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Staff at the institute were without progression for almost a decade following the introduction of UK public sector pay austerity.   

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Prospect has expressed dismay that BT is seeking leave to appeal against two recent court rulings that prevented the company from changing the way it calculates pension payments for two groups of members of the defined benefit BT Pension Scheme (BTPS).

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Prospect expressed frustration and disappointment as Babcock announced more job cuts at its Rosyth dockyard on 7 February. A further 150 roles will be lost at the yard, bringing to nearly 600 the number of jobs lost at the Fife yard over the past 18 months

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Behind the huge gap in defence spending are real jobs at risk of being lost forever
  • 01 February 2019

Prospect responds to news of a massive hole in defence spending


ECSG on the frontline: February 2019
  • 05 February 2019

Prospect negotiators for the education and children's services group give their updates from the last month.


The premature closure of Cottam power station will be a huge blow to workers
  • 07 February 2019

Prospect responds to news that Cottam power station is to close


England’s natural heritage at risk
  • 30 January 2019

England’s natural heritage is at risk after almost a decade of real-term pay cuts, four consecutive years of funding cuts and the impact of Brexit


London archaeologists to vote on industrial action
  • 23 October 2018

Prospect will be balloting Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA) members over support for industrial action after they rejected their annual pay offer.


Stop attacking pension rights, Prospect tells BT
  • 14 February 2019

Prospect has expressed dismay that BT is seeking leave to appeal against two recent court rulings that prevented the company from changing the way it calculates pension payments for two groups of members of the defined benefit BT Pension Scheme (BTPS).


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


Empowering female engineers
  • 05 February 2019

Laura Leitch is playing a key role in the environmental safety at Heysham 1 power station, but is also determined to encourage more young women to look at science and engineering careers


Prospect negotiates a return to pay progression at James Hutton Institute
  • 18 February 2019

Staff at the institute were without progression for almost a decade following the introduction of UK public sector pay austerity. 

 


Prospect negotiates a return to pay progression at James Hutton Institute
  • 18 February 2019

Staff at the institute were without progression for almost a decade following the introduction of UK public sector pay austerity. 

 


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.


UPDATE: Prospect ballots air traffic controllers in Highlands and Islands Airports on pay
  • 06 February 2019

Prospect has confirmed arrangements for balloting air traffic controllers at Highlands and Islands Airports Limited on industrial action