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Unpaid overtime: how much work are you doing for free?
Unpaid overtime: how much work are you doing for free?

23 February 2018

The TUC's annual survey into the amount of unpaid overtime being worked across the UK economy has been published today (23 February) on Work Your Proper Hours Day.

Campaign continues to stop Murdoch
Campaign continues to stop Murdoch

20 February 2018

The BECTU Sector of Prospect is affiliated to the Campaign for Press and Broadcasting Freedom (CPBF) and we support the team there in their efforts to stop Rupert Murdoch’s takeover of Sky TV.

Screen industries launch new policy on bullying and harassment
Screen industries launch new policy on bullying and harassment

14 February 2018

Representatives from across the UK's screen industries are leading the way on support for workers experiencing bullying and harassment.

Picturehouse members prepare for a week of action
Picturehouse members prepare for a week of action

9 February 2018

BECTU members leading the campaign for the Living Wage at Picturehouse cinemas are preparing for their first ever week-long strike.

Love your union by entering our photo competitions
Love your union by entering our photo competitions

8 February 2018

The TUC is holding Heart Unions Week from 12-18 February and the BECTU Sector of Prospect is running two competitions with prizes.

BBC Bargain Hunt next in line for external bidding
BBC Bargain Hunt next in line for external bidding

6 February 2018

The BBC has announced today that production of Bargain Hunt, part of the corporation's daytime output, is to be put out to tender next month.

BBC Doctors gets thumbs up in latest tendering exercise
BBC Doctors gets thumbs up in latest tendering exercise

2 February 2018

BECTU has welcomed today's announcement that Doctors, the BBC's popular daytime soap produced in Birmingham, is to continue as a BBC production in the city until at least 2020.

Record breaking year for film and high-end TV
Record breaking year for film and high-end TV

1 February 2018

UK film production for the big and small screen is booming according to figures released today by the British Film Commission. This is great news for everyone involved in film making in our Nations an...

Pay rise for Glyndebourne
Pay rise for Glyndebourne

26 January 2018

A cost of living pay offer to members at Glyndebourne was accepted by a majority of 84% earlier this month in an email ballot.

Shakespeare’s Globe tour guides win pay increase
Shakespeare’s Globe tour guides win pay increase

26 January 2018

After negotiations between BECTU and Shakespeare’s Globe, the theatre’s tour guides have accepted a pay increase of 2.9%. The pay deal was approved by members in December with backdating t...

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