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Derek Mackay and Richard Hardy
Prospect and the other civil service unions have reached a groundbreaking agreement on Fair Work with the Scottish Government

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Joint letter from general secretaries pushes for urgent meeting on civil service pay

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Prospect welcomes decision by House of Commons Commission to implement Cox recommendations

A joint legal challenge by civil service unions has failed but evidence heard in court has exposed the government’s dishonest handling of civil service pay.

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Preliminary results from the latest valuations of public sector pension schemes indicate that member benefits will have to improve significantly – but also that employer contributions will increase