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UN October 2015

UNISON wins major changes to voluntary severance but fight against compulsory redundancies goes on

UNISON has won major changes to voluntary severance that will improve the terms, extend the time to decide and take ... Read More
/ Cuts, News, UNISON News
Hundreds turn out to tell council to keep its pledge on redundacies

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

Hundreds of union members and members of community groups turned out this morning to tell Edinburgh councillors to stand up ... Read More
/ Cuts, News
Keep Your Pledge UNISON tells councillors - Lobby against cuts and redundancies 29 October

Keep Your Pledge UNISON tells councillors – Lobby against cuts and redundancies 29 October

A reminder of our lobby from 08.45 - 09.45 at Edinburgh City Chambers, High St, Edinburgh against £140 million in ... Read More
/ Cuts, News
Twin demos on 29 Oct in Edinburgh and Glasgow against cuts

Twin demos on 29 Oct in Edinburgh and Glasgow against cuts

Trade Unions including UNISON, community groups and anti-cuts organisations are gearing up for twin demonstrations in Edinburgh and Glasgow ... Read More
/ Cuts, News, Press release
UN October 2015

Exposing myth of need to rush to redundancy

There is a spin being played by the senior officials that the world ends on 1 April 2016 if 2,000 ... Read More
/ Cuts, News, UNISON News
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Dignity@Work campaign

The aim of the UNISON and Unite Dignity at Work campaign is to promote respect and dignity at work; to ... Read More
/ Dignity@Work, Health and Safety, News
UN October 2015

UNISON tells council: Keep your no compulsory redundancy pledge

UNISON is urging members to turn out in force on 29 October to lobby councillors to keep their no compulsory ... Read More
/ News, UNISON News
Voluntary severance: Updated advice for members as branch seeks to improve terms

Voluntary severance: Updated advice for members as branch seeks to improve terms

UNISON's Edinburgh Branch Committee has instructed negotiators to seek to improve on the Council's proposed terms for people seeking ... Read More
/ News, Redundancies, VERA