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Linda Sohawon, Legal Officer, and Julie Flanagan, Assistant Secretary
Six Prospect members have successfully settled discrimination claims against the MOD, through Judicial Mediation. The cases arose from unfair performance assessments.

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

BT must be more transparent with employees about how it will reduce its estate from more than 300 locations to around 30.

Steady hand in stormy times
11 December 2019

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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.


ECSG updates from the frontline: February 2020
  • 06 February 2020

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


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.


Union ballots on National Trust pay offer for 2020
  • 12 February 2020

Prospect is balloting members in the National Trust on a pay offer for 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.


Welcome movement on Scottish Public Sector Pay
  • 07 February 2020

Prospect welcomed the moves announced in the Scottish Budget yesterday to end the two tier pay system for Scottish public sector workers, something on which the Union had campaigned for the last two years, however whilst also welcoming the ongoing inflation proofing award for staff, Prospect remains concerned that the progress to pay restoration, promised on numerous occasions by the Government, remains glacially slow.


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.


Northern Lighthouse Board breaks pay barrier
  • 04 February 2020

The Northern Lighthouse Board has been successful in putting a business case to the Cabinet Office for a pay offer that exceeds the government’s civil service pay cap.