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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.

Championing members’ needs is what inspires Carolyn Spence, the newly elected  chair of Prospect’s BT committee

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Defence unions ask conciliation service to help break pay deadlock
  • 09 December 2019

The Ministry of Defence has agreed to the unions’ request to use Acas, the conciliation service, to break the deadlock over pay for 2019.


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.


British Library members reject pay offer
  • 13 November 2019

Prospect members in the British Library have rejected their pay offer for 2019/20.


BT locations secrecy untenable
  • 11 December 2019

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


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.


Guernsey’s health and social care workers vote on revised pay offer
  • 03 December 2019

Prospect is balloting members in Guernsey who are on Agenda for Change contract terms on a revised pay offer for 2019.


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.