NHS staff pay rise met with anger and disappointment by unions and staff | 5 News

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Published on 22 Jul 2021, 16:34
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► The Government is offering NHS workers a three percent pay rise in recognition of their work this year.

However, the raise has been met with anger and disappointment by NHS workers, with the Royal College of Nursing calling it a “bitter blow” as inflation will take up most of the increase.

Other unions are now discussing strike action.

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