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

Briefing: Budget 2020 - initial briefing
info 12-Mar-2020 17:04
The 2020 Budget was presented in the face of a rapidly evolving awareness of the likely economic and social impact of the global Coronavirus outbreak. Headline announcements focused on relatively short-term measures to mitigate this impact, but the budget also contained significant developments of policy plans set out in the Conservative Party manifesto and election campaign. This briefing focuses on elements likely to be of particular interest to Prospect and Bectu sectors and members. Contents • Introduction • Economic outlook • Freelancers • Public services • Announcements and developments relevant to key sectors o Energy o Environment and Food o Heritage o IT & telecoms o Public services o Science o Transport

Briefing: Environment Bill 2nd Reading Briefing
info 26-Feb-2020 10:24
Briefing for MPs on 2nd Reading of the Environment Bill February 2020