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28th July 2022
Cost-of-living crisis means workers having to prioritise meeting needs now over meeting needs laterFour in five workers (16...
12th July 2022
ExCeL London becomes Accredited Living Wage Employer Today the Royal Docks receives formal recognition from the Living Wage...
4th July 2022
The Living Wage Foundation is delighted to announce the winners of the Living Wage Champion Awards 2022. The Awards...
23rd June 2022
One in seven (14.1 per cent) third sector workers are paid below the real Living Wage, with over three quarters of the...

Blog Posts

13th July 2022
The pandemic made clear like never before just how important supermarket workers are to our everyday lives. They kept the...
30th June 2022
Following the release of our “All work and low pay” report which looks at low pay in the third sector, Sufina Ahmad MBE,...
29th June 2022
With Inflation at its highest levels in four decades and fast-approaching double figures, paying staff a real Living Wage...
21st June 2022
Alice Tapper is the author and creator of Go Fund Yourself, a money expert on BBC Morning Live and columnist for Glamour...

Living Wage in the News

15th December 2021
As inflation surges above 5 per cent and omicron spreads, supermarket staff are risking their lives once more for scant...
9th December 2021
Almost 70 per cent of jobs in London held by 18 to 21-year-olds pay less than the London Living Wage as the capital...
24th November 2021
The lowest earners in the UK, including cleaners and administrative staff, are still receiving just 70p more per hour above...
18th November 2021
The average pay deal across the UK is worth just 2%, despite a rise in prices that pushed the retail prices index (RPI) – a...

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