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BT pension scheme members will continue to see increases to their pension based on the Retail Price Index (RPI), the High Court has decided.

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The union's Education and Children's Services group welcomes a recent independent report into the ongoing role of councils in school improvement and calls on the education minister to address concerns raised.

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On the 23 June 2016, the UK voted to leave the EU. The UK government has now reached an agreement with the EU on citizens’ rights. The agreement will provide EU citizens and family members living in the UK certainty about their rights and, most importantly, allow them to stay here....

Prospect senior deputy general secretary Sue Ferns and joint president of the BECTU sector Ann Jones look back on the first year of our merged union

LATEST STORIES FROM OUR INDUSTRIES

Early decision needed on Class 31e shipbuilding contracts
  • 8-Jan-2018 10:50

Prospect urges quick conclusion on frigate contracts  

Prospect welcomes report into role of councils in school improvement
  • 17-Jan-2018 16:46

The union's Education and Children's Services group welcomes a recent independent report into the ongoing role of councils in school...

Unanswered nuclear Brexit questions leave MPs puzzled
  • 15-Jan-2018 13:02

Prospect senior deputy general secretary Sue Ferns said:

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.

Prospect union vows to fight front line job cuts at National Trust for Scotland
  • 16-Jan-2018 09:40

National Trust for Scotland will start consulting its staff about redundancies for the second time in less than two years....

High Court Judgment in BT Pension Indexation Case
  • 19-Jan-2018 17:10

The High Court ruling that BT is not allowed to change the index used to increase pensions in retirement for...

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...

Unanswered nuclear Brexit questions leave MPs puzzled
  • 15-Jan-2018 13:02

Prospect senior deputy general secretary Sue Ferns said:

Plans to water down medical checks on asbestos workers abandoned
  • 19-Jan-2018 12:13

Prospect submission results in change of plans

Government STEM skills gap work not good enough
  • 17-Jan-2018 10:15

The National Audit Office report is clear - the government must take a more proactive role in identifying and tackling STEM...

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.

Safety, jobs and prosperity at risk in new Highland airports report
  • 9-Jan-2018 11:02

Air traffic controllers (ATC) union Prospect yesterday raised significant concerns about proposals by lifeline service provider Highlands and Islands Airports...