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GMB Scotland Welcomes Which? Cash Friendly Pledge
GMB Scotland Welcomes Which? Cash Friendly Pledge - A Boost For Cash Transit Workers And Local Communities ...
McVitie’s Tollcross Closure Proposal Latest
GMB says pladis has questions to answer over public funding, and warns politicians ‘road to recovery’ must run through Tollcross...
GMB Brands Pladis Tollcross Closure Proposal “Utterly Shameful”
Responding to this afternoon’s (Tuesday 11 May) breaking news that snack giants pladis has announced proposals to close the McVitie’s biscuit manufacturing site at Tollcross, Glasgow, which currently employs over 460 staff, GMB Scotland Secretary Gary Smith...
Queens Speech Reaction
Government Must Tie Subsidies for Offshore Wind Manufacturing to UK Supply Chains to Achieve 30,000 Steel Fabrication Jobs...
30,000 New Steel Fabrication Jobs Needed
30,000 New Steel Fabrication Jobs Needed To Deliver 8,000 Offshore Wind Turbines, And Help UK Meet It’s 2050 Net Zero Target...
Strike Action Looms At Chivas As Whisky And Spirits Workers Vote Against Pay Freeze
Manufacturing across the whisky and spirits giant Chivas’ could be brought to a stand-still, after workers voted firmly to support industrial action against a company pay freeze plan...
GMB Members ‘Overwhelmingly’ Reject Local Government Pay Offer
GMB members ‘overwhelmingly’ reject ‘derisory’ local government pay offer...
Crown Office Data On COVID-19 Care Home Deaths
Responding to this morning’s (Monday 19 April) Crown Office publication of data surrounding COVID-19 and care home deaths in Scotland, GMB Scotland Secretary Gary Smith...
Key Workers Say: “We’re Worth More!”
Ahead of STUC Conference, Scotland’s key workers tell Ministers, “We’re worth more!”...
Union Starts Strike Ballot in Chivas
Union Starts Strike Ballot in Chivas Against ‘Corporate Greed’ Pay Freeze Imposition...