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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.

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

BT have proposed to move to team based scheduling in all customer facing areas across Consumer.

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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 welcomes education select committee findings
  • 22 July 2019

The House of Commons Select Education Select Committee has published its report on school and college funding which has been welcomed by Prospect’s Education and Children’s Services Group.


New build nuclear projects will create thousands of jobs - the new government needs to get serious and deliver
  • 23 July 2019

The government has announced a consultation on using the regulated asset base (RAB) model to fund new nuclear projects.


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.


New build nuclear projects will create thousands of jobs - the new government needs to get serious and deliver
  • 23 July 2019

The government has announced a consultation on using the regulated asset base (RAB) model to fund new nuclear projects.


Government cap again singles out the civil service for the harshest treatment on pay
  • 22 July 2019

This year’s Senior Salary Review Board (SSRB) report confirms the glacial approach to pay reform in the civil service and the need for urgent change both for the Senior Civil Service and for the grades that sit below it.


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.