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Budget lobby

Edinburgh budget response: Defending services or administering austerity?

UNISON's Tom Connolly made the following submission to Edinburgh City Council's budget meeting today as Joint Trade Unions Staff Side ... Read More
/ budget, News
Press Release

UNISON lobbies Council Budget Meeting – Stand up for local services

UNISON, the union representing Edinburgh Council workers, will lobby the City of Edinburgh Council’s budget meeting on Thursday 9 February, ... Read More
/ budget, News, Press release
AGM 2017

Annual General Meeting 2017

Special Branch Committee for elections and motions For the first time in the branch's history, we did not have a ... Read More
/ About us, AGM
UNISON News January 2017

UNISON News January 2017

  • Transformation: Fighting for the best results ... Read More
/ budget, News, Pay, UNISON News
UNISON News November 2016

UNISON News November 2016

Health and Social Care Integration Briefing. Avoidance of Disputes and major concerns about workloads (pdf) ... Read More
/ News, UNISON News, workloads
Amanda Kerr

Hundreds turn out to tell council to keep its pledge on redundancies

Hundreds of union members and members of community groups turned out this morning to tell Edinburgh councillors to stand up ... Read More
thumbnail of Mental health survey October 2016

Survey – Mental Health Issues in the Practice Teams. October 2016

Health & Social Care Departmental sickness figures had been presented to the trade unions for the previous few years, and ... Read More
UNISON meeting: All social care workers & assistants in homecare & reablement FRI 14 OCT 2016

UNISON meeting: All social care workers & assistants in homecare & reablement FRI 14 OCT 2016

East Neighbourhood Office
101 Niddrie Mains Road
EH16 4DS
1.30–2.30 or 2.30–3.30

You will be aware that we have now entered ... Read More
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