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20,000 march in Edinburgh against the cuts

Expectations were high for the Edinburgh demo on 23 October. All the signs were that people were building for it ...
"You can't cut half-a-million jobs and think services and people using them won't suffer,"

“You can’t cut half-a-million jobs and think services and people using them won’t suffer,”

"You can't cut half-a-million jobs and think services and people using them won't suffer," Kisten Hey tells today's Scotsman newspaper ...
ABM privatisation roadshows

ABM privatisation roadshows

Come and find out more about the Council's ABM privatisation programme.... Tuesday 26 October City Chambers Dunedin Room 2-4pm Wednesday ...
27 October National Inspection Day. Be a Health and Safety Rep

27 October National Inspection Day. Be a Health and Safety Rep

HEALTH AND SAFETY: 27 October 2010 is National Inspection  Day. Check out the website for full details http://www.unison-edinburgh.org.uk/ ...
An air of madness in being asked where the axe should fall

An air of madness in being asked where the axe should fall

Edinburgh Council cuts meetings: "Like many in the hall, I began to question the wisdom of this whole exercise. Cutting ...
Council must listen to public on saving services

Council must listen to public on saving services

With the revelation in today's Evening News (http://edinburghnews.scotsman.com/topstories/Big-backing-for-higher-council.6558389.jp ) that 7 out of 10 of Edinburgh residents would rather pay ...
UNISON Scotland: ‘Fat cat’ bankers should tighten their belts – not the public

UNISON Scotland: ‘Fat cat’ bankers should tighten their belts – not the public

UNISON Scotland: ‘Fat cat’ bankers should tighten their belts – not...: "‘Fat cat’ bankers should be forced to tighten their ...
Tell a Pal

We don’t need cuts – tell a pal

We don't need these cuts. There is a Better Way. Spread the word and 'Tell a Pal'You can email, use ...
Social Work manifesto

Helping People Change Their Lives

A Social Work Manifesto for UNISON and BASW members in Scotland. UNISON & BASW welcome the positive steps taken in ...
Asylum guide

Asylum: Child’s Welfare Paramount?

First published in 2006, this ground-breaking guidance was designed to provide a framework for ethical practice for UNISON and BASW ...