Gap Fill - Bank of England - Level 4


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   action      bankers      financial      financially      first      higher      iconic      increase      living      offices      pay      properly      refusal      second      staff      third      union      unwilling      workforce      years  
The Bank of England voted to strike for four days for pay. It will be the strike by the Bank's staff in 50 . Over 95 per cent of who voted chose to strike. The Bank offered its workers a one per cent pay rise. However a of staff may get no rise. The workers' said that because the bank was to talk fairly, its in the City of London would not be able to work during the strike.

The Bank of England was set up in 1694. It is the world's oldest central bank. Its workers are suffering . Their annual salary is capped at one per cent. Inflation is 2.9 per cent. The workers are taking , "because of the bank's total to accept that its is struggling to meet their costs of ". It said it was "shameful" that an " symbol of services is ignoring…hardworking ."

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