§ Mr. Malcolm Bruce
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will estimate the effective annualised increase in public sector pay for those workers covered by the Pay Review Bodies for each of the last five years; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Darling
[holding answer 23 January 1998]: The following table shows the pay settlements for the groups covered by the Review Body on Armed Forces Pay (AFPRB), the Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration (DDRB), the Review Body for Nursing Staff, Midwives, Health Visitors and Professions Allied to Medicine (NPRB), the School Teachers' Review Body (STRB) and the Review Body on Senior Salaries (SSRB).