Workers in the North West still £13 a week worse off than 11 years ago, TUC analysis reveals
Workers in the North West are still £13 a week worse off than 11 years ago, according to new TUC analysis published today.
The analysis of official figures shows that real wages are still -3% below their 2008 level.
By contrast, weekly wages in the North West grew by £84 (+23%) between 1997 and 2008.
29 Oct 2019