93 % of workers who are members of Unite the Union voted to reject Enquests’ proposed changes to terms and conditions
They are encouraging their members to step forward for not just the Scottish Parliamentary elections but for a UK General Election too.
“it is essential for the integrity of the Parliament that suitable scrutiny of any legislation takes place. “
“SNP MPs have consistently voted to prevent a no-deal Brexit”
The Shetland By-Election to the Scottish Parliament caused by the resignation of Tavish Scott, LibDem, is to be held on Thursday 29th of August.
There will now be a 6 weeks consultation period on the loss of 60 full time jobs and 20 other positions currently filled by contractors.
Offshore operators like Total must take immediate steps to scrap these new rotas and return to safe working practices.”
Workers at the Shetland Gas Plant who are members of the Unite trade union will start the first in a series of planned stoppages tomorrow, 13th of March.
Aker and Petrofac have issued redundancy notices and begun a consultation period on terminating and re-engaging all workers. A thirty day (Aker) and forty-five day (Petrofac) consultation period will begin respectively for both companies.
On this day in 1472 Orkney and Shetland were given to Scotland by Norway as a dowry payment.