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STUC on the Scottish Labour Party

Addressing the STUC’s LGBT Conference in Glasgow tomorrow (16 May 2015) Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary will say: “I have been asked continually over the past...

May 15th, 2015

STUC calls Anti-austerity Rally in Glasgow on 20th June

STUC Deputy General Secretary, Dave Moxham, this morning confirmed that the STUC, in partnership with organisations comprising the People’s Assembly in Scotland would hold a major anti-austerity...

May 15th, 2015

First Minister and the STUC agree on transfer of powers – New Memorandum of Understanding between partners following outcome of UK election

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has held her first bi-annual meeting with the Scottish Trades Union Congress. The meeting, which agreed a new Memorandum of Understanding reflect the shared priorities...

May 13th, 2015

STUC on new labour market statistics

Commenting on publication of the latest official labour market statistics for Scotland, Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary said: “With a significant increase in...

May 13th, 2015

STUC on General Election Result

Commenting on the General Election result, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary Grahame Smith said: “We have witnessed a truly historic outcome in Scotland to the General Election,...

May 8th, 2015

STUC on Tullis Russell Administration

Commenting on the news that major Fife employer Tullis Russell has gone into administration, Grahame Smith, STUC General Secretary said:

April 27th, 2015

STUC FRANK MAGUIRE AWARD FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY

The Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) has announced that the 2015 recipient of the STUC Frank Maguire Award for Health and Safety is Billy McEwan, a GMB Health and Safety representative at West...

April 22nd, 2015

STUC launch new joint report Trident and Jobs, the case for a Scottish Defence Diversification Agency

Speaking as the STUC and Scottish CND published a new report ‘Trident and Jobs: the case for a Scottish Defence Diversification Agency’, STUC General Secretary Grahame Smith said: “The STUC has a...

April 22nd, 2015

STUC publishes a new estimate of ‘Scotland’s Full-Time Employment Deficit’

Commenting as the STUC published a report on the state of the Scottish Labour Market which includes a new estimate of Scotland’s Full-Time Employment Deficit, Grahame Smith, STUC General Secretary...

April 21st, 2015

Union Learning Booms in the Shipyards Industry

The Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) has announced that the recipient of the 10th Annual STUC Helen Dowie Award for Lifelong Learning is Billy McKay, a Unite Union Learning Representative at BAE...

April 21st, 2015