Philip Hammond hints that public sector pay cap could be scrapped in Autumn Budget

PHILIP HAMMOND gave his clearest hint yet that he will lift the public sector pay cap in his Autumn Budget.

The Chancellor said the “fact that the Cabinet has been discussing issue sends a clear signal” .

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Philip Hammond has given the clearest hint yet that he will drop the public sector pay cap in the Autumn Budget[/caption]

In another signal he is set to scrap the 1 per cent pay cap he admitted that government bodies were struggling with recruitment and retention problems.

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