Civil servants have suffered
Sir -- Last Sunday I saw a front page scoop by Jody Corcoran and John Whelan: "Revealed -- how pay cut spin duped the nation".
I was so certain that this referred to pay cut cancellation for top civil servants sneaked out in a circular on December 23.
But no, it was to do with Mary Duffy from Tullamore whose husband lost his job in the private sector. She suffered pay reductions in her civil service low paid job, and their house was repossessed.