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Pay freeze piggy bank
Leading think tank the Institute for Fiscal Studies has today said that unless the government ends the public sector pay cap, pay for civil servants and the wider public sector will reach historically low levels and risk damaging public services through recruitment problems.

Scientist in lab with test tube
Prospect kicked off its programme of events at the main party conferences discussing "are our science and innovation plans fit for purpose?” at the Lib Dem party conference in Bournemouth.

Rebecca Long-Bailey (right) with Mike Clancy, Paul Noon and others at TUC energy fringe sept 2017
Prospect has welcomed the commitment of Labour’s shadow energy minister to ensure a successful future for the British nuclear industry.

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Today’s Government position paper on science should be a watershed moment for the UK. Never has science and innovation been more important to our nation’s future. Even without Brexit, the changing nature of technology, an emerging new economy and global constraints on natural resources made science key to our future...

When is an increase in State Pension Age not an increase in State Pension Age? When it is announced by a Government that doesn’t have a majority.

LATEST STORIES FROM OUR INDUSTRIES

Prospect speaks up for high-skilled defence jobs at TUC
  • 12-Sep-2017 18:18

Prospect spoke up on behalf of UK defence and shipbuilding members at the TUC Congress today.

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...

Labour commits to future of nuclear industry
  • 18-Sep-2017 15:47

Prospect has welcomed the commitment of Labour’s shadow energy minister to ensure a successful future for the British nuclear industry....

MPs’ plan to strip Environment Agency of flooding role is misguided
  • 2-Nov-2016 15:15

Prospect members in the Environment Agency have rejected a proposal from a group of MPs to strip the organisation of...

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....

Huawei Project Maya: TUPE transfer of delivery roles to Connect44
  • 21-Sep-2017 10:43

You will be aware that the company intend to transfer those working in the operational delivery layer of Project Maya...

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...

Labour commits to future of nuclear industry
  • 18-Sep-2017 15:47

Prospect has welcomed the commitment of Labour’s shadow energy minister to ensure a successful future for the British nuclear industry....

IFS report further evidence pay cap unsustainable
  • 20-Sep-2017 14:21

Leading think tank the Institute for Fiscal Studies has today said that unless the government ends the public sector pay...

Prospect calls for science and innovation action plan at Lib Dem conference event
  • 20-Sep-2017 14:07

Prospect kicked off its programme of events at the main party conferences discussing "are our science and innovation plans fit...

Southend United groundsman, Ken Hare, reaches settlement with the club
  • 5-May-2017 16:16

Prospect has reached a mutually acceptable agreement for Southend United’s groundsman, Ken Hare, whose employment was terminated in January.

Prospect signs recognition agreement with Babcock Mission Critical Services
  • 16-Aug-2017 16:13

After a two-year campaign Prospect has signed a recognition agreement with Babcock Mission Critical Services (BCMS) for engineering and mechanical staff....