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Osborne unveils public sector pay freeze

Shadow chancellor George Osborne has announced that a Conservative government would impose a 12-month public sector pay freeze in 2011.

He told the Tory conference in Manchester that this would not include public servants earning less than £18,000 a year, or servicemen and servicewomen serving in Afghanistan.


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