LONDON — Rishi Sunak’s finally splashing the cash. But will his latest round of pay rises be enough to calm restive public sector workers?

On Thursday the U.K. prime minister unveiled his latest pay plans for millions of state employees and confirmed he’s backing the independent pay review bodies his government commissioned after months of speculation.

The offers — covering civil servants, the justice system, NHS, the armed forces and teachers — come after waves of strikes that have hit services hard and amid high inflation, which sits at 8.7 per cent.Public

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