Key pension facts
The Treasury gets £2bn more in NHS pension contributions than it pays out in benefits every year.
The average Local Government pension is £4,000 pa - hardly gold plated!
The average NHS pension is £7,000 per annum - again hardly gold plated!
Half of NHS women pensioners receive less than £3,500 per annum.
The bosses of Britain's largest companies have an average pension 34 times bigger than the average public sector pension.