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After a long-running dispute and industrial action, Prospect’s air traffic controllers in Gibraltar have accepted an improved pay offer.

Rights under the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) regulations apply to the broader category of worker, rather than just employees, an employment tribunal has ruled.

Prospect is balloting teaching assistants, key workers and related employees in Jersey on a pay deal for 2018 to 2020.

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Unions blast Ministry of Defence for misleading staff over pay
  • 28 January 2020

The long-running saga of the 2019 pay award for members in the Ministry of Defence is continuing to sour industrial relations in the department.


Ian Mearns, Education select committee veteran, addresses ECS seminar
  • 11 December 2019

Labour parliamentary candidate, Ian Mearns, who is standing again in the Gateshead seat that he has represented since 2010, was the guest speaker at Prospect’s Education and Children’s Services professional seminar in late November.


Why we are launching our Dignity At Work charter
  • 10 December 2019

Sector president Richard Clatworthy explains why he believes our Dignity at Work Charter for the energy sector is so timely and important.


Environment Agency members suspend industrial action
  • 21 November 2019

Members working for the Environment Agency in Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, the East and West Midlands and Northamptonshire have suspended their industrial action.


Museum of London moves to end pay dispute
  • 24 January 2020

Prospect is balloting members in the Museum of London with a recommendation to accept the museum’s offer of an extra day’s annual leave in 2020.


Prospect welcomes BT pensions court ruling on GMP
  • 24 January 2020

Prospect has welcomed the Court of Appeal’s decision (dated 21 January) not to grant BT a judicial review over changes affecting the pensions of thousands of BT Pension Scheme Section B members.


Met Police offers 2% consolidated increase
  • 19 November 2019

Prospect members in the Metropolitan Police Service have voted to accept their pay offer for 2019.


Why we are launching our Dignity At Work charter
  • 10 December 2019

Sector president Richard Clatworthy explains why he believes our Dignity at Work Charter for the energy sector is so timely and important.


Prospect to seek legal advice on pausing cost cap for civil service pensions
  • 22 January 2020

Prospect is taking legal advice on the Treasury’s decision to pause the cost cap process for the civil service pension scheme.


Scottish scientists meet deputy first minister about proposed job cuts
  • 06 November 2019

Prospect reps at the James Hutton Institute met Scotland’s deputy first minister, John Swinney, to discuss the proposed redundancies at the Institute, the impact on staff and the organisation and the financial challenges it faces.


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.


Highways England continues consultation on changes to working patterns
  • 11 December 2019

Prospect is trying to reach agreement with Highways England on proposals for new working patterns.