Invest in vital public services and learn pandemic lessons, says UNISON

Christina McAnea gives first annual conference address as general secretary

UNISON history was made this week as the democracy of the UK’s largest union continued amid passionate online debates across local government, WET, energy and currently at the special online delegate conference.

Addressing the special delegate conference on Wednesday 16 June, Christina McAnea urged the Westminster government to learn the lessons of the pandemic, bring forward a public inquiry and to ditch plans to compel nervous care workers to be jabbed.

Christina McAnea’s speech to conference

Read the full speech here