Public service news updates

Met office members at Westminster
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

Public servants with campaign stickers
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.