BROADCASTING union Bectu will merge with Prospect on New Year’s Day following a decisive vote in favour.
Bectu confirmed that it would join forces with the engineering and science union on January 1.
The announcement follows a two-month ballot, which closed at the end of...
Saturday 24th Dec 2016
posted by Will Stone in Britain
EDF chief pressed to commit to major power station project
Saturday 2nd Jul 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
FORECASTERS reported dark clouds hanging over their take home pay as they staged a 24-hour strike yesterday.
Weather men and women from the Met Office railed at the government’s imposition of low wage rises, which they argue is widening the gender pay gap.
Thursday 25th Feb 2016
MET Office staff forecast stormy weather ahead yesterday if the government failed to act to settle a long-running dispute over pay.
The workers’ union Prospect said that its Met Office members would take the “extremely rare” step of walking out next week in protest at...
Friday 19th Feb 2016
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
TRADE union membership could be reduced to “near zero” within 15 years by the Tories’ anti-union laws, Prospect’s general secretary has warned.
The professional union’s leader Mike Clancy gave his dire diagnosis of the Trade Union Bill at a sparsely...
Thursday 8th Oct 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
Increasing number of aircraft flying flags of convenience
Thursday 24th Sep 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Unions highlight greater risk of blackouts and impact on communities
Thursday 21st May 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
MARK SERWOTKA unmasked Prospect and the First Division Association yesterday as the two unions who said PCS had “brought attacks on themselves” when he had appealed for solidarity.
Mr Serwotka revealed in an article in yesterday’s Morning Star that two “smaller...
Wednesday 20th May 2015
Tuesday 16th Dec 2014
posted by Richard Bagley in Britain
Ministers announce withdrawal of £4 million funding
Wednesday 5th Nov 2014