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Today's news - Scotland

Unite calls on all Scottish Local Authorities to rule out parking levy 2019-02-20 [Unite the union]

Unite slams Dundee City Council attack on workers 2019-02-19 [Unite the union]

Protest today as campaign grows to halt closure of Glasgow’s Springburn Rail Depot 2019-02-19 [RMT]

Aberdeen law students to help social workers at risk of being struck off 2019-02-18 [Press and Journal]

ScotRail begs train drivers to come out of retirement 2019-02-17 [Scotsman]

Gender pay gap hits Scottish part-time workers hard 2019-02-10 [The Scotsman]

Fitting tribute to union man Mick McGahey 2019-02-08 [The Daily Record]

‘We won’ – Glasgow women celebrate equal pay 2019-02-07 [UNISON]

Strike action at Queen Margaret University over job losses 2019-02-07 [UCU]

Lecturers' strike cancels West College Scotland classes in Clydebank 2019-02-05 [The Post]

Step towards industrial action at Angus council 2019-02-04 [Unite the union]

Unite exposes cleaning crisis in Edinburgh schools 2019-02-04 [Unite the union]

Post WW1 strike over working hours sparked revolution fears 2019-01-31 [BBC]

Proposals to regulate electricians is good news for workers and public safety, says Unite 2019-01-30 [Unite the union]

Fresh union dispute surfaces over North Sea rota changes 2019-01-30 [Energy Voice]

Unite members vote to reject revised COSLA offer 2019-01-30 [Unite the union]

Independence supporters need to win over trade union members 2019-01-27 [The National]

ScotRail - Vote for More Industrial Action 2019-01-25 [TSSA]

Cab drivers meet over ‘crisis’ in Edinburgh 2019-01-24 [Unite the union]

STUC: Brassica debacle shows employability scheme businesses use public sector to 'launder' unfair work 2019-01-23 [CommonSpace]

RMT welcomes transfer of Argyll Ferries to publicly owned CalMac 2019-01-21 [RMT]

Unite welcomes ‘historic’ equal pay deal at Glasgow City Council 2019-01-18 [Unite the union]

Glasgow equal pay agreement has been reached 2019-01-18 [The Evening Times]

Glasgow city council workers set for £500m payouts after unions reach equal pay deal for women 2019-01-18 [The Sun]

College disruption as lecturers strike over pay 2019-01-16 [BBC]

Fears over future of Aberdeen’s Stoneywood paper mill 2019-01-15 [Unite the union]

ISS rail contract staff to strike in Edinburgh 2019-01-14 [RMT]

Unions vow to sue NHS if more porters injured while handling hazardous clinical waste 2019-01-13 [Daily Record]

Calls for Scottish public sector pension funds to be merged into giant £42 billion body 2019-01-13 [The Herald]

Ballot on strike action by teachers approved by EIS 2019-01-13 [BBC]

Rail workers’ union places blame for train chaos on ScotRail operator Abellio 2019-01-06 [The Sunday Post]

Pupils in Edinburgh school attack teachers 97 times in one year 2019-01-02 [The Daily Record]

TSSA says Sack Matheson Freeze ScotRail Fares 2018-12-29 [TSSA]

More than £17,000 raised for workers laid off on Christmas Eve 2018-12-26 [Irish Examiner]

Railway food suppliers in Edinburgh strike over bullying claims 2018-12-25 [Edinburgh Evening News]

A New Film Offers Us a Group Portrait of Sex Workers 2018-12-25 [Hyperallergic]

Rail Gourmet workers in Edinburgh striking today 2018-12-24 [RMT]

Edinburgh rail food staff to strike on Christmas Eve 2018-12-24 [STV News]

Forget party politics and put striking women first 2018-12-24 [The National]

Unite anger at proposed closure of Springburn rail maintenance depot 2018-12-13 [Unite the union]

Strike ballot at Edinburgh's Queen Margaret University in row over job losses 2018-12-11 [UCU]

ScotRail is excelling itself at failing you, the travelling public 2018-12-09 [TSSA]

Rail Gourmet members to strike again in Edinburgh 2018-12-03 [RMT]

Scrooge ScotRail bosses end Kids Go Free scheme 2018-12-03 [TSSA]

Teaching union considers targeting strike action at Nicola Sturgeon's constituency over pay dispute 2018-12-02 [The Herald]

Unite welcomes jobs commitment to Michelin site 2018-12-01 [Unite the union]

Shopworkers union demands action from Labour on unfair pay 2018-11-25 [The Herald]

Striking fears as council workers admit they can't feed their families 2018-11-23 [The Record]

Union drops support for DPD courier walkout after legal threat 2018-11-23 [The Guardian]

Strike action at ScotRail now on the cards 2018-11-22 [TSSA]

This month in labour history

10-02-1972 30,000 Birmingham engineers go on strike in solidarity with striking miners. Thousands of them march to Saltley Gate coke depot, overpowering police to shut the gates. [more]

17-02-2006 Royal Mail workers in Belfast return to work after a successful wildcat strike against victimisation [more]