Nicola Sturgeon has urged Highlands and Islands Airports Limited (HIAL) and unions to resolve the dispute behind a planned air traffic control strike this month.
The level of assaults in Scottish prisons is “not acceptable”, the country’s Community Safety Minister has said.
A strike by air traffic controllers over a "double digit" pay award will close six airports across the north for 24 hours.
Union bosses have again threatened strike action over an ongoing pay dispute for air traffic controllers at Highlands and Islands Airports.
Staff at Aberdeen International Airport have voted in favour of strike action over a pay claim for 2019 and following proposals to close the final salary pension scheme.
Hundreds of staff at Glasgow Airport will go on strike over pay and pensions after an overwhelming majority backed industrial action.
Highland airport bosses and union chiefs are being urged to end a bitter dispute over air traffic controllers’ pay which would cost taxpayers up to £500,000 a year if their demands were agreed.
Scottish airline Loganair has taken steps to lessen the impact of possible industrial action by air traffic control staff.
A turbine at Aberdeen Bay wind farm has been out of action since early February as a result of a possible “lightning strike”.
Offshore workers in the North Sea have gone on the first of five days of industrial action amid a dispute over planned changes to shift patterns.
Bosses of Highland and Island Airports Limited (Hial) met union leaders yesterday for talks over a pay dispute where air traffic controllers are threatening to strike.
The first date in a long line of anticipated disruption for travellers at airports across the Highlands and islands has been announced, with air traffic controllers to stage a strike next month.
North Sea union members working for service firms Aker Solutions and Petrofac have voted to strike over a change to a “hated” work rotation.
Workers at the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) are to vote on whether to take strike action for the first time.
Bin workers in Birmingham are going on strike in a dispute over alleged “secret payments” to some staff in the city.
The body representing Scotland’s college sector last night claimed that lecturers’ “unreasonable” pay demands would lead to cuts to courses and student numbers.
Flights grounded at Highland and Island airports as traffic controllers threaten strike action over pay
Air traffic controllers across the Highlands and Islands are threatening strike action over a pay dispute.
Staff at Aberdeen International Airport could be poised to go on strike - less than a year after industrial action that would have ruined scores of holiday plans was narrowly avoided.
Trade union officials and employers will hold crunch talks over offshore workers’ pay next week in a bid to avert widespread strikes in the North Sea.
The result is expected later today on a union ballot for North Sea strike action. Workers are hoping for a 4% increase in basic pay from companies who are members of the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA). Offshore union Unite’s ballot on industrial action closes today. >> Read more on Energy Voice here <<
JK Rowling has said she enjoys living a “very unnoticed life” and can often get about without being recognised.
Workers will down tools for another 24-hour period today amid a series of strikes on three Total platforms.
Workers trade union Unite has announced that its members working on the Equinor Mariner platform have voted in favour of strike action.
Hundreds of holidaymakers breathed a sigh of relief last night as days of strike action at the north-east’s biggest airport were called off when bosses caved to workers’ demands.
Scores of holidaymakers have had their plans thrown into turmoil after workers at the north-east’s biggest airport “overwhelmingly” rejected an increased pay deal aimed at averting a strike.
Looming strikes at the north-east’s biggest airport could be averted after bosses offered angry workers an increased pay deal last night.
Almost 200 airport workers will walk out in protest over a proposed pay deal, raising the prospect of major disruption for holidaymakers.
Workers at Aberdeen Airport have voted for strike action.
A group of Total employees are understood to have reacted angrily to the firm’s plans to hold a barbecue while they are locked in a dispute over rotas.
Bus drivers in Aberdeen have voted to accept a new contract offer from First Bus.
An all-out strike due to start tomorrow by north-east bus drivers has been suspended after First Aberdeen made a fresh offer.
First bus drivers have voted in favour of an all-out strike beginning on Wednesday.