Category Archives: UNISON

Why I am Striking on November 30th

Well, actually I’m not technically going on strike. Angus Council, several years ago, decided that in order to celebrate St. Andrews Day, it would move a bank holiday elsewhere in the year to the end of November. So I already had … Continue reading

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UNISON Leadership hustings – Part Two

My last blog post talked about what the candidates for the Scottish Labour leadership said during the hustings held during the UNISON Labour Link forum meeting held in Glasgow. The end result was for UNISON to nominate Johann, while I … Continue reading

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UNISON Leadership hustings – Part One

I’ve just got back from two days in Glasgow for UNISON Labour Link training yesterday , and today the annual Labour Link Forum. Friday’s session gave me some interesting ideas on working within UNISON to take our policies into the … Continue reading

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