1 per cent pay rise for nurses is “fair”
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Professor Len Shackleton quoted in the Daily Express
Prof. Shackleton added:“[With] hundreds of thousands already having lost private sector jobs, any government is going to have to restrain pay increases.”
Although he expects the government to cave-in to demands he said: “If they are wise they will identify the groups under most pressure and offer them a one-off bonus rather than build in a pay increase which will obviously continue into a future where we may be in even more serious economic difficulties than we are today”.
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