The London branch of Prospect held a successful meet and greet session in the staff restaurant at St. Pancras last Thursday 7 December. Helena Byrne, Marja Kingma, Michelangelo Staffolani, Iwona Jurkiewicz and myself were on hand to answer any questions from members and non-members alike at our table in the balcony table recess by … Continue reading Meet & Greet at St. Pancras Review
10 reasons to join Prospect from Prospect Union on Vimeo. Time: 11:30-2:30 Date: 07/12/2017 Location: Staff Canteen On Thursday 7th December, the British Library branch of Prospect will be holding a seasonal meet and greet in the staff restaurant on the 3rd floor. Come and say hello if you are a member and … Continue reading Prospect Meet & Greet at St. Pancras
L/R David Waldock, Helena Byrne, Iwona Jurkiewicz, Marja Kingma and Tony Corsini. St. Pancras Section Committee 2017: Please see the intranet for contact details Officers Chair Marja Kingma Secretary Michelangelo Staffolani Membership Secretary Tony Corsini Ordinary Members Mark Naylor David Waldock Helena Byrne Health & Safety Reps Julia Wiland Wendy Kemp Learning Rep Iwona … Continue reading St. Pancras #KnowYourReps
L/R Janice Woods, David Johnson, Chris Martyn, Andrew Robinson, Terry Chapman & Marjorie Newson. Boston Spa Section Committee 2017: Please see the intranet for contact details Officers Chair Philp Bishop Secretary David Johnson … Continue reading Boston Spa #KnowYourReps
On November 25th, the day of the much-anticipated and feared Spending Review, Prospect reps received the surprising and welcome news that the Library will see no cash reduction in Grant in Aid to 2010-21. Having anticipated 25-40% cuts, this was infinitely better than expected, though in real terms (once inflation is taken into account) it … Continue reading #High5Heritage!
Boston Spa's David Johnson gives Blind Jack Metcalfe the lowdown on heritage funding in Knaresborough town centre. York celebrates highwaymen, but Knaresborough's heroes had more peaceful occupations - Blind Jack was a road maker, and if he helped Turpin along we are sure it wasn't intentional! Don't forget - tweet your own pic to #high5heritage@prospectunion … Continue reading Building roads to the future
Every media campaign needs a pussy cat, and here is ours: - Support better funding or the pussy cat dies! Boston Spa Section's Anne stands before the Additional Storage building - a high-density hub containing just part of the BL's vast collections. Members and supporters at Boston Spa
Today's the day! - Please support Britain's national library, its museums and other heritage organisations by tweeting a selfie tagged #high5heritage and copying it to @prospectunion. The Library and other organisations are threatened with cuts of up to 40% in the forthcoming Spending Review. Coming on top of the 30% inflicted between 2010 and 2015, … Continue reading #High5heritage
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