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Rain Irshad
Prospect member Rain Irshad has been nominated for a Rising Star award from WeAreTheCity, a female development organisation.

TUC Just Transition visit
Climate change dominates the headlines just now, and justifiably so, but less attention is paid to the implications of climate targets for communities and livelihoods.

Air traffic controllers' union Prospect has warned Inglis Lyon, chief executive of Highlands and Islands Airport Ltd to stop ‘antagonising’ staff with misleading claims and focus on persuading the Scottish Government to help resolve the dispute.

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Keep Britain afloat and save 40,000 jobs
  • 07 May 2019

Engineering and shipbuilding unions have launched a campaign to save 40,000 shipbuilding jobs being put at risk by the government’s decision to put naval contracts out to international competition.


Prospect supports LA register for children not in school
  • 03 July 2019

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


Unions call for 'Just Transition' commission
  • 08 July 2019

The TUC has published “A just transition to a greener, fairer economy” – a roadmap to meeting the needs of working people in the transition to a low-carbon economy.


Environment Agency staff to take action on pay
  • 24 June 2019

Staff to begin action short of strike on 1 July


Science Museum Group staff vote overwhelmingly for industrial action
  • 03 July 2019

Prospect union members in the Science Museum Group (SMG) have voted overwhelmingly for industrial action over pay. Almost 80% of those who responded voted in favour of strike action, while 95% voted for action short of strike. 


BT Members urged to vote 'YES' to accept BT’s final offer
  • 12 July 2019

The BT committee is urging members to vote YES in the ballot, as the company’s final offer is a demonstrable improvement from its starting point.


Supreme Court denies govt appeal of firefighters and judges' pensions
  • 10 July 2019

The Supreme Court has denied the government the opportunity to appeal against the Court of Appeal’s ruling that existing firefighters and judges were unlawfully discriminated against based upon age.


Welcome for big milestone at Hinkley Point C
  • 28 June 2019

Completion of the base for the first reactor, known as “J-zero”, means that construction of the nuclear buildings above ground at Hinkley Point C can now begin in earnest


Joint letter from Prospect and the FDA, defending civil servants and their impartiality
  • 13 July 2019

Following repeated attacks in the media on the integrity and impartiality of the civil service, and culminating in the events leading to the resignation of Sir Kim Darroch, Prospect and the FDA have written an open letter on the subject.


Pay talks turn sour at horticultural research station
  • 26 June 2019

Pay talks have left a bitter taste for members at a horticultural and agricultural research institute at East Malling in Kent


Prospect statement following reports referee targeted with threatening messages
  • 07 January 2019

Prospect, the independent union for Professional Referees in Scotland, is appalled by media reports that a referee may have been targeted with threatening messages.


NATS Gibraltar air traffic controllers to be balloted on industrial action
  • 09 July 2019

Prospect is to ballot its members in NATS Gibraltar for industrial action over pay.