BBC “surprised” at unions pay claim

The BBC has expressed “surprise” at the claim by its recognised unions for an increase of £1800 per person from 1 August.

The BBC’s response to the claim, submitted jointly by BECTU, the NUJ and Unite two weeks ago, draws attention to the substantial effects of the economic downturn, not only on the media but on other parts of industry

For more details see bectu.org.uk.

12 February 2009