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NHS 10-Year Plan

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:06 pm on 19th February 2019.

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Photo of Matt Rodda Matt Rodda Shadow Minister (Transport) (Buses) 6:06 pm, 19th February 2019

I concur on the benefits of our Labour health policy and how the Government should do much more to fund healthcare in this country. Does my hon. Friend agree that there is a particular problem of retaining public sector workers in many high-cost areas? In areas such as Reading and Oxford—my hon. Friend Anneliese Dodds is sitting in front of me—there is severe pressure on the NHS because of the relatively low pay of many skilled staff.