Scotland: News, reports, submissions, responses, contacts
and all you need to know about the union in Scotland. Includes
links to all Scottish branches.
award wining UK Website (with links to other regions and branches).
You can join, change your details and get access to hoards of
news, information and campaigns.
Research Dept (LRD)
LRD has a long history and remains the leading source of up to
the minute news and information for Trade Unionists.
Trades Union Congress
Scottish Councils after reorganisation (From "Gateway
to Scotland" by University of Edinburgh Dept of Geography
UK Parliament Web service (inc Hansard)
Government Information Service
- you can get lost in here for weeks
is the essential site for anyone interested in Scottish politics.
You can share news and views on Committees and Cross Party Groups
in the Forum and you can find information on forthcoming policy
Scotland.com Directory, email etc
Island Shopping (Argyll & Islands Enterprise)
Campaigns and Other Links
against chatroom paedophiles www.thinkuknow.co.uk/
Law Centre A charitable community law centre based in
Glasgow Govan, but serving Glasgow and Scotland for unmet legal
need in certain areas. Site has free advice, caselaw & downloadable
forms for citizens, on subjects such as repossession, eviction,
debt, employment law, criminal injuries compensation and social
See also www.edlaw.org.uk
- their Scottish Executive funded site which provides expert advice
on education law generally in Scotland.
Fair Trade shop aims to provide a sustainable source of income
for craftspeople working in community based groups in the West
Bank, Gaza and Lebanon.
Safe Home (campaign against lead poisoning)
Workplace Equal Rights - Mainsteaming Equality and Tackling Racism
- One Workplace Equal Rights is here to tackle racism and promote
equal opportunities in the workplace by providing accessible information
and advice regarding your rights at work, including new rights
under EC equality directives, in relation to race, age, sexual
orientation and religion.
Racism the Red Card
Scottish Labour Party
The purpose of the Scottish Legal Action Group is to promote
equal access to justice in Scotland.
for Voluntary Organisations
The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the umbrella
body for all voluntary organisations in Scotland.
Health Association Scotland
Scotland Solicitors Trade Union Briefing- lots of useful
legal snippets advice on things like unfair dismissal etc.
Cuba - Salud (Click here for
how to help Salud International)
and Public Sector Union (CPSU - SPSF Group) Australia
Community H.E.A.R.T - Supports Health Education
and Reconstruction Training in Southern Africa
UK Global Action Page
for decent working conditions across the world
Nelson Mandela tribute site