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Pay freeze piggy bank
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.

Scientist in lab with test tube
Prospect kicked off its programme of events at the main party conferences discussing "are our science and innovation plans fit for purpose?” at the Lib Dem party conference in Bournemouth.

Rebecca Long-Bailey (right) with Mike Clancy, Paul Noon and others at TUC energy fringe sept 2017
Prospect has welcomed the commitment of Labour’s shadow energy minister to ensure a successful future for the British nuclear industry.
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Prospect speaks up for high-skilled defence jobs at TUC
  • 12 September 2017

Prospect spoke up on behalf of UK defence and shipbuilding members at the TUC Congress today.


Prospect raises questions about new school improvement roles
  • 06 September 2017

Prospect union is to write to the Department for Education seeking clarification about the wider implications of an advertisement for school improvement roles at the office of a regional schools commissioner (RSC).


Labour commits to future of nuclear industry
  • 18 September 2017

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
  • 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.


Labour commits to future of nuclear industry
  • 18 September 2017

Prospect has welcomed the commitment of Labour’s shadow energy minister to ensure a successful future for the British nuclear industry.


Prospect calls for science and innovation action plan at Lib Dem conference event
  • 20 September 2017

Prospect kicked off its programme of events at the main party conferences discussing "are our science and innovation plans fit for purpose?” at the Lib Dem party conference in Bournemouth.


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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