HC Deb 04 February 1971 vol 810 c418W
49. Mr. Bruce-Gardyne

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if she will make a statement regarding the Government's approval of a 10 per cent. interim pay rise for university teachers.

Mrs. Thatcher

The University Academic Salaries Committee, upon which the Government is represented through officials of the Department, agreed on 3rd December that the salaries of non-clinical academic staff should be increased by 10 per cent. from 1st October, 1970.