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No delays—turn anger over NHS pay into united strikes

No delays—turn anger over NHS pay into united strikes Furious health workers are pushing unions to step up the fight after record-breaking votes to reject the Tories’ imposed 3 percent “pay rise”.

NHS workers reject pay award—now it’s time for strikes

NHS workers reject pay award—now it’s time for strikes Over 90 percent of nurses in the RCN union have said no to the government’s insulting 3 percent offer.

Health workers say ‘strikes are only way’ to protect the NHS

Health workers say ‘strikes are only way’ to protect the NHS Furious health workers in England are readying themselves for industrial action as more unions ballot over the Tories’ meagre 3 percent pay rise.

Thousands of NHS staff begin voting on action over pay

Thousands of NHS staff begin voting on action over pay Thousands of health ­workers received online ballot papers this week asking them if they are ­prepared to take industrial action over pay.

Health workers rage at Tory pay insult outside Downing Street

Health workers rage at Tory pay insult outside Downing Street Around 200 health workers and their supporters joined a march to Downing Street on Friday to protest against the Tory pay insult.

NHS unions could ballot for strikes after pay insult

NHS unions could ballot for strikes after pay insult Unions reacted furiously to the Tories’ measly 3 percent pay offer

Tories’ last minute pay offer is another insult to NHS workers

21 July 2021
The Tories wants to cut NHS workers pay. They rushed out a 3 percent pay offer to health workers in England on Wednesday after a day of shambles and chaos.

NHS workers say they want action to win on pay

20 July 2021
The Tories have delivered another blow to NHS workers. Now workers’ fury has to be turned into action for a 15 percent rise.

Prepare now for NHS pay fight + Royal London hospital strike

28 June 2021
Health workers in England and Wales need to be ready to respond quickly to a new pay offer that could emerge in the next few days.

Onto the streets for the NHS on 3 July + Fighting for pay justice in Scotland

08 June 2021
Campaigners and health workers are set to come together on 3 July in ­protests that also celebrate the NHS’s 73 birthday.

Keep up the battle over NHS pay in Scotland

16 May 2021
Unison union members followed their leaders recommendation to accept 4 percent. But the RCN says it will keep pushing for a better deal.

Scottish NHS pay offer falls far short of justice for health workers

25 March 2021
The Scottish government’s offer to increase NHS pay by 4 percent has been met with fury by many health workers.

Health unions get serious in the battle to win higher pay

23 March 2021
There are more signs this week that health unions are serious about fighting for decent pay.

Turn anger over NHS pay into effective action

18 January 2021
It’s urgent that the heath unions step up campaigning to win a pay rise for all NHS workers.

NHS workers would strike + Sage action + BT ballot + Courts battle

12 January 2021
The majority of Scottish nurses are willing to strike due to being “burnt out and undervalued” and suffering from bullying during the coronavirus crisis.

NHS pay revolt—union wage claim does not match what workers need

11 August 2020
Activists at the forefront of the pay revolt have come out against union leaders’ attempts to dampen down workers’ demands.  

Health workers take to the streets to demand pay rise

29 July 2020
Health workers’ fury burst onto the streets of London on Wednesday as over 1,500 marched on Downing Street.

Health unions’ call for minute’s silence should be used to mobilise against Tories

20 April 2020
Unison, the Royal College of Nursing and the Royal College of Midwives have organised a national minute’s silence for 11am on Tuesday 28 April.

NHS protective equipment crisis deepens, and workers pay the price

18 April 2020
Half of nursing staff have felt pressure to work without appropriate protective equipment during the coronavirus crisis, according to a survey by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN).

Health workers vote to accept NHS below-inflation pay deal

12 June 2018
Health workers in England and Wales have accepted a below-inflation pay deal cobbled together by the Tories, unions and NHS bosses.

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