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Nuclear decommissioning
Prospect union members working at nuclear decommissioning sites across the UK have voted decisively to accept an improved offer on unpopular reforms to their final salary pension schemes

Electricity meter and coins
Prospect Extra’s collective energy switch is back and could save you £573* a year on your energy bills.

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The Conservative party's failure to mention nuclear energy in its manifesto is worrying, says the largest union representing workers in the nuclear sector.

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  • 26-May-2017 10:03

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

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  • 26-May-2017 12:30

BT has today informed staff working in the NGA Design and Line Test Operations areas of TSO that they are...

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...

Nuclear specialists accept pensions offer as “best achievable by negotiation”
  • 26-May-2017 10:03

Prospect union members working at nuclear decommissioning sites across the UK have voted decisively to accept an improved offer on...

Changes to off-payroll working in the public sector
  • 24-May-2017 11:10

Members in the Education and Children’s Services group have been contacting Prospect for advice about the impact of changes to...

Engineering is not just hard hats and greasy pipes!
  • 9-May-2017 12:32

Only 9% of the engineers in the UK are women – which is why Prospect has been working with external...

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 wins recognition for helicopter engineers
  • 12-May-2017 11:44

After a campaign lasting nearly two years, Prospect has won the right to be recognised for collective bargaining at Babcock...