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Prospect members working in air traffic control in dispute with Highlands and Islands Airport Limited (HIAL) over pay have announced new strike dates.

Since the 1st of April HIAL Air Traffic Controllers have been taking industrial action as part of their ongoing pay dispute.

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Prospect’s Education and Children’s Services Group has responded to a Department for Education consultation on children not in school.

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Prospect is calling on Scotland's Rural College and the Scottish Government to urgently review proposals to close regional post-mortem facilities resulting in the loss of key scientific, research and analytical expertise vital for disease control.


Prospect concerned at threat to Scotland's disease surveillance capability
  • 22 August 2019

Prospect is calling on Scotland's Rural College and the Scottish Government to urgently review proposals to close regional post-mortem facilities resulting in the loss of key scientific, research and analytical expertise vital for disease control.


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Update on dispute at Highlands and Islands Airports
  • 09 August 2019

Prospect have provided an update on the ongoing dispute at Highlands and Islands Airports Limited (HIAL)