Updates from the Living Wage Foundation

Canary Wharf Living Wage Celebration

An event hosted by KPMG saw representatives of over 150 accredited London Living Wage Employers come together to celebrate the growth of the Living Wage network.
11th June 2014, 01:00
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Aviva extends Living Wage commitment

The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that today, Wednesday 30th April, one of the UK’s major insurers, Aviva, has committed to pay at least the Living Wage to its entire workforce across the UK.
30th April 2014, 10:19
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Nationwide brings Living Wage to the high street

The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that Nationwide has become the first major high street name to sign up as a Principal Partner, which is a commitment to help encourage other firms sign up to the scheme. Nationwide’s position as a Principal Partner follows the Society’s accreditation as a Living Wage employer.
25th April 2014, 09:34
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North East Living Wage Employers Celebrate

A summit hosted by Living Wage champion Guy Opperman, MP for Hexham, and KPMG Newcastle, saw Living Wage Employers across the North East come together to celebrate recent Living Wage successes in the region.
9th April 2014, 15:25
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Living Wage and women in-work poverty

In the last year the problem of in-work poverty has been underlined by research which estimates that there are now 5.24 million people being paid less than the Living Wage, an increase of around 400,000 from an estimated 4.82 million in 2012’s report. This highlights the fact that whilst the Living Wage has grown rapidly and successfully as a concept, wider take-up is needed if more people are to earn a wage that supports a basic standard of living.
7th March 2014, 15:40
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