Percentage point

14th March 2003 at 00:00
Is there a rationale to explain: teachers' pay rise 2.9 per cent; council tax increase 8-40 per cent; employer pension contributions up by almost 5 per cent; teachers' pension increase 1.7 per cent? (Source National Association of Headteachers' website).

Tim Hogg

Lympne primary school, Kent

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