80% vote for flat rate rise

BBC members have voted by more than 80 per cent to accept a flat rate pay increase for 2009.

In consultative ballots which closed today, staff employed by the BBC across the country, and by BBC Studios and Post Production Ltd, have voted by majorities of 88% and 84% respectively to accept a flat rate award of 450.

For more details see the BECTU site.

19 June 2009