Public service news updates
Prospect has written to the Minister for the Cabinet Office, David Lidington demanding the immediate withdrawal of the 2018 pay remit guidance for the civil service to allow negotiations and consultation to take place.
Conference debated three motions setting out ideas for a fairer economy: workers on boards, ethical procurement by government departments and reforming the banking system
Government is hiring private sector contractors on £1,000 a day at the same time as offering ordinary civil servants another year of real terms pay cuts
Prospect have condemned new civil service pay guidance and have warned that it will anger public sector workers
On Thursday, Prospect’s General Secretary Mike Clancy spoke on a Guardian live panel about the impact of AI on public services.