News and press releases

Cuts, News, Pay, plug the gap /

Watch and share our campaign video: Plug the £1bn council funding gap

UNISON’s campaign is calling for: Securing the long term financial stability of local government: calling for further investment in local government ... Read More
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Message to members regarding election of General Secretary

Our branch has nominated Paul Holmes for General Secretary because he: • Has the experience and been elected to our ... Read More
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Edinburgh Leisure Update October 2020

News and information for members in Edinburgh Leisure October 2020  Changes to staff benefits   Self-isolation procedure   Reopening of ... Read More
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October Equalities Update

Your October edition of the equalities newsletter is now available with updates on: Black Members Disabled Members LGBT+ Members Women ... Read More
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UNISON calls for government help as Edinburgh council faces hundreds of job losses due to Covid and funding crisis

Edinburgh UNISON, the union representing most Edinburgh council workers, fears that hundreds of jobs could go over the coming months ... Read More
About us, equalities, nofront /


The branch equalities officer is supported by a committee made up of reps from each stewards committee, branch officers and ... Read More
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Disabled members

UNISON’s priorities on disability are led by the union’s own disabled members. We help disabled members by fighting discrimination and ... Read More
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LGBT+ organisation

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are still denied equality in the workplace – too often we face discrimination and ... Read More