Hazel Saxton;Union Conferences
"Yet the Government's menu - or the first course at least - seems to be precisely that. More of the same." Mrs Saxton condemned the Government for phasing in the pay award, just as the Tories had done. "Governments cannot go on indefinitely assuming that teachers will take whatever is doled out to them. The last government ran up a large overdraft on the teacher goodwill account. This Government needs to start clearing it off - and soon," she added.