Our defence-related news stories are set out below.
Government action needed in light of job cuts at BAE
Major UK defence contractor BAE Systems has announced that almost 2,000 jobs are likely to be cut in restructuring of part of the company.
Prospect speaks up for high-skilled defence jobs at TUC
Prospect spoke up on behalf of UK defence and shipbuilding members at the TUC Congress today.
Delayed ships plan ‘shot in the arm’ for communities across UK
Prospect welcomes many recommendations in much-delayed UK ship building strategy.
Shipbuilding Strategy Boost For Rosyth
The UK Government today launched it's new National Shipbuilding Strategy for the Navy. The strategy is heavily influenced by Sir John Parkers independent report published in 2016 which Prospect supported
Serco members concerned about review of pension provision
Serco has written to hundreds of members of the Serco Pension and Life Assurance Scheme (“SPLAS”) about proposed changes to their pension provision.
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