Theresa May’s misleading claims about police pay
Are police officers really better off now than in 2010? FactCheck investigates.
Government defeated over NHS pay
The government suffered a defeat on NHS pay in the House of Commons this afternoon, a defeat that seems to have significantly changed Parliamentary convention. It came amid a row over claims that the Prime Minister made about police pay during Prime Minister’s Questions.
Steve White: police pay rise ‘small step in right direction’
Steve White, of the Police Federation, and Conservative MP and Treasury aide, Chris Philp, discuss public sector pay.
Inflation rises to 2.9 per cent
The campaign for higher public sector pay has been driven in part by the rising cost of living. Today the latest figures show that inflation in August matched its highest level for five years.