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Prospect’s Union Week has got off to a flying start with Prospect branches organising events and recruiting new members across the country.

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Philippa Childs, national secretary, gives an insight into the BECTU C&D division.

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Alan Leighton, Prospect national secretary, talks about the union’s work in sport.

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LATEST STORIES FROM OUR INDUSTRIES

Government action needed in light of job cuts at BAE
  • 11-Oct-2017 10:50

Major UK defence contractor BAE Systems has announced that almost 2,000 jobs are likely to be cut in restructuring of...

Prospect raises questions about new school improvement roles
  • 6-Sep-2017 12:56

Prospect union is to write to the Department for Education seeking clarification about the wider implications of an advertisement for...

Ten things you didn’t know about Prospect’s work in energy
  • 16-Oct-2017 10:00

Dai Hudd, Prospect deputy general secretary, talks about the union’s work in the energy sector.

Ten things you didn’t know about Prospect’s work in environment and rural affairs
  • 16-Oct-2017 10:00

Geraldine O’Connell, Prospect national secretary, talks about the union’s work in environment and rural affairs.

One-day training course for reps – a few spaces left
  • 20-Jun-2017 10:36

A one-day training course for union representatives will be held at New Prospect House in London on Thursday 20 July....

BT London Central (East & South) Event 19/10/17
  • 16-Oct-2017 15:50

Graham Skipp (Branch Secretary & member of the BT Openreach Industrial Relations Committee) and Jenny Tingle (Prospect National Officer for BT...

Supreme Court upholds principle of indirect discrimination in landmark case
  • 5-Apr-2017 10:37

The Supreme Court today (Wednesday 5 April) made a landmark ruling protecting employees against pay discrimination based on race or...

Prospect welcomes cross-party amendment on Euratom
  • 13-Oct-2017 13:03

Prospect have welcomed a new cross-party amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill that would require the government to draw up...

Prospect will robustly hold government to account on Civil Service Compensation Scheme
  • 25-Sep-2017 17:39

The Government have today published a new consultation on the Civil Service Compensation Scheme (CSCS). The CSCS covers the terms...

PM's Brexit speech failed to reassure the UK science community
  • 22-Sep-2017 16:47

Theresa May the Prime Minister gave a major speech in Florence today in an attempt to move forward the Brexit...

Ten things you didn’t know about Prospect’s work in sport
  • 16-Oct-2017 10:00

Alan Leighton, Prospect national secretary, talks about the union’s work in sport.

Govt must act quickly to save UK’s aviation industry
  • 6-Oct-2017 14:01

The announcement by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) that Monarch Airlines - the fifth largest airline in Britain - had...