Thursday 25 February 2021 / 10:42 PM Budget / Health / Jonathan Ashworth

Jonathan Ashworth comments on reports that the Chancellor will deny NHS staff a pay rise in next week’s Budget

Jonathan Ashworth MP, Labour’s Shadow Health Secretary, commenting on reports that the Chancellor will deny NHS staff a pay rise in next week’s Budget, said:

“Our NHS staff deserve a fair pay rise.

“If Rishi Sunak next week refuses it will be kick in the teeth to our brave hardworking NHS heroes.”