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The Government have today published a new consultation on the Civil Service Compensation Scheme (CSCS). The CSCS covers the terms for many people who take redundancy or early retirement from the civil service and other public sector bodies.

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

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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.

RECENT BLOGS

There has been further recent press coverage (in the Sunday Times (£) and the Daily Mail) about the cost of public sector pension schemes.

Prospect and the local community came together to support and celebrate the LGBT+ community at Cumbria Pride in Carlisle on Saturday 16 September.

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....

BT Pension Review: BTPS Section C Pensions in Payment
  • 22-Sep-2017 12:16

Please find attached for information, a copy of BT's communication with members of the BT Pension Scheme Section 'C' around...

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....

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...

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....