Southport MP John Pugh pummels regional pay idea September 3rd, 2012 admin Latest News Shares Comments Pugh pummels regional pay idea Senior Liberal Democrat MP John Pugh said proposals to introduce more ‘market-facing pay’ should be shelved when reports from public sector pay review bodies are published this autumn. Chancellor George Osborne asked the independent bodies to ‘consider how public sector pay can be made more responsive to local labour markets’ in last year’s Autumn Statement. He confirmed in this year’s Budget that ‘more local pay’ agreements could be introduced as the two-year public sector pay freeze comes to an end this year. Click link below to read full story http://www.publicfinance.co.uk/news/2012/09/libdems-scrap-local-pay-plans/?utm_source=Adestra&utm_medium=email&utm_term= Onthespot – your online reporter Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!