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City's Not For Sale video

New video for Our City’s Not For Sale campaign

Check out this new video urging Edinburgh citizens to oppose privatisation and come to our public consultation on 27 June.... https://youtu.be/K78wf25HWWs ... Read More
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Privatisation public consultation 27 June 6pm Augustine Church

The City of Edinburgh Council is considering bids for the privatisation of large swathes of local council services. The largest ... Read More
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Keeping safe in the workplace

Keeping safe in the workplace

UNISON Scotland has issued a new guide for social work staff on 'Keeping Safe in the Workplace'. This follows one ... Read More
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UNISON News June 2011

UNISON News June 2011

Covering privatisation, pensions, appeals, new social work guide and March 26 rally report, look out for your June UNISONNews or ... Read More
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Pressure mounts as council drives to privatisation

The campaign against privatisation is stepping up as the Council faces critical decisions in the coming weeks. A report this ... Read More
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City Not For Sale

5.5m of taxpayers money wasted on consultants

See Evening News story here John Stevenson: "This is a council that has already spent 6m on consultants so, in ... Read More
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Suspended staff statement

Suspended staff statement

As a trade union we do not comment on the details of disciplinary matters but such has been the publicity ... Read More
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UNISON Scotland: Rally for cuts flops

UNISON Scotland: Rally for cuts flops

UNISON Scotland: Rally for cuts flops: "Only 350 people turned up to the rally for cuts in London today ... Read More
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