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Inflation up – Scotland’s local government workers deserve fair pay

Date: Tue 16 July 2013 UNISON Scotland said today that inflation rising to 2.9% is grim news for hard pressed

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Social housing is key says UNISON – as Audit Scotland finds ‘failure to meet need’ for homes

Date: Thu 11 July 2013 Housing services union UNISON has called for a massive investment in social housing to meet

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Fair Pay Day of Action for local government workers

Date: Tues 25 June 2013 Unions today (Tuesday) launched a Fair Pay Day supporting Scottish local government workers as they

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Strike ballot over plans to axe 155 community care jobs and slash salaries

Date: Mon 24 June 2013 UNISON members employed by Cornerstone Community Care in the West of Scotland are being balloted

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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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