednesday 21st November at 1:30pm in front of the Civic Centre, before a debate in Full Council.