§ 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.