STUC News releases

STUC welcomes Bedroom Tax announcement

3rd February 2014

Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary Grahame Smith said: "The Bedroom Tax has been a campaigning priority for STUC since the announcement of the measure in 2012. It is testament to the campaigning activities of a whole range of community organisations that we have achieved some respite for those affected by the Tax. STUC also recognises that both the Scottish Government and the Scottish Labour Party have consistently opposed the Bedroom Tax, even if they have hitherto, not seen eye to eye on the tactics required to eliminate it. We are delighted that agreement now appears to have been reached"

STUC on labour market statistics

22nd January 2014

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


21st January 2014

Scottish Peoples Assembly Launch Saturday 25th January 2014, 11:00AM – 2:00PM St. Stephens Church 260 Bath Street, Glasgow

STUC on Labour Market Statistics

18th December 2013

Commenting on the latest labour market statistics Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary said: "It is encouraging that employment continues to increase in Scotland. The growth through 2013 is substantial and the rise in women finding work is particularly welcome. "However no one should underestimate the very significant challenge that remains in returning both the employment and unemployment rates to pre-recession levels.

STUC Helpline for Victims of Clutha Tragedy - 08000 89 19 19

16th December 2013

The Scottish Trades Unions Congress (STUC) has set up a helpline to allow victims and their families involved in the Clutha tragedy to access free legal advice and representation. The STUC is concerned that many union members don’t realise that their families and themselves are entitled to free legal support whether an accident occurs at work or not.

Back | 1... | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | ...149 | Next

Holiday Pay Claims Explained

If you are paid less than your normal pay when you take a holiday then you might have a claim against your employer worth thousands of pounds. You will have a claim if you normally receive additional payments on top of your basic salary

STUC Information Guide Scottish Employment Tribunals

Tribunals guide STUC publishes Information Guide to Scottish Employment Tribunals. Download a copy here.

The Scottish Trades Union Congress
333 Woodlands Road
G3 6NG
Tel 0141 337 8100

Educate Agitate Organise: the STUC Blog

Educate Agitate Organise Blog

STUC Vacancies

To view STUC vacancies, click here.

To view affiliate and other vacancies, click here.