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Minimum wage

Firms boost voluntary living wage for 150,000 workers

Some 150,000 workers paid the voluntary living wage are set to see their pay increase by 30p an hour, or 45p in London

6 November 2017

Hundreds of firms fail to pay minimum wage – know your rights

Debenhams has been named as one of 350 employers who failed to pay workers the national minimum or living wage

16 February 2017

Voluntary living wage set to rise next year

Workers receiving the living wage will see an increase in pay when the UK rate rises by 40p/hour to £8.25/hour

2 November 2015

Minimum wage to rise 3%

The national minimum wage for adults increases by 20p an hour from today

1 October 2015

Summer Budget 2015: New national 'living' wage to be introduced (but it's less than the current living wage)

A new national living wage will be introduced from April 2016 but it's not all it's cracked up to be

8 July 2015

Minimum wage to rise 3%

The national minimum wage for adults is to increase by 3% – 20p an hour – from 1 October, the Government has announced

17 March 2015

Overtime should count towards holiday pay, rules tribunal

Overtime worked should be taken into account when holiday pay is calculated, the Employment Appeal Tribunal has ruled

4 November 2014

Living Wage set to rise next year

The estimated 35,000 workers receiving the Living Wage will get a boost next year when it increases by 20p/hour to £7.85

3 November 2014

Adult minimum wage to rise by 19p per hour

The minimum wage is to increase by 3% from October, the first time in six years the rise will be higher than inflation

12 March 2014

250,000 workers to get living wage pay rise

Increases to both the UK and London living wages have been announced today

4 November 2013