Hahahahahahahahahahaahahahaha! What do you mean its not the first of April?
After working my tenth Xmas in a row, I can safely say that if this comes in I'll be finding a Mon-Fri 9-5 job. Come on Dr Carter, do something, or you just waiting for a gong and a seat in the Lords?
Try it, you might like it. I would advise all student nurses to get as much variety in their training as possible, odds are you may well be in one area/ speciality for years post qualification. PS, you wouldn't turn down a trip to New York just because you have seen it on the telly!
Comment on: 'A year of pay restraint and public support'
You are off your rocker if you think pay restraint isn't going to continue for at least the next parliament, maybe for the next decade, no matter who has the keys to No10
You do realise that you can claim any over-payments back from the tax? I was on an Emergency tax code for a few years, and used it as an excellent piggy bank, with a whopping cheque every April allowing me to see the world!