Ballot papers will go out next week for elections to the service group executive of the Unison union. Socialist Worker is backing these left candidates in the election:
general seat Greater London, Charlie Hore;
north west general seat Anthony Aitman.
Healthcare Greater London general seat Len Hockey, female seat Janet Maiden;
north west general seat Caroline Bedale, female seat Karen Reissmann;
Yorkshire and Humberside general seat Alison Brown.
Local government East Midland, general seat Richard Buckwell, greater London general seat John McLoughan, female seat Sonya Howard;
south west general seat Nigel Behan;
Yorkshire and Humberside general seat Jim Board, female seat Angela Waller.