Standing up for public services

Budget Consultation

Today the council’s Finance and Resources committee will again try to kick off its budget consultation. This will be a ...
Standing up for public services

Budget: We don’t get to say ‘no cuts’ in the consultation

UNISON response to Edinburgh budget proposals: The prospect of £140m of cuts over the next five years, added to the ...
Budget lobby

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 ...
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, ...
UNISON News January 2017

UNISON News January 2017

GOVERNMENT SLASHES YET ANOTHER £37m FROM COUNCIL SERVICES Speak up against cuts. Transformation: Fighting for the best results for members ...
UNISON News May 2016

UNISON News May 2016

Cutes: Join us to help defend jobs and services Support from across Scotland on no compulsory redundancies Stopping excessive workloads ...
UNISON News April 2016

UNISON News April 2016

Social work and social care - a cut too far: Has Edinburgh learned nothing? Health and Social Care Review ...
UN February 2016

UNISON News February 2016

Health & Social Care review update YOUR UNION NEEDS YOU Come to the UNISON AGM Mon 22 Feb 6.00pm Augustine ...
Press Release

The silent slaughter of local government has to stop

Joint Trade Unions Staff Side Secretary 2016/2017 City of Edinburgh Council Budget Response    As we face yet another year of ...
UN January 2016

UNISON News January 2016

Cuts on top of cuts Council must work harder to avoid compulsory redundancies Ensuring bosses stick to procedures YOUR UNION ...