South Lanarkshire Council workers’ equal pay showdown postponed

IT seems that a final ‘showdown’ in the long-running war of words over the equal pay claims of thousands of council workers has been postponed if not called off altogether.

Fighting the council are female workers, including some 250 to 300 women from Clydesdale.

The Gazette has long reported an ongoing ‘class action’ by former and current female employees of South Lanarkshire Council, who claim that the council was running a pay policy which unfairly discriminated against them.

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