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Earlier, the conference voted unanimously in favour of retaining the threat to hold ballots over industrial action to impose a 35-hour week unilaterally unless the Government gave ground.
The Survation survey also said 88% would "feel more positive" about clubs if they gave ground staff and suppliers PS7.
Under pressure, the Treasury gave ground in several areas - including the retirement incomes of lower earners.
Sir Martin said signs of improvement in the eurozone gave grounds for optimism.