News and press releases

Edinburgh Health and Social Care Inspection response

Many of the issues raised in the inspection published today mirror issues raised by UNISON over recent months and years, ... Read More
Janitors, News, Press release /

UNISON Edinburgh says ‘One janitor, one school and keep our school cleaners’

UNISON's Edinburgh branch, the union representing council staff, fears new council proposals will mean Edinburgh's schools will no longer have ... Read More
NEC, News /

National Executive Election 3 April – 28 April 2017 – Use your vote.

It is time to choose who speaks for you. UNISON is a democratic organisation. That means that you elect people ... Read More
NEC, News /

Vote in the UNISON NEC elections! Who the branch nominated

NEC elections: 5 reasons to voteIt is time to vote for your National Executive members. The NEC is the union's ... Read More
budget, News /

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, Pay, UNISON News /

UNISON News January 2017

GOVERNMENT SLASHES YET ANOTHER £37m FROM COUNCIL SERVICES Speak up against cuts. Transformation: Fighting for the best results for members ... Read More
News, UNISON News, workloads /

UNISON News November 2016

Health and Social Care Integration Briefing. Avoidance of Disputes and major concerns about workloads (pdf) ... Read More