Lots of readers from North Lanarkshire have been in touch in recent days - because the council has now issued settlement offers - to some of the many council workers who still have outstanding equal pay claims. But only to a relatively small number of men in predominantly male jobs - such as school janitors - a much greater number of women workers have been left deliberately out in the cold.
UNFINISHED BUSINESS Now that South Lanarkshire has settled all of its outstanding equal pay claims, the focus of attention is now switching to neighbouring North Lanarkshire Council - where equal pay is still very much a live issue.... Read Post
A reader in North lanarkshire tells me that the trade unions have taken a deep breath - and finally issued an ultimatum to North Lanarkshire Council. Apparently, the unions are saying that if the outstanding equal pay claims are not... Read Post
A kind reader from North Lanarkshire has sent me a copy of the following 'motion' which is to be debated at a full meeting of the Council later today. "This Council notes with concern that a settlement on equal pay still has not bee... Read Post