Carmarthenshire Labour council attacks union rights

March 13, 2014 in News

From a Carmarthenshire Unison member, writing in a personal capacity. On the 1st April 2014 Carmarthenshire Labour led Council (yes a Labour council!) will remove the trade union secondments for Unison, GMB and Unite. Before this anti –trade union attack, that will be applauded by the Con-Dems and the Taxpayers Alliance, Carmarthenshire County Council was one of the worst in Wales in what it was prepared to pay for in regard to trade union secondments. What the Taxpayers Alliance will not applaud is that this draconian measure will not save money but is likely to cost more. This is clearly […]