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Strike threat withdrawn in East Dunbartonshire Council and Leisure & Culture Trust

UNISON and UNITE trade unions have today (Monday) withdrawn planned strike action in East Dunbartonshire following crunch talks last week with East Dunbartonshire Council. Strikes scheduled for Wednesday, September 12, ... Read More
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UNISON recommend members reject revised COSLA pay offer

UNISON will recommend that its local government members reject the latest revised pay offer from COSLA when they hold a consultative ballot of members in the next few weeks. The ... Read More
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UNISON fair pay demonstration at COSLA meeting

UNISON are having a crunch meeting with COSLA leaders this morning, to press their case for fair pay for all local government workers, in Forfar. UNISON members will be demonstrating ... Read More
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All out strike action is again threatened in East Dunbartonshire Council, say unions

UNISON , UNITE and GMB trade unions served statutory notice on East Dunbartonshire Council for a day of all out strike action across all council departments on Wednesday 12 September ... Read More
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UNISON call on Scottish Government to devolve NHS union pay negotiations

UNISON, Scotland’s biggest health union, is calling on the Scottish Government to set up formal structures to negotiate direct with NHS unions in Scotland, and officially leave the UK’s NHS ... Read More
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UNISON slams Swinney’s response to their ‘Education: It’s ONE Team’ campaign

The largest trade union in local government have slammed John Swinney’s, Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, response to their campaign for a fair pay rise ... Read More
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East Dunbartonshire Council Strike Action

Unite/ UNISON/ GMB Press Release Thursday 12 July 2018 For Immediate release East Dunbartonshire Council Strike Action Further to Industrial action taken on the 21st to the 26th of June, ... Read More
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UNISON serves Glasgow City Council end of term report card on equal pay

The largest trade union in Glasgow City Council is to hold an equal pay demonstration today (Thursday the 28th) outside the city chambers at 12.30pm.  The demonstration coincides with the ... Read More
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UNISON says monitoring of home care services by Scotland’s councils still not good enough

More than a year on since new guidance was introduced on social care procurement there has been little or no improvement in home care monitoring, says UNISON. UNISON published a ... Read More
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UNISON Scotland recommends yes vote in NHS pay offer

Scotland’s biggest health union, UNISON, has today (Mon 25 June) agreed to recommend that members accept a pay deal which is worth at least 9% for NHS workers across Scotland ... Read More