2nd October 2009
The BNP and campaigning against racism will be at the top of the agenda when the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) Black Workers’ Conference meets in Glasgow this weekend. The two day conference will be attended by black trade unionists from across Scotland and other organisations with an interest in combating racism and xenophobia.
30th September 2009
The Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) today voiced its concern at the Report of the Civil Courts in Scotland. General Secretary Grahame Smith said:
28th September 2009
Tributes have been flooding in for STUC's former General Secretary Bill Speirs, who passed away last Wednesday. The funeral will take place at 1pm in Renfrew Town Hall on Thursday 1st October. Links to tributes to Bill and full funeral details can be accessed through the link above.
21st September 2009
The Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) will join Scottish Government coalition in pressing the Chancellor of the Exchequer to bring forward capital spending from 2011-2012 to 2010-2011, but the Cabinet Secretary for Finance must support his case by abandoning the Council Tax freeze.
17th September 2009
Reacting to John Swinney’s statement on the draft Scottish Budget, Grahame Smith, General Secretary of the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) said
16th September 2009
Speaking as ONS data confirmed another rise in Scottish unemployment, Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary said: