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‘Speak-out’ survey reveals children and disabled services hanging by a thread, says UNISON Scotland

Date: Wednesday 6 November 2013 A ‘speak-out’ survey of community, voluntary and housing workers has exposed services to the most

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Child welfare must be the priority – school support staff strike over imposed healthcare tasks

Date: Tuesday 5 November 2013 More than 400 school support staff will take to the streets tomorrow (Wednesday) to lobby

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Procurement is key to rolling out benefits of living wage across Scotland, says UNISON

Date: Monday 4 November 2013 UNISON has today (Monday) welcomed the rise in the living wage but says it’s vital

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UNISON Police Staff stunned at promotions as cash strapped force announces £139m cuts

Date: Thursday 31 October 2013 Scotland’s cash strapped police service is considering giving over 100 senior officers promotions that will

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Midnight walk out in Glasgow begins UK higher education shut down

Date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 Picture opportunity – details of local actions across Scotland at end A midnight walk out

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Glasgow City Council intransigence forces 1000 pupil support assistants out on strike

Date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 The strike is a last resort action by the city’s pupil support assistants (PSAs) following

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Hundreds of Glasgow charity care workers face uncertain future

Date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 Hundreds of Glasgow’s charity care workers face having their terms and conditions savaged as a

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UNISON brands COSLA’s delay claims ‘utter nonsense’

Date: Monday 28 October 2013 UNISON has dismissed COSLA’s delay claims as ‘utter nonsense’ and says the organisation’s decision to

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Toxic cocktail of spending cuts and violence

Date: Friday 25 October 2013 A ‘toxic cocktail’ of spending cuts and violence against public service workers has resulted in

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Pig abscesses to be minced into sausages and pies

Date: Friday 11 October 2013 The European Parliament has rejected their own Health Committee recommendation and voted to change the

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