News and press releases

Ballot, News, Pay /

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
News, Pay /

Local Govt Pay Online Ballot – call to accept offer – Video

THIS BALLOT IS NOW CLOSED - FURTHER DETAILS WILL FOLLOW UNISON is asking for your views on the pay offer ... Read More
News /

A happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year to all our members

... and especially to those working to keep Edinburgh's essential services going over the holiday. Roads workers, residential care workers ... Read More
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UNISON welcomes improved pay offer for council workers

COSLA have today tabled an improved pay offer for local government workers, a move which has been welcomed by the ... Read More
Health and Safety, News, UNISON News /

UNISON withdraws support for Take 5 Risk Assessments

Your latest Health, Safety & Wellbeing update is now available online Call for re-introduction of health and safety committees UNISON ... Read More
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Webcast: Presentation to Council Education and Families Committee

Click here for the webcast of the deputation to The City of Edinburgh Council Education and Families Committee of November ... Read More
Events, News /

Preliminary Notice AGM 2019 – Put the date in your diary!

The Branch Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 21st February 2019 in the Augustine Church, 41-43 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh.  It is ... Read More
News, welfare /

Winter Fuel Grant Programme 2018/19

With rising fuel costs and another cold winter many members are worried about how they're going to pay this year's ... Read More