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PUBLIC WORKS: THE BLOG
Read our news, analysis and comment on the delivery of public services in Scotland
Latest briefings

Planning Reform Bill

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This briefing lays out UNISON's concerns about the new Planning Bill. The Bill has now been significantly amended and will ... Read More

Briefing 103 – UK Budget 2018 Implications for Scotland

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The UK Government budget may not be quite as important for UNISON members as it used to be – but ... Read More

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Latest responses and submissions

Implementing Part 3 of the Transport (Scotland) Act 2019: Bus Services

UNISON believes we deserve a world class bus system. But we will only get this by rejecting deregulation and privatisation ... Read More

Scotland’s economic performance: The contribution of place based economic development zones

UNISON opposes the idea of freeports. The UK Government has made clear that freeports will be private sector driven initiatives, ... Read More

UN Convention on the Rights of the Child Bill consultation

UNISON Scotland thinks incorporation of the UNCRC into law is insufficient. For children to exercise their rights in practice requires ... Read More

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Other documents

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UNISON, the union for social work staff, says that without the proper funding, the Scottish Government will be unable to ... Read More

UNISON WEEK 261 – SOS: Stressed out Staff in Scotland’s colleges and more …

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Our weekly newsletter covering our new UNISON Scotland report - SOS: Stressed out Staff in Scotland's colleges & more … ... Read More

UNISON Week 260 – An emergency but no accident, Equal Pay update, HE Consultation & more

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Our weekly newsletter covering our latest Damage Report 'An emergency but no accident', Equal Pay update,  HE Consultation & more ... Read More

Scotland’s environmental health services reach ‘tipping point’

Tipping Point
This report – Tipping Point – is the latest in UNISON’s damage series of reports which looks at the impact ... Read More