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Overwhelming support for new Glasgow strikes
GMB says overwhelming support for new Glasgow strikes reflection of workers’ anger...
GMB warns anger over low pay isn’t going away
GMB warns anger over low pay isn’t going away as cleansing workers demand fresh strike ballot...
GMB urges Susan Aitken to use power for Glasgow’s lowest paid and end cleansing strike
Following constructive talks with Glasgow City Council Leader Susan Aitken yesterday, and ahead of further dialogue today (Saturday 6 November) as the city’s cleansing strike enters a sixth day, and with strikers attending the Global Day of Action March in Glasgow later this morning...
GMB calls for council leader to “step up or step aside”
GMB calls for council leader to “step up or step aside” as cleansing strike approaches fourth day...
GMB Warns New Nuclear Power Programme Needed In Scotland As COP26 Gathers  
GMB Scotland, the union for energy workers in Scotland, warned Scottish politicians they run the risk of missing out on a new generation of nuclear power stations and the low carbon electricity they generate without sorting plans to replace Hunterston B and Torness power plants...
GMB Scotland Media Call: Cleansing Strike & COP26 Activists Demo
COP26 activists join pickets to urge Glasgow City Council to “value and respect” cleansing staff...
Glasgow Cleansing Strikes Underway After Council Refuses “Industrial Relations” Reset
Responding to the collapse of last ditch talks between GMB and Glasgow City Council tonight...
COP26 Strike Action To Go Ahead in Glasgow Cleansing  
COP26 strike action in Glasgow to go ahead as union accuses council of bad faith on pay consultation...
GMB Scotland Media Calling Notice: ‘Social Care Fight for 15’
Care workers will rally at the Scottish Parliament this weekend as they step-up their fight for £15 an hour social care minimum wage.......
GMB Calls For Political Leadership To Settle Local Government Pay Dispute
GMB Calls For Political Leadership To Settle Local Government Pay Dispute And Avert COP 26 Strike Action......