Socialist Party Scotland reporters Following 12 days of strike action, RMT members working as conductors (guards) on ScotRail services have wrestled important concessions from management. The new offer from the Dutch-owned rail company Abellio marks a vindication of the determined ...Read More »
Socialist Party Scotland reporters Following 12 days of strike action, RMT members working as conduc...
Matt Dobson and Louise Donegan Secondary school teachers who are members of the Educational Institut...
Report from Matt Dobson Over 300 steelworkers, their families, trade unionists and supporters from t...
Matt Dobson reports from Glasgow. Unison rep Robert O’ Donnell has been sacked by the Scottish Exhib...
Matt Dobson reports The all-out indefinite strike by Glasgow’s Homeless Caseworkers for fair pay – n...
Matt Dobson and Louise Donegan Secondary school teachers who are members of the Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS) union took strike action in the five schools across West Dunbartonshire on 12th January. The action was in defence of education services ...Read More »
Report from Matt Dobson Over 300 steelworkers, their families, trade unionists and supporters from the wider community marched through Motherwell from the Dalzell plant to the site of the old Ravenscraig steelworks on 7th November. The march was called by ...Read More »
Matt Dobson reports from Glasgow. Unison rep Robert O’ Donnell has been sacked by the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) management. Robert has twelve years of service with the SECC during which time he has never been the subject ...Read More »
Matt Dobson reports The all-out indefinite strike by Glasgow’s Homeless Caseworkers for fair pay – now in its tenth week – has pushed an anti-union Labour council management to concede the principal that Homeless Caseworkers should be on PCS 5 ...Read More »
By Matt Dobson In the ninth week of all-out strike action and Glasgow’s Labour Council still refuse to resolve a dispute with seventy homeless caseworkers. At a meeting with the union on Wednesday 20th May, which the council was represented ...Read More »
117 hospital porters in Dundee and 70 council workers in Glasgow are on all-out indefinite strike action for fair pay and recognition for the job that they do. Different cities, different trade unions, but what unites these workers is that ...Read More »
By Socialist Party Scotland reporters 120 hospital porters who are members of Unite at Dundee’s Ninewells and Royal Victoria hospitals have escalated their strike action over demands on pay and longstanding grading issues. The strike action began two weeks ago ...Read More »
By Luke Ivory A new report from Audit Scotland on the finances of NHS Scotland has outlined the significant pressures being placed on the health budget. Politicians from the Westminster and Holyrood governments always like to boast about the increased spending they ...Read More »
Richie Veitch, RMT Edinburgh branch Low paid workers employed by ISS on their lucrative East Coast Mainline Contract entered into their latest round of strike action starting on Friday 8th August 2014 for 24 hours, coupled to a 48 hour strike ...Read More »