low pay

Train strikes called off as union RMT enters talks with Network Rail
train strikes
Strike action

Train strikes called off as union RMT enters talks with Network Rail

Employers are increasingly leaving salaries off job adverts despite pay transparency campaign
Recruitment

Employers are increasingly leaving salaries off job adverts despite pay transparency campaign

Ex-miners who took part in 1984 strike return to picket line at National Coal Mining Museum
Strike action

Ex-miners who took part in 1984 strike return to picket line at National Coal Mining Museum

What's behind Britain's recruitment crisis?
Big Issue Recruit

What's behind Britain's recruitment crisis?

Record increase in real living wage will see 400,000 workers get pay rise
Cleaner sweeps the floor inside an office building
Employment

Record increase in real living wage will see 400,000 workers get pay rise

Here’s how much money people actually need to live on during the cost of living crisis
Cost of living

Here’s how much money people actually need to live on during the cost of living crisis

CEOs are now paid 109 times more than the average worker
CEO pay
Business

CEOs are now paid 109 times more than the average worker

NHS workers could strike over pay rise that leaves hundreds of thousands worse off in real terms
A protestor holds a sign saying
NHS workers

NHS workers could strike over pay rise that leaves hundreds of thousands worse off in real terms

Inflation predicted to hit 18% for poorest this autumn
Cost of living crisis

Inflation predicted to hit 18% for poorest this autumn

Amazon wildcat strikes enter second week as UK workers protest over pay
Strike action

Amazon wildcat strikes enter second week as UK workers protest over pay

Hundreds of Amazon warehouse workers stage wildcat strikes over 'pathetic' pay rise
Strikes

Hundreds of Amazon warehouse workers stage wildcat strikes over 'pathetic' pay rise

Amazon warehouse workers down tools to protest 35p pay rise
Low pay

Amazon warehouse workers down tools to protest 35p pay rise

Here’s how much more than you the UK's top CEOs earn
World's best boss mug
Low pay

Here’s how much more than you the UK's top CEOs earn

Thousands of BT workers stage biggest strike in 35 years
BT strike
Employment

Thousands of BT workers stage biggest strike in 35 years

Rising inflation has already cancelled out pay rises for teachers, NHS staff and police officers
Nurses next to operation
Pay

Rising inflation has already cancelled out pay rises for teachers, NHS staff and police officers

UK wages in biggest drop since records began as inflation soars
A teacher draws on a whiteboard in a school
Pay

UK wages in biggest drop since records began as inflation soars

Fresh rail strikes announced as union says public back workers in pay dispute
Rail strikes

Fresh rail strikes announced as union says public back workers in pay dispute

Sainsbury’s bosses have rejected a call to become a real living wage employer
Sainsbury's supermarket
Pay

Sainsbury’s bosses have rejected a call to become a real living wage employer

Low union membership has 'knocked £400 a month off the average Brit's paypacket'
Trade unionists travelled from across the UK to join a demonstration against low pay and the rising cost of living in London last month
Unions

Low union membership has 'knocked £400 a month off the average Brit's paypacket'

BT workers vote for first national call centre strike in UK history
Strike action

BT workers vote for first national call centre strike in UK history

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