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The new prime minister has announced the recruitment of 20,000 police officers but without investment in other services it will have limited impact.

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The Supreme Court has denied the government the opportunity to appeal against the Court of Appeal’s ruling that existing firefighters and judges were unlawfully discriminated against based upon age.

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Almost 50 civil servants who were discriminated against due to their race or age by the Home Office have together secured more than £1m in compensation following a tribunal hearing.

This Thursday Prospect, alongside PCS and FDA, will be in court attending the judicial review we have launched to challenge the government’s inadequate civil service pay remit guidance.

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Prospect members in the Ministry of Justice have overwhelmingly rejected a five-year pay offer which would have meant significant changes to their terms and conditions

Labour slams FSS closure
28 February 2012