Responses

Response: Planning Performance and Fees February 2020

UNISON has been raising concerns about problems in planning departments for some time. We published papers based on surveys of

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Press Release
Briefings News Press release

Briefing 113 Draft Budget 2020-21

The Scottish Government draft budget for 2020/21 has been published. The spending total amounts to a real terms increase of

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Briefings News

Independent Inquiry: Mental Health Services in Tayside

The report from the inquiry onto mental health services in Tayside has now been published. This followed serious issues about

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Briefings Public Works

e-brief Local Government Bench-marking

The Improvement Service has published the annual National Benchmarking Overview report. The report covers children’s services, adult social care, culture

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Futures Public Works Uncategorized

Futures: Issue 27 Spring 2020

The latest edition of Futures contains updates on the Local Governance Review the problems with new ICT at Disclosure Scotland

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Responses

Evidence: School Counsellors

UNISON welcomes the recognition that children and young people require support for their mental wellbeing. We are concerned that the

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Briefings

Briefing 111: Early Learning and Childcare: outdoor learning

The Scottish government has now published its guide for creating outdoor play experiences in early learning and childcare. The government

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Briefings

Briefing 109: Local Government Financial Overview

Audit Scotland published a financial overview of local government finance at the end of 2019. This report gives both an

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Health News Responses Uncategorized

Prohibiting Smoking Outside Hospital Buildings

UNISON generally welcomes the principle of introducing new measures to end the practice of smoking on hospital grounds. We agree

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Briefings Health

Briefing 108: PUBLIC SERVICE PENSION SCHEME TRANSITIONAL PROTECTION CASES

On 20 December 2018, the Court of Appeal in Lord Chancellor v McCloud (and others) held that in relation to

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