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Supporting Living Wage Employers locally

Julian Huppert, MP for Cambridge, and Rhys More, Director of the Living Wage Foundation, celebrate the accreditation of Cambridge's Caffe Sicilia with Anthony Day earlier this year.

The Living Wage Foundation, an initiative of Citizens UK, has accredited nearly 1,000 Living Wage Employers! The Foundation offer a fairtrade mark for employers that commit to pay the Living Wage. The Living Wage is an example of communities, businesses,


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Living Wage Campaign

130 Peckham Residents Join Credit Union

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On Monday 27th October, over 130 people in Peckham joined their local credit union together. A group of Peckham residents delivered the applications to the credit union to highlight the services offered by the local credit union as an alternative


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Citizens' Response to Economic Crisis, Community Organising, London Citizens, Photos, South London

Royal College of Nursing Joins Citizens UK Call for Improved Social Care

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The Royal College of Nursing has signed up to support the Citizens UK Social Care Charter, which calls for an end to fifteen minute home care visits, a Living Wage for care workers and training to nationally-accredited and evidence-based standards.


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Press Release, Social Care Campaign