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Belfast LGBT Pride march 2017
Prospect has been supporting members in the LGBT+ community by joining in Pride events across the country this summer.

Stack of pension coins declining in size
Prospect has responded to a consultation on changes to the Babcock International Group Pension Scheme by calling on the company to adjust its proposals in order to ensure membership of the scheme remains an attractive and affordable benefit for members.

Plane in sky near air traffic control tower
Airline Ryanair has today called for resilience of air traffic control to be improved, but also made clear that it does not want to pay for the staffing levels required.
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Prospect calls on Babcock International to alter pension proposals
  • 15 August 2017

Prospect has responded to a consultation on changes to the Babcock International Group Pension Scheme by calling on the company to adjust its proposals in order to ensure membership of the scheme remains an attractive and affordable benefit for members.


Scottish education reform plans under fire
  • 16 June 2017

The Scottish Government’s response to the recent consultation on a review of the education system is cause for significant concern. 


Prospect speaks up for National Grid workforce in changes
  • 03 August 2017

Energy regulator Ofgem has today announced that a National Grid Electricity System Operator company will be created within the National Grid Group, legally separate from the Electricity Transmission Owner.


MPs’ plan to strip Environment Agency of flooding role is misguided
  • 02 November 2016

Prospect members in the Environment Agency have rejected a proposal from a group of MPs to strip the organisation of its role in managing flood risk, saying that a shake-up of current structures would be a costly distraction from key priority of protecting lives, homes and livelihoods.


One-day training course for reps – a few spaces left
  • 20 June 2017

A one-day training course for union representatives will be held at New Prospect House in London on Thursday 20 July.


2017/2018 BT Pay Update
  • 15 August 2017

Prospect has updated members on the progress that has been made with BT to try to resolve the outstanding issues that the union has relating to the 2017/18 pay review.


Supreme Court upholds principle of indirect discrimination in landmark case
  • 05 April 2017

The Supreme Court today (Wednesday 5 April) made a landmark ruling protecting employees against pay discrimination based on race or religious grounds.


Still no answers on Euratom
  • 13 July 2017

Mike Clancy, general secretary of Prospect, responding to the publication of the government’s position paper on leaving Euratom commented: “Whilst it is welcome that the government has set out its principles for Euratom, there is little reassurance in the new paper about the scale of the challenge facing the UK.


Thumbs up for VOA performance pilot
  • 17 August 2017

The government’s chief people officer, Rupert McNeil, has praised the Valuation Office Agency’s new approach to performance management in a letter to Prospect negotiator Rose Willis.


Scientists’ union responds to immigration bill
  • 21 June 2017

The government should think very carefully about the implications of its proposals on freedom of movement for science, technology and engineering skills


Southend United groundsman, Ken Hare, reaches settlement with the club
  • 05 May 2017

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 August 2017

After a two-year campaign Prospect has signed a recognition agreement with Babcock Mission Critical Services (BCMS) for engineering and mechanical staff.


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