Health union strikes across Cumbria

Health unions are on strike for four hours across Cumbria this morning.

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NHS strike continues across Cumbria

Health unions continue strikes across Cumbria Credit: ITV News Border

Some Cumbrian NHS staff are beginning the first of four days of working to rule following yesterday's strike.

Nurses and midwives are among those taking part in the protest over pay.

The unions want all NHS staff to receive a 1% pay award but the government says they can't afford it.

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