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Justice for Grenfell

Grenfell not only a tragedy, it’s a crime

Ian Mullen, branch health and safety convener, made this speech at the Grenfell Tower vigil in Edinburgh on 14 June ... Read More
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UNISON News – June 2018

  • Talks go on to get a better pay offer
  • UNISON wins major travel costs deal for social care staff
  • ... Read More
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Place update May 2018

UNISON News – May 2018

Place Department members' update: Covering
  • Health and Safety;
  • Winter Operations;
  • School Crossing Review;
  • Waste and Street Cleaning
  • Making sure new ... Read More
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Pay Up Now

Pay 2018 – Talks continue to seek decent rise

Discussions on a pay rise for Council workers continue. The union negotiators have met with the Council negotiators and the ... Read More
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Grenfell A Crime Not Just A Tragedy

Edinburgh remembers Grenfell one year on.  Truth, justice and homes for the victims!  Joint the Silent vigil at 6pm on ... Read More
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Gaza appeal

A brutal massacre in Gaza

UNISON general Secretary Dave Prentis condemns the brutal massacre of 58 Palestinian protestors and injury to over 2,700 more, near ... Read More
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Workers Memorial Day – Unionised workplaces are safer workplaces

The annual Workers' Memorial Day commemoration was held on 28 April at the memorial tree in Princes Street Gardens Edinburgh ... Read More
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Scottish Women’s Networking Day

2 June 2018 Glasgow Caledonian University. UNISON has over 70% women in its membership and the Scottish Women’s Committee ... Read More
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