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Plymouth in UNISON

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We have over 5,000 members in Plymouth in UNISON, with Branch Officers, Stewards and Health & Safety Reps located throughout the city you have a strong local Branch support network ready to help you wherever and whenever you need us.

Members in Plymouth in UNISON are people working in the public services, or for private contractors providing public services. They include staff working full or part time in local authorities, the NHS, colleges and schools and the voluntary sector. Employers include: Plymouth City Council, Livewell Southwest, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust and City College Plymouth. We negotiate on behalf of our members for better pay and conditions, help individuals in trouble and campaign for a safer, fairer society.

UNISON is Britain’s biggest union, representing more than 1.3 million members across the UK’s public services.

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Care workers, refuse collectors, social workers, teaching assistants, community workers, street cleaners and so many more go above and beyond every single day. Local government staff keep communities safe, clean and accessible, yet there is often little or no...

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UNISON secures commitments from Labour

The annual meeting of UNISON Labour Link South West took place on Saturday 16 March 2024 in Bristol Meeting heard that 2024 will see a change in Government, most likely in November. It is extremely important South West Labour Link is active. We must campaign to return...

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The campaign for trade union freedom CTUF has launched a campaign against the Minimum Service Level Act. This follows the large TUC demonstration on the matter in Cheltenham a few weeks ago Backed by PCS, ASLEF, AEP, BFAWU, GTFU, HCSA, NEU, PCU, TSSA, URTU already...

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