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Councillors’ briefing pack issued

President's letter
UNISON has produced a briefing pack sent out to all City of Edinburgh councillors with full details of our critique ... Read More
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10 reasons why we must keep services in-house

City Not For Sale
UNISON outlines 10 points from its analysis of the council plans that paint a worrying picture that will hit taxpayers ... Read More
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Campaign against sell-off starts in Edinburgh

Keep Edinburgh Public
UNISON has launched a campaign against 'reckless' council plans to sell-off services and over 3,000 jobs. (24 March 2010 - ... Read More
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UNISON News March 2010

UN March 2010
  • Keep Edinburgh Public! UNISON’s case against privatisation plans
  • 10 reasons why we must keep services in-house
  • You still ... Read More

No council worker gambled millions on the stock exchange. Why should they have to pay the price of cuts in Edinburgh? – UNISON

Public leaflet
UNISON members who deliver Edinburgh's services will lobby the Council meeting from 08.30 till 10.00 on Thursday 11 February against ... Read More
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Care tender fiasco shows need to halt outsourcing plans till Council can justify figures – UNISON

Press Release
In the wake of the £250,000 wasted on the flawed bid to re-tender care services for vulnerable people, UNISON's Edinburgh ... Read More

Unions urge Edinburgh Council to save local economy from unprecedented cuts

Press Release
As the City of Edinburgh Council meets on 17 December to decide on a huge raft of service cuts, unions ... Read More
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