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Prospect members at the Veolia Recycling Energy Recovery Facility in Leeds have voted to accept a pay offer that was brokered with mediation from the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service.

Pensions folder
The Research Councils Pension Scheme (RCPS) Management Board has decided that reform of the scheme will be delayed further and will not happen before April 2020.

Court of appeal
BT’s appeal against a High Court ruling preventing the company from applying lower pension increases for members of Section C of the defined benefit BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) concluded last week.

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Pay wins at DE&S show value of Prospect membership
  • 11 October 2018

Prospect has shown the value of union membership with successful pay cases in Defence, Equipment and Support.


Prospect Education and Children’s Services – Ofsted to overhaul inspections
  • 12 October 2018

Prospect Education and Children’s Services Group tentatively welcomes the plans outlined yesterday by Chief Inspector Amanda Spielman for a new inspection regime and looks forward to engaging with the consultation due to open in January.


Members at Veolia RERF in Leeds accept pay deal
  • 19 October 2018

Prospect members at the Veolia Recycling Energy Recovery Facility in Leeds have voted to accept a pay offer that was brokered with mediation from the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service.


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


Museum of London archaeologists take pay concerns to the board
  • 18 July 2018

Prospect members at Museum of London Archaeology have organised a petition asking MOLA’s board of directors and trustees to instruct the chief executive to reopen negotiations with Prospect over the April 2018 pay award for London staff


£2bn BT pensions appeal concluded
  • 18 October 2018

BT’s appeal against a High Court ruling preventing the company from applying lower pension increases for members of Section C of the defined benefit BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) concluded last week.


Prospect members reject MoJ pay offer
  • 17 August 2018

Prospect members in the Ministry of Justice have overwhelmingly rejected a five-year pay offer which would have meant significant changes to their terms and conditions


Prospect welcomes Dounreay jobs announcement
  • 16 October 2018

In a welcome announcement earlier today, Dounreay Site Restoration Limited (DSRL) announced that workers at the Caithness site will be offered a job with one of the three companies involved in the DSRL Consortium (Jacobs, AECOM and Cavendish Nuclear) if they want one as the decommissioning work completes


Further delay to reform of the Research Councils Pension Scheme
  • 18 October 2018

The Research Councils Pension Scheme (RCPS) Management Board has decided that reform of the scheme will be delayed further and will not happen before April 2020.


More than just money needed to protect UK science
  • 22 June 2018

New Government science fund announced but Prospect warns more is needed to keep UK science internationally competitive


Women in football – what Prospect can 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. 


Government flying by the seat of its pants on aviation
  • 09 October 2018

'No deal' Brexit has real risks for the aviation sector