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Real living wage increases to £9 in UK and £10.55 in London as cost of living rises

7 November 2018

The real living wage increases to £9 in UK and £10.55 in London as cost of living rises

Over 180,000 workers are set for a pay boost as the Living Wage Foundation announces new UK Living Wage hourly rate of £9 per hour, an increase of 25p per hour and a new London Living Wage of £10.55 per hour, an increase of 35p per hour.

The UK rate is £1.17 per hour more than the government minimum wage (for over 25s) and the London Living Wage is £2.72 higher.

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