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UNISON News May 2019

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UNISON City of Edinburgh branch newsletter May 2019 is now available online
  • health and social care cuts
  • sexual harassment
  • ... Read More
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Workers Memorial Day – Taking Control Removing Dangerous Substances from the Workplace

Workers Memorial Day – Taking Control Removing Dangerous Substances from the Workplace
The annual Workers’ Memorial Day commemoration was held on 28 April at the memorial tree in Princes Street Gardens Edinburgh ... Read More
/ Events, Health and Safety, News

Pay offer accepted: Message to local government members

Pay offer accepted: Message to local government members
UPDATE: Pay date in City of Edinburgh Council: We have been informed by the employer that the rise and ... Read More
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UNISON budget submission: Silent slaughter of services must stop

Enough is enough
Branch secretary Tom Connolly made the following submission to the City of Edinburgh Council budget meeting today. The trade ... Read More
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UNISON says ‘enough is enough’ as Edinburgh faces another year of cuts

Enough is enough
UNISON, the biggest union in Edinburgh Council, will join Edinburgh Trades Union Council and community groups to lobby the council ... Read More
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UNISON News February 2019: Cuts Special Edition

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Your UNISON News February 2019 issue is now available online
  • Council crisis deepens as 1000 jobs could go
  • Council ... Read More
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UNISON members overwhelmingly vote to accept pay offer for council workers

UNISON members overwhelmingly vote to accept pay offer for council workers
UNISON, the largest union in local government, have today informed COSLA that their members have overwhelmingly voted to accept the ... Read More
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Local Govt Pay Online Ballot – call to accept offer – Video

Questions and Answers
THIS BALLOT IS NOW CLOSED - FURTHER DETAILS WILL FOLLOW UNISON is asking for your views on the pay ... Read More
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