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The TUC has reacted today (Thursday) with disappointment to new figures from the Apprenticeship Pay Survey 2016, which show an increase in the proportion of apprentices not paid the full minimum wage they are due.
20 July 2017
Responding to the announcement today (Wednesday) by the government of a speeded-up timetable for raising the state pension age to 68, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said: “A decent retirement is a right for us all, not a privilege for the few. Rather than hiking the pension age, the government must do more for older workers who want to keep working and paying taxes.
19 July 2017
Commenting on the decision today (Wednesday) by the High Court to uphold the ban on prison officers taking strike action, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
19 July 2017
The TUC is today (Wednesday) publishing a new audit of the economic and social costs and benefits of the financial sector in the UK.
19 July 2017

Commenting on figures published by the ONS today (Tuesday) which show that inflation is continuing to outstrip wage growth TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:

“The government must stop this cost of living squeeze. Many working people are caught in a...

18 July 2017
Public sector workers’ real wages in 2017 are down thousands of pounds a year compared to 2010, the TUC has found.
17 July 2017
Commenting on the publication today (Thursday) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill, which brings EU laws — including workers’ rights — into UK law , TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
13 July 2017
- John Walker today won a half-decade legal fight for equal pension benefits for his husband - Employers no longer able to exclude same-sex partners from spousal pension benefits
12 July 2017
Commenting on today’s (Wednesday) review on retirement outcomes by on the Financial Conduct Authority, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
12 July 2017
Commenting on the latest labour market data published today (Wednesday) by the Office for National Statistics – which show real earnings falling by 0.5% – TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
12 July 2017

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