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Pylons at Sellafield nuclear site
PM calls for opportunity for UK to fully associate with Euratom R&T and the successor to Horizon 2020 

BT has notified staff who are members of the section B BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) that it is seeking a judicial review of a government decision on pension increases.

Prospect BT members gathered to vote on what actions they should take in response to the telecom giant’s proposal to cut 13,000 management jobs in Nottingham today.
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Prospect seeks cross party support in Scotland to save Rosyth jobs
  • 14 May 2018

Prospect has written to the leaders of the major Scottish political parties seeking to build a coalition of politicians prepared to campaign on behalf of defence shipbuilding in the UK.


‘Government must act on postcode lottery of school fund allocation’
  • 12 April 2018

An independent report has criticised the handling of the first application round for the £140m strategic school improvement fund intended to target resources at schools in need of improvement.


Major government clarification on Brexit and science is welcome
  • 21 May 2018

PM calls for opportunity for UK to fully associate with Euratom R&T and the successor to Horizon 2020 


Sally Bidgood – straight talking, frequently irreverent and always compelling
  • 10 April 2018

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of long-standing Prospect member Sally Bidgood early on Sunday 18 March, writes Fiona Ainsworth, chair of the union’s branch at Kew


Prospect challenges Imperial War Museums over equal pay
  • 24 April 2018

Long-standing equal pay issues at the Imperial War Museums (IWM) risk being masked by positive gender pay data, Prospect have warned.


BT staff notified of pension scheme judicial review
  • 17 May 2018

BT has notified staff who are members of the section B BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) that it is seeking a judicial review of a government decision on pension increases.


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.


Major government clarification on Brexit and science is welcome
  • 21 May 2018

PM calls for opportunity for UK to fully associate with Euratom R&T and the successor to Horizon 2020 


Employer fails to attend 2018 Jersey Civil Service pay talks
  • 17 May 2018

Representatives of the States of Jersey failed to attend important talks on pay with workforce representatives in a clear indication that once again the Employer is not sincere about wanting to negotiate with staff representatives in line with agreed timescales


Union Backs Sutherland Spaceport Bid
  • 17 May 2018

Prospect, the Union representing professional, technical and specialist staff at the Dounreay nuclear facility in Caithness, has joined with Phil Craig,  CEO of the site operating company DSRL, in supporting the A’Mhoine bid to become the UK’s vertical launch spaceport facility in a bid to create new high quality jobs for the north of Scotland.  Dounreay’s other unions, the GMB and Unite, have already come out in support of the project.

 


Women in Football – What can Prospect do for you?
  • 21 February 2018

Prospect is continuing its work with Women in Football as we seek to break down the barriers that women face in the workplace and to champion equality. 


DVSA tackles bullying and harassment
  • 01 May 2018

Mutual respect in the workplace is a human right, says the chief executive of the DVSA. He has made it his personal business to tackle bullying and harassment, and Prospect reps are on board