The Local Government Service Group brings together members who face similar employment issues. This strengthens our work to improve pay and conditions, campaign to keep jobs and quality public services, ensure workplaces are safe and challenge discrimination. UNISON’s Local Government Service Group has been set up to represent the employment needs of our members working in councils and related public services.
News items from the Local Government Service Group are given below.
‘The Damage’ – Dismantling Council Services will Seriously Damage Our Lives and Our Communities
As part of our anti-cuts campaign ‘The Damage’, the Service Group has produced a series of studies on how cuts to particular council services are putting the public at risk and damaging local businesses and economies.
The Damage – shrinking womens lives
The Damage – public library service
The Damage – youth services
The Damage – environmental health
The Damage – trading standards