Five days of strike action at the University of the West of England

Support staff at the University of the West of England will take a further five days of action over “insulting” pay offer. The action is set for Monday 4 – Friday 8 December 2023.

Wiltshire healthcare workers to strike in row over NHS pay deal

Health workers at seven Wiltshire hospitals will take strike action on Tuesday 12 December after being denied a pay rise worth £1,655.

Strike mandate. Wiltshire Health and Care staff vote for strike action.

Wiltshire healthcare staff back strike action over NHS pay deal

Staff employed by Wiltshire Health and Care* say they are being denied a pay rise worth £1,655 that has been paid to other NHS workers. In the ballot, 95% of staff who took part backed strikes if they are not paid fairly.

Arts University Bournemouth staff on strike over ‘woeful’ pay offer

University support staff in Bournemouth will strike tomorrow over “woeful” pay offer from the Universities and Colleges Employers Association, says UNISON today (Monday).

South Gloucestershire social workers back on strike

Social workers and occupational therapists working for South Gloucestershire Council are back on strike.

NHS dispute widens to cover most parts of England

The growing NHS dispute over pay and staffing will now cover ambulance services and other NHS organisations across most parts of England.

Recap: Striking for fair pay in the Environment Agency

Thousands of environment agency workers from across the country took strike action over pay on Wednesday.

Picket lines announced for Environment Agency strike

Environment Agency employees belonging to UNISON and Prospect are set to take strike action this Wednesday (8 February).

Image of two people wearing Environment Agency jackets against a background of hills and clouds. Graphic says: "Fair pay in the EA. Protecting you and the environment".

Environment Agency staff on strike

Thousands of Environment Agency staff who play a vital role in protecting communities across England will walk out today (Wednesday) as they strike over pay for the first time*, says UNISON.

Members will be on strike between 8am and 5pm.

Advice for UNISON members during NHS strikes

Unfortunately despite the massive strike votes at NHS trusts across the South West region, the most restrictive trade union legislation in Europe means UNISON members in hospital trusts cannot currently take action. UNISON will be taking the South Western Ambulance Service out on Wednesday 21st December, but elsewhere members should be aware of some advice […]

Winter warning as Environment Agency staff vote for strike, says UNISON

Environment Agency staff have voted overwhelmingly to strike over pay for the first time in the organisation’s 26-year history.

Three day strike begins at the University of Bristol

Staff will be on strike from Monday to Wednesday in a dispute over pay.

UNISON official picket placards

University staff in the South West vote to strike over ‘ludicrously low’ pay rise

Cleaners, administrators, library, catering and security workers at Bath Spa University, University of Bristol, University of Gloucestershire and the University of the West of England have voted to strike in a dispute over pay.