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#LoveTheatre Day Tribute 2014

19th November 2014, 16:40

At the end of this Summer, The Living Wage Foundation was pleased to welcome their first accredited Living Wage theatre company in the UK & London, Theatre Delicatessen.

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Stewart Jackson MP celebrates Living Wage Week

10th November 2014, 11:40

Peterborough MP Stewart Jackson celebrated Living Wage Week 2014, a national week recognising the Living Wage, by visiting Accredited Living Wage Employer Peterborough Citizens Advice Bureau.

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Foster + Partners accredited as a Living Wage employer

6th November 2014, 14:49

Foster + Partners is among the first architectural practices to commit to the London Living Wage. This will see everyone working at the company, regardless of whether they are permanent employees or third-party contractors, cleaners and suppliers, receive a minimum hourly wage of £9.15 per hour, significantly higher than the national minimum wage of £6.50.

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New 2015 Living Wage Rates Announced

3rd November 2014, 10:08

Today, Monday 3rd November, the UK Living Wage rate has been set at £7.85 per hour, an increase of 2.6% on the 2013 rate and 21% higher than the national minimum wage of £6.50 per hour; improving the take home pay of 35,000 low-paid workers across the country who are employed by over 1,000 Living Wage accredited organisations.

The London Living Wage rate has been set at £9.15. 

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Living Wage Prayer

30th October 2014, 10:41

This weekend is the perfect opportunity for our friends and supporters across religious communities to pray to see a real change in our country. 1 in 5 people in the UK continue to be in work poverty, unable to provide for their families and have the time to engage in their communities, mosques, synagogues, temples and churches. The Living Wage reaches out across faiths and communities to bring a bit of justice to hardworking people in the UK.

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PerfectHome becomes first household goods retailer to commit to the Living Wage

16th October 2014, 15:01

Household goods retailer PerfectHome has received formal accreditation from the Living Wage Foundation – reflecting the business’ commitment to ethical employment.

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