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UNISON warns social work standards are at risk from austerity cuts

Date: Wed 12 June 2013 Social workers meeting in Glasgow today (Wed) warned that managers and the Scottish Government must

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UNISON warns of risks from planning and regulation cuts

Date: Wed 12 June 2013 Severe cuts in council planning departments are leading to potential safety risks for the public,

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Union announces Scotland wide strike ballot of council staff

Date: Tue 4 June 2013 Local government workers across Scotland are being balloted on strike action, after rejecting a 1%

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Public services paying the price of austerity job cuts

Date: Thu 23 May 2013 UNISON Scotland response to Audit Scotland report on ‘early leavers’ UNISON Scotland has called for

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Pay freezes are driving down living standards, while the rich get richer – UNISON

Date: Wed 15 May 2013 Public services union UNISON today released a report showing how pay freezes are contributing to

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Council tax freeze is costing public services dear – UNISON

Date: Wed 1 May 2013 Hard-pressed Scots are facing massive increases in charges for vital local services to pay for

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Scottish Health Secretary to speak at UNISON health conference

Date: Thurs 11 April 2013 Alex Neil, Scottish Health Secretary, is a keynote speaker at UNISON Scotland’s health conference in

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Proposed college merger cuts are ‘thin end of the wedge’ – UNISON Scotland

Date: Fri 22 March 2013 Scotland’s further education support staff union UNISON and college lecturers’ union EIS today jointly condemned

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UNISON Scotland slams Osborne Budget as ‘a broken record of broken hopes’

Date: Wed 20 March 2013 UNISON Scotland leader Mike Kirby has described today’s Budget by George Osborne as a “broken

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UNISON recommends members reject 1% local government pay offer

Date: Fri 15 March 2013 UNISON Scotland is to recommend that its local government members reject a final pay offer

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