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STUC on labour market statistics

Commenting on the latest official labour market statistics for Scotland published today, Grahame Smith, STUC General Secretary said: “There is little to get excited about in today’s figures. Despite...

December 17th, 2014

Scottish Trades Union Congress welcomes the release of the Miami Five

Commenting on the news that the remaining three Cuban prisoners held in Miami have been released Grahame Smith STUC General Secretary said:

December 17th, 2014

STUC on Autumn Statement

Responding to the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement and publication of the OBR’s Economic and Fiscal Outlook, Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary said: “This was a low...

December 3rd, 2014

STUC 2014 St Andrew’s Day Charity Football tournament to support the Bhopal Medical Appeal

Directly following the annual St Andrew's Day Anti-Racism March and Rally on Saturday (29th November) the STUC will hold a charity football tournament which brings together teams from a range of...

November 28th, 2014

STUC 2014 St Andrew’s Day March and Rally

The Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) Annual St Andrews Day March and Rally takes place Saturday 29th November,

November 28th, 2014

STUC on Smith Commission Proposals

Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary said: “Whilst there are certainly positive elements in these proposals, we are underwhelmed by the package as a whole which does...

November 27th, 2014

STUC on Programme for Government

Responding to the First Minister’s announcement of the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government, Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary, said: “The STUC welcomes...

November 26th, 2014

STUC Women’s Committee Marks UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

To mark the UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women today (Tuesday 25 November) the STUC women’s Committee took part in events in the campaign to eliminate the violence and...

November 25th, 2014

STUC comment as report confirms falling real wages

Commenting following publication of the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings 2014 by the Office for National Statistics, Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary, said:...

November 19th, 2014

STUC welcome’s Glasgow City Council decision on Scottish Defence League

The Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) today welcomed Glasgow City Council’s statement that the Scottish Defence League (SDL) will not receive permission to march on the 29th November. The STUC in...

November 5th, 2014