Tuesday 9 March 2021 / 10:46 AM Jonathan Ashworth

Labour responds to Sir Simon Stevens’ admission NHS staff were promised a 2.1 per cent pay increase

Jonathan Ashworth, Labour’s Shadow Health Secretary, responding to Sir Simon Stevens’ admission at the Health Select Committee that NHS staff were promised a 2.1 per cent pay increase, said:

“The head of the NHS has confirmed what we already knew: the Conservatives have broken their promise to the NHS and are cutting nurses’ pay.”