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Futures number 17 autumn/winter 2016

 Latest edition of Futures covering the Scottish government’s plans for the upcoming year, the possibilities of a new Scottish approach to taxation, the consultaitons on expanding childcare, education governance and the new Child Poverty Bill.  The Scottish government is holding consultation events across the country on planned changes to schoos and childcare governance. Details of events […]

Public Service Futures Issue 13 – Autumn 2015

 PublicServiceFutures13_Autumn2015 Public Service FUTURES Issue 13 – Autumn 2015: Scottish Govt Programme… The new bills of most interest to UNISON members include… Anti-TU Bill: The Trade Union Bill is an unwarranted interference in devolved public services and will wreck the modern approach to industrial relations in Scotland. Power to the People: Local energy production offers some […]

Public Service Futures Issue 12 – Spring 2015

PublicServiceFutures12_Spring2015 Public Service FUTURES Issue 12 – Spring 2015: It’s a Public Services election… Public services are the number one election issue for the majority of Scottish voters. Let’s Talk Pay: The state of pay in Britain The Cupboard is Bare: Fiscal Affairs Scotland analysis of the savings councils are being forced to make …and […]

Public Service Futures Issue 11 – Winter 2015

PublicServiceFutures11_Winter2015 Public Service FUTURES Issue 11 – Winter 2015: Cuts and more cuts: Analysis of Osborne’s Autumn Statement Fatter cats: The bosses’ big pay packets Inequality in Scotland: New report Metropoles: France’s city regions …and more PublicServiceFutures11_Winter2015 PDF

Public Service FUTURES Issue 10 – Autumn 2014

PublicServiceFutures10_Autumn2014 Public Service FUTURES  Issue 10 – Autumn 2014: Delivering Equality: COSLA Commission on Strengthening Local Democracy final report Re-inventing our economy: So it works for people and the planet Outsourcing the Cuts: The cuts are being passed directly on to low-paid workers How Safe is Your Dinner? Government must ensure Food Standards Scotland focuses […]