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Latest pay claim update – send in your postcard

One Team
UNISON’s Scottish Local Government Committee thanks everyone for the excellent campaign focusing on education under the theme: “It’s ONE team – ... Read More
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Latest pay claim update

Education cards to Parliament
In the run up to schools breaking up for the summer thousands of members signed postcards to the Deputy First ... Read More
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UNISON Health & Safety Team, working for you

Health and safety News
UNISON Health & Safety Team, Working for You Update covering
  • Fire safety first
  • UNISON takes a stand
  • Staffing levels, ... Read More
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Branch makes its mark on National Conference

UNISON Conference
As UNISON celebrates its 25th year, the branch played a full part at National Local Government Conference and the union's ... Read More
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Grenfell not only a tragedy, it’s a crime

Justice for Grenfell
Ian Mullen, branch health and safety convener, made this speech at the Grenfell Tower vigil in Edinburgh on 14 June ... Read More

UNISON News – June 2018

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  • Talks go on to get a better pay offer
  • UNISON wins major travel costs deal for social care staff
  • ... Read More
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UNISON News – May 2018

Place update May 2018
Place Department members' update: Covering
  • Health and Safety;
  • Winter Operations;
  • School Crossing Review;
  • Waste and Street Cleaning
  • Making sure new ... Read More
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Pay 2018 – Talks continue to seek decent rise

Pay Up Now
Discussions on a pay rise for Council workers continue. The union negotiators have met with the Council negotiators and the ... Read More
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