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STUC on Fair Work Convention

Speaking at the STUC’s Decent Work, Dignified Lives conference after the First Minister had announced the establishment of a Fair Work Convention, Grahame Smith, STUC General Secretary said: “The...

October 15th, 2014

Decent Work Dignified Lives – STUC announces speaker line-up for major conference

**Hilton Hotel Glasgow Wednesday 15th October 2014** What are the key policy interventions we need to tackle inequality through a fairer labour market and better welfare? And what powers should be...

October 10th, 2014

STUC on Scottish Government Budget

Responding to the Scottish Government Budget today Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary, Grahame Smith, said “Today’s budget provides little relief for hard pressed public service...

October 9th, 2014

STUC Black Workers’ Conference – Our Future in Scotland

18th STUC Black Workers’ Conference Saturday 4 / Sunday 5 October 2014 Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld

October 3rd, 2014

STUC on further powers for the Scottish Parliament

Commenting on the ongoing dispute between the three unionist parties on further powers for the Scottish Parliament, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary Grahame Smith said: “The...

September 22nd, 2014

STUC Youth Committee Statement on the result of the Scottish independence referendum

Yesterday Scotland decided its future in the referendum on Scottish Independence. Scotland's Young People, Young Workers and Young Trade Unionists were very much part of this, many of whom went out...

September 19th, 2014

STUC on Independence Referendum Result

Commenting on the Independence Referendum Result, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary Grahame Smith said: “The Referendum was a triumph for democracy. The phenomenal turnout came...

September 19th, 2014

STUC on First Minister’s resignation

Commenting on Alex Salmond’s decision to resign as First Minister, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary Grahame Smith said: ‘Alex Salmond has been a dominant figure in Scottish...

September 19th, 2014

STUC on Labour Market Statistics

Commenting on the latest set of official labour market statistics for Scotland published today, Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary said:

September 17th, 2014

STUC launches final ‘A Just Scotland’ Report

Speaking today on the launch of the STUC’s final A Just Scotland Report, Grahame Smith, STUC General Secretary said: “This report concludes a two year process in which STUC has consulted with...

September 10th, 2014