The government has announced that after 10 months of negotiation a Heads of Agreement has been reached. read the full statement and use the interactive slide pack to discover if you will be better or worse off under this deal
Unite has rejected the agreement - read more
Most of the trades unions have agreed to these proposals; although there are still some more discussions to have. Twenty-six of the 28 unions (including BOS TU) have signed up to these heads of agreement. Unite, as stated above, has reserved judgement and the PSC refused to agree.