News and press releases

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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
children and families, nofront, survey /

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

Unions call for action as surveys show level of violence towards staff in Edinburgh schools and classes

UNISON and EIS surveys published today paint a bleak picture of the violence in Edinburgh’s schools and classes suffered by ... Read More
Events, News /

St Andrew’s Day March and Rally 2018

The Annual STUC St Andrew's Day march and rally will be held on Saturday 24th November 2018 in Glasgow.  The ... Read More
children and families, nofront, survey /

UNISON and EIS violence at work presentation

Click on the graphic for the presentation. Click here for more details ... Read More