Public Service Pensions – myth and reality

Today seems like a good day to debunk some public service pension myths…

30th June 2011 Alice Hood TUC Today seems like a good day to debunk some public service pension myths… Myth 1: Public service pensions are gold-plated The Commission firmly rejected the claim that current public service pensions are ‘gold plated.’ … Continue reading

‘Pay more, work longer, get less’ remains government position

27 June 2011 Speaking after today’s meeting with ministers over the government’s plans to cut public sector pensions, PCS general [...]

'Pay more, work longer, get less' remains government position

This is a dispute that is entirely of the government's making
27 June 2011 Speaking after today’s meeting with ministers over the government’s plans to cut public sector pensions, PCS general [...]

Unite’s reaction to talks between unions and government on pensions

27 June 2011 Reacting to the outcome of talks held today on pensions (Monday 27 June) between unions representing public [...]

Unite's reaction to talks between unions and government on pensions

27 June 2011 Reacting to the outcome of talks held today on pensions (Monday 27 June) between unions representing public [...]

Dave Prentis and UNISON

I find myself in the very unusual position of suggesting a moderate union leader has engaged in infantile ultra-leftism. I’m [...]

‘Stop the great pensions robbery’

(22/06/11) “Lies, damned lies and the inventions of a Tory poodle.” That was how Jane Carolan described what UNISON is [...]