Futures Public Works

Public Service Futures Issue 11 – Winter 2015

PublicServiceFutures11_Winter2015 Public Service FUTURES Issue 11 – Winter 2015: Cuts and more cuts: Analysis of Osborne’s Autumn Statement Fatter cats: The bosses’

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Briefings

e-briefing: Scotland doesn’t need a new Women’s prison

The Scottish Government is intending to issue tenders for the construction of a new women’s prison. Doing so goes against

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Briefings Damage Reports

Dumped on – working in Scotland’s waste management services

Waste management is one of the least considered but most essential of public services. Most of us take for granted

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News Press release

Scrap plans for new women’s prison, urges UNISON Scotland

Date: Tuesday 13 January 2015 UNISON Scotland, the public services union with many members working in Criminal Justice services has

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Council Connections
Council Connections Local Government

Council Connections 10 – Jan 2015

The Budget Bill The Budget Bill offers little relief to hard pressed councils who are bearing the brunt of austerity

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Briefings

MSP e-briefing: Public Services

UNISON Scotland welcomes the debate in Parliament on Tuesday 13 January 2015 on protecting public services. As the largest public

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Responses

Housing: consultation on a new tenancy for the private rented sector

Private sector rent levels have been increasing at some of the highest rates in the UK and are now double

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Briefings Damage Reports

Breaking point: overworked and underpaid

Scotland’s hospital porters speak out UNISON Scotland has undertaken a survey of NHS porters to find out how current austerity

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News Press release

UNISON statement on First Minister’s programme for Government

Date: Wed 26 November 2014 Mike Kirby, Scottish secretary of UNISON, said “UNISON is Scotland’s largest trade union and we

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News Press release

UNISON Scotland statement on First Minister’s programme for Government

Date: Wed 26 November 2014 Mike Kirby, Scottish secretary of UNISON, said “UNISON is Scotland’s largest trade union and we

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