Labour Link


UNISON’s Scottish Labour Link
Our unique Affiliated Political Fund building the link between UNISON and Labou
r. For further information please contact Simon Macfarlane on 07703 194 132 or

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A message from Richard Leonard on why a vote for Labour on Dec 12th is so vital

Provide the funding for real pay rises for public service workers, funding a 5% pay rise in April, and we expect the Scottish Government to honour this where pay is devolved. Introduce a real Living Wage of at least £10 an hour immediately, for all workers aged 16 and over, and ban zero ... Read More
Westminster Candidates

Westminster Candidates

Congratulations to UNISON members selected as candidates for Westminster key seats ... Read More
UNISON Scottish Labour Link Forum 2 Dec 2017

UNISON Scottish Labour Link Forum 2 Dec 2017

The UNISON Scotland Labour Link Forum will take place at the Marriott Hotel in Glasgow from 12.30pm-3pm on Saturday 2 December 2017. The new leader of the Scottish Labour Party Richard Leonard will be the main speaker. The event will begin with registration and a buffet lunch from 12.30 and Richard will speak ... Read More
Press Release

UNISON Labour Link nominate Richard Leonard for Scottish Labour Leader

UNISON Labour Link Scotland today decided to nominate Richard Leonard MSP in the election for a new Leader of the Scottish Labour Party. This followed a consultation with branch Labour Link officers which came out overwhelmingly in favour of his nomination. UNISON Labour Link Scotland Chair Gordon McKay said: “UNISON ... Read More
You can help decide who should lead Scottish Labour

You can help decide who should lead Scottish Labour

Following Kezia Dugdale’s resignation there will be an election for the next Scottish Labour leader in October. If you’re a UNISON member who contributes to the union's Labour affiliated political fund in Scotland, you’re entitled to a say in who that leader should be. To vote, all you need to ... Read More
Keeping it Local infographics

Keeping it Local infographics

Two infographics with key themes from UNISON Labour Link Scotland's publication 'Keeping it Local' ... Read More
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Keeping it Local for a Better Scotland

This paper sets out UNISON Labour Link Scotland's advice to Labour council groups and campaign forums on the forthcoming council elections ... Read More

UNISON Scottish Labour Link Forum 3 Dec 2016

Scottish Labour Party deputy leader Alex Rowley and Health spokesperson Anas Sarwar will be joining us at the UNISON Scotland Labour Link Forum on Saturday 3 December for to discuss how we can put UNISON policies at the forefront in the Scottish Local Government elections in May next year. The Forum takes place at ... Read More

UNISON Labour Link nominates Jeremy Corbyn for leader of Labour Party

11 August 2016: UNISON Labour Link nominates Jeremy Corbyn for leader of Labour Party UNISON UK Labour Link news release ... Read More
Labour Party

Voting in the 2016 Labour Leadership election

UNISON members who are part of Labour Link are entitled to their say in the Labour Party - including, if you are a registered supporter with the Labour Party, in the current leadership election. If you want to know more about the 2016 Labour Party leadership election, including whether and and how you ... Read More