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Striking care workers rally as councils are warned not to scapegoat women
Home care staff from three councils rally for equal pay as GMB urges urgent action to prevent financial calamity for local authorities...
Launch of Glen Rosa must herald a new era for Ferguson Marine
Ferry ceremony in Port Glasgow underlines why shipyard needs new contracts and its workers deserve support and certainty...
FM must intervene on equal pay or risk bankrupt councils
We call for new specialist body to investigate and enforce equal pay claims as strikes start in three councils...
Ministers warned drive to Net Zero will fail without nuclear energy
GMB Scotland calls on government to back new nuclear to save faltering plan to cut emissions...
How big rise in price of alcohol will penalise poorest Scots
MSPs to vote on a 30% increase to Minimum Unit Price that far outstrips rise in spending power...
Support staff reveal toll of abuse and violence in Aberdeen schools
Pupil support assistants suffer catalogue of physical and verbal assaults as calls escalate for more protection and better training...
Dounreay workers vote on strike action after pay talks stall
Workers at Caithness nuclear site balloted on industrial action after 18 months of negotiations go nowhere...
GMB Scotland calls for new urgency on renewables
GMB Scotland has urged Scottish Labour to help speed the drive to renewable energy while protecting jobs and communities...
Highland job losses expose sham of just transition
Redundancies at renewables supplier reveals how drive to create new green jobs is stalled...
Ministers urged to halt rise in minimum unit price of alcohol
GMB Scotland calls for planned increase to be paused as research fails to justify rise from 50p...