Public service news updates

Prospect raised members concerns with Scottish public sector pay policy directly with the responsible minister, Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Constitution Derek Mackay, at a constructive meeting in Glasgow yesterday

New pound coins
Prospect general secretary Mike Clancy has said that the Chancellor's spring statement was a missed opportunity to take action on public sector pay and on tackling the productivity crisis.

Palace of Westminster after dark
As a leading union representing staff working for the Houses of Parliament, Prospect has responded to the statement this afternoon by Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom on bullying in the UK Parliament.

Thousands of civil service pensioners face uncertainty about their pension income because of calculation errors made by the civil service pension scheme.

Scottish Parliament building in the snow
Prospect national secretary for Scotland Richard Hardy raised the concerns of members around public sector pay and the future of shipbuilding at a meeting between the general council of the Scottish Trades Union Congress and First Minister Nicola Sturgeon yesterday (5 March).