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UK will lose out in Brexit negotiations without specialist skills

Professionals, managers and specialists in the civil service have endorsed today’s report from the National Audit Office on civil service capability
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MPs tell government to honour pension promises made to nuclear workers

Government proposals to override legislation protecting nuclear workers’ pensions were condemned by Patricia Gibson, MP for North Ayrshire and Arran, in a debate in Westminster Hall on 21 March 2017
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Devonport YPN launches to great turnout

Young workers at the Devonport dockyard in Plymouth are providing an inspiring model for YPNs and the next generation of union members.
Devonport YPN launch

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LATEST STORIES FROM OUR INDUSTRIES

Prospect members accept improved AWE pensions offer
  • 16-Feb-2017 12:09

Prospect members working for the Atomic Weapons Establishment have voted to accept the company’s final offer on pensions and end...

Scotland delays named person law again
  • 23-Mar-2017 17:16

Controversial plans to bring in a “named person” for every child in Scotland have been delayed for a second time...

MPs tell government to honour pension promises made to nuclear workers
  • 22-Mar-2017 15:44

Government proposals to override legislation protecting nuclear workers’ pensions were condemned by Patricia Gibson, MP for North Ayrshire and Arran,...

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...

NT branch: stand up for your selfie and win £100!
  • 21-Dec-2016 10:57

Prospect’s National Trust branch is appealing to its members to take a selfie of themselves at work that the committee...

Ofcom Revised Redundancy Terms
  • 24-Mar-2017 10:02

Following consultation with the JCG, including Prospect, Ofcom have announced a revised set of terms for redundancy payments.

Ministry of Justice pay award for 2016
  • 26-Jul-2016 12:22

The Ministry of Justice has issued final details of the 2016 pay award proposals. On-going pay restraint and an overall...

MPs tell government to honour pension promises made to nuclear workers
  • 22-Mar-2017 15:44

Government proposals to override legislation protecting nuclear workers’ pensions were condemned by Patricia Gibson, MP for North Ayrshire and Arran,...

UK will lose out in Brexit negotiations without specialist skills
  • 24-Mar-2017 15:09

Professionals, managers and specialists in the civil service have endorsed today’s report from the National Audit Office on civil service...

Scientists and engineers bring Brexit concerns to Parliament
  • 7-Mar-2017 05:00

Prospect members from a wide range of science and engineering disciplines will tell MPs and Lords today (Tuesday 7 March)...

Prospect fights rise in football sexism
  • 10-Nov-2016 18:24

A seminar organised by Women in Football and the TUC discussed the rise in sexism in the football workplace and...

Prospect highlights security risk to Scotland’s strategic assets
  • 19-Jan-2017 17:05

Highlands and Islands Airports’ plans to stop doing bag and body searches at three airports could leave Scotland’s major strategic...