It's shaping up to be one of the most divisive and controversial issues to affect the health service in decades.
Should health bosses here in the South West ignore national deals and set their own pay scales, terms and conditions?
Our health correspondent Rebecca Broxton reports on the growing anger of NHS staff:
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It will be a misty and murky start to Wednesday morning but sunshine will soon break through to bring warmer temperatures in the afternoon.
It will be a misty start tomorrow morning but sunshine will break through the murk and warm up the South West into the afternoon.
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