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Members of the GMB Scotland trade union have rejected the Scottish local government pay offer, potentially sparking industrial action.
Unions have submitted a pay claim for youth and community workers they say would narrow a growing gap between falling wages and rising costs caused by austerity.
Nottingham City Council is to take a dispute with its staff over incremental pay rises to the Supreme Court.
Mark Whitehead explores why the right to an automatic pay rise is disappearing in local government.
Nottingham City Council was wrong to impose a freeze on incremental pay rises, the Court of Appeal has ruled.
A Scottish trade union has urged its members to reject the offer of a pay increase up to 3%.
More than 2,300 council employees were paid more than £100,000 in 2016-17, according to the latest ‘town hall rich list’.
A two-year pay deal for more than one million local government workers is set to be rubber-stamped following decisions by all three unions involved to accept it.
A two-year pay deal for more than one million local government workers looks likely to go ahead after the biggest of the three unions involved decided to accept it.
Mark Whitehead explains why the new gender pay gap figures reveal a somewhat more mixed picture of what is actually going on.