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Branch takes Edinburgh message to Glasgow Rally

Banner in Glasgow
Edinburgh joined thousands from across Scotland in Glasgow rally against cuts in public services. The bright sunshine was compensation for ... Read More
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UNISON News April 2010

UN April 2010
  • LATEST NEWS ON EDINBURGH COUNCIL PRIVATISATION
  • Only six months to keep Edinburgh’s services public!
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Threatened Staff Win UK Award. If It Ain’t Broke – Don’t Fix It

Press Release
Staff at the City of Edinburgh Council, who face wholesale privatisation, have just received a UK award for delivering efficiencies ... Read More

Councillors’ briefing pack issued

President's letter
UNISON has produced a briefing pack sent out to all City of Edinburgh councillors with full details of our critique ... Read More
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10 reasons why we must keep services in-house

City Not For Sale
UNISON outlines 10 points from its analysis of the council plans that paint a worrying picture that will hit taxpayers ... Read More
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Campaign against sell-off starts in Edinburgh

Keep Edinburgh Public
UNISON has launched a campaign against 'reckless' council plans to sell-off services and over 3,000 jobs. (24 March 2010 - ... Read More
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UNISON News March 2010

UN March 2010
  • Keep Edinburgh Public! UNISON’s case against privatisation plans
  • 10 reasons why we must keep services in-house
  • You still ... Read More

No council worker gambled millions on the stock exchange. Why should they have to pay the price of cuts in Edinburgh? – UNISON

Public leaflet
UNISON members who deliver Edinburgh's services will lobby the Council meeting from 08.30 till 10.00 on Thursday 11 February against ... Read More
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