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Campaign: fight for living wage

Overview: Fight for a Living Wage

Overview: Fight for a Living Wage

17 July 2015

George Osborne has used his first Conservative Budget to slash benefits for low-paid workers - but will force businesses to pay them more. More

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Living Wage Petition

01 August 2016
Living Wage Petition

Young workers aged 18-24 who do the same work as their over 25 colleagues, but can be paid between 7% and 26% less for it - a massive disparity in pay.

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National Living Wage 2016

11 April 2016
National Living Wage 2016

If you’re working and aged 25 or over and not in the first year of an apprenticeship, you are legally entitled to at least £7.20 per hour.

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Birmingham Care Workers Pay Rise

17 February 2016
Birmingham Care Workers Pay Rise

GMB welcome decision by Birmingham City Council to pay £7.50 per hour to private sector care workers. This will help enhance the lives of the people who look after the most vulnerable in society says GMB

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RBS Living Wage Protest

19 January 2016
RBS Living Wage Protest

GMB protest at RBS in Birmingham on Thursday 21 January for Living Wage for contract security workers and cleaners in RBS and LLoyds Bank.

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Big Brands Protest in Birmingham

06 November 2015
Big Brands Protest in Birmingham

Big brands like M&S, Starbucks, Burger King, Caffè Ritazza, Upper Crust, Whistlestop, Millie’s Cookies should pay £10 per hour living wage, end zero hours contracts and confront bullying managers to bring security to the mainly young workers says GMB

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