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Privatisation public consultation 27 June 6pm Augustine Church

ABM flyer
The City of Edinburgh Council is considering bids for the privatisation of large swathes of local council services. The largest ... Read More
/ city's not for sale, News

Keeping safe in the workplace

Keeping safe in the workplace
UNISON Scotland has issued a new guide for social work staff on 'Keeping Safe in the Workplace'. This follows one ... Read More
/ Social Work, Uncategorized

UNISON News June 2011

UNISON News June 2011
Covering privatisation, pensions, appeals, new social work guide and March 26 rally report, look out for your June UNISONNews or ... Read More
/ News, UNISON News

Pressure mounts as council drives to privatisation

UNISON flags
The campaign against privatisation is stepping up as the Council faces critical decisions in the coming weeks. A report this ... Read More
/ city's not for sale, Cuts, News

5.5m of taxpayers money wasted on consultants

City Not For Sale
See Evening News story here John Stevenson: "This is a council that has already spent 6m on consultants so, in ... Read More
/ city's not for sale, Cuts, News

Suspended staff statement

Suspended staff statement
As a trade union we do not comment on the details of disciplinary matters but such has been the publicity ... Read More
/ News

UNISON Scotland: Rally for cuts flops

UNISON Scotland: Rally for cuts flops
UNISON Scotland: Rally for cuts flops: "Only 350 people turned up to the rally for cuts in London today ... Read More
/ Cuts, News

UNISON Scotland: Austerity measures don’t work

UNISON Scotland: Austerity measures don't work
UNISON Scotland: Austerity measures don't work: "Austerity measures “don’t work” and prevent countries from creating jobs needed to generate economic ... Read More
/ News