News and press releases

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week begins on Monday 13 May 2024. This is an issue that is increasingly impacting our members ... Read More
Events /

Take the chance to learn at work

All the taster courses are free to UNISON members and will take place online. Explore the power of learning during ... Read More

Cosla and unions are ‘too far apart’ on pay talks, say UNISON

UNISON Scotland Press Release  Local government workers in Scotland are to be consulted about strike action after council employers failed ... Read More

Local Government Pay 2024

UNISON Scotland has called for a above-inflation pay increase for local government workers as it submitted its 2024/25 joint pay ... Read More

Local government pay campaign 2024/25

UNISON Scotland has called for a above-inflation pay increase for local government workers as it submitted its 2024/25 joint pay ... Read More

Edinburgh International Workers Memorial – Sunday 28th April 2024

The Edinburgh International Workers Memorial took place on Sunday 28th April at the Memorial Tree in West Princes Street Gardens. Ian ... Read More
Events, May Day /

Edinburgh, Lothians & Borders May Day Event 2024

The Edinburgh, Lothians, and Borders May Day march and rally will take place this Sunday 5 May 2024. Assembly will ... Read More
LG Pay 2024, News, Pay, Press release /

Local government strike threat looms as tensions grow over pay, says UNISON

Scotland’s largest local government union, UNISON, says strike preparations could begin as early as next week as tensions grow over ... Read More