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GMB calls for government intervention over cuts
GMB calls for government intervention over “wrong-headed” cuts to community payback service...
Ferguson Marine
Responding to news this afternoon (Tuesday 14 September) confirming that Port Glasgow shipbuilder Ferguson Marine will miss out on an order to build two new ferries for CalMac’s Islay route, GMB Scotland Organiser Gary Cook said...
Strikes loom in schools and cleansing
Strikes loom in schools and cleansing as ballot notice served to councils over “derisory and unacceptable” pay offer...
Pay should be the priority for health and social care tax
GMB tells Scottish Government: Pay should be the priority for health and social care tax...
Programme for Government Response – Social Care
Responding to the First Minister’s Programme for Government statement today (Tuesday 7 September) concerning the future of social care in Scotland and the delivery of a National Care Service, GMB Scotland Secretary Louise Gilmour...
Care Workers In Hanover To Start Industrial Action
Care Workers In Hanover To Start Industrial Action Against “Insulting” Pay Cut Plan...
GMB Members Reject Latest COSLA Pay Offer
School support staff and refuse workers moved “a step closer” to industrial action today (Friday 3 September) after GMB members rejected COSLA’s latest pay offer...
Cuts to Glasgow’s Community Payback Service
GMB Scotland has today (Wednesday 25 August) warned that proposed cuts to jobs and placements in Glasgow City Council’s Community Payback Service would be “totally self-defeating.”...
SNP and Greens Power-Sharing Deal Reaction
Responding to this morning’s (Friday 20 August) announcement that the SNP and the Scottish Greens have agreed a new power-sharing partnership, GMB General Secretary Gary Smith said...
Local Government Pay Offer
GMB warns COSLA must “make good” on improved local government pay offer to avoid strikes...