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Unions submit local government 2018 pay claim

Pay Up Now
Trade unions representing local government workers across Scotland (UNISON, Unite and GMB) have submitted their pay claim to local government ... Read More
/ News, Pay

Janitors Review Update: Talks continue on 18 January

Vote Yes
The final review model was due to be discussed with the unions on Thursday 11 January. However, following recent meetings ... Read More
/ Janitors, News

Morning Star: A £1 tourist tax could help mitigate the cuts

Morning Star
Fundamental political change at Holyrood and Westminster is needed to save local services, but a modest proposal from trade unions ... Read More
/ Morning Star, News, Tourist Tax

Janitors: 95 per cent call for full ballot

Vote Yes
In a consultative ballot of Janitors and Facilities assistants, 95% of those taking part have voted to move to a ... Read More
/ Janitors, News

Janitors ballot now closed

Vote Yes
UNISON's consultative ballot on Janitors' conditions closed at 12 noon on Thursday 21 December. The issues members were voting on ... Read More
/ Janitors, News

Stop the closure of 12 Bield care homes

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Staff, families and activists welcome to attend meeting about closure of 12 Bield care homes Saturday 13 January 2018, 1pm; ... Read More
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There For You – December 2017 newsletter

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Latest newsletter from UNISON’s registered charity, There for you; offering FREE and confidential services, benefits and support  ... Read More
/ News, welfare

Preliminary Notice AGM 2018. Put the date in your diary!

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The Branch Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday 19 February 2018 at 6.30pm in the Methodist Church, 25 ... Read More
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