Topic: Politics & government

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Briefing: 2020 Spending Review - initial analysis and briefing
info 26-Nov-2020 09:15
The 2020 Spending Review sets non-capital (or “Resource”) budgets for all Government Departments for the financial year 2021-22, determining how much money Departments and associated Arms-Length Bodies have to spend on pay, recruitment and other running costs for that year. It therefore has important consequences for civil servants and anyone working in the public sector, as well as for citizens, businesses and communities who benefit from their work. This briefing sets out initial analysis of the new economic forecasts and budget allocations published with the Spending Review, and highlights announcements and developments of particular interest to Prospect and Bectu sectors.

Letter: Mike Clancy to Rishi Sunak 7th August 2020
info 7-Aug-2020 16:25
Letter from Mike Clancy to Rishi Sunak arguing for a sectoral extension of the furlough scheme

Letter: Mike Clancy to Rishi Sunak 10th July 2020
info 10-Jul-2020 14:03
Letter from Mike Clancy to Rishi Sunak following the summer economic statement

Letter: Mike Clancy to Rishi Sunak nuclear 24th June 2020
info 25-Jun-2020 16:16
Letter from Mike Clancy to Rishi Sunak regarding support for new nuclear in forthcoming fiscal stimulus package

Submission: Resilience and Recovery through the Covid-19 crisis: state support to sustain the civil aviation sector
info 12-Jun-2020 10:47
Proposal from Prospect on government action to support civil aviation through the Covid-19 pandemic

Submission: Prospect proposal for capacity retention scheme
info 10-Jun-2020 15:59
Air Traffic Services in airports through the Covid-19 crisis: proposal for a Capacity Retention Scheme

Letter: Steve Jary to Kelly Tolhurst NATS ownership May 2020
info 10-Jun-2020 15:54
Letter from Steve Jary to Aviation Minister Kelly Tolhurst regarding the future ownership of NATS in light of pressures caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Letter: Mike Clancy to Boris Johnson HSE 31st May 2020
info 1-Jun-2020 14:49
Prospect has written to the PM regarding his promise of spot-inspections made in May. Although HSE inspectors continue to attend serious incidents such as workplace deaths, alerts to an ongoing risk of serious personal injury and instances where reported safe-distancing concerns are not addressed through a remote inspection it is clear that spot-inspections of the type suggested by the PM are not happening. In our letter we highlight decade long funding cuts and their impact on what HSE is able to do in normal circumstances never mind in the midst of a national pandemic.