UK government ups pay rise for health staff in England to 3%

              Nurses hold placards outside the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) in Victoria Tower Gardens, London, Wednesday July 21, 2021. In a statement Wednesday July 21, 2021, the British government has tripled its pay increase offer for more than a million National Health Service employees in England, but unions said the proposed boost was insufficient given an anticipated spike in inflation. (Jonathan Brady/PA via AP)