Our Living Wage Campaign

  • Dundee Labour Students Living Wage Campaign

    Dundee Labour Students Living Wage Campaign

    'Going into this year, Dundee Labour students had just two members and meetings were stuck to the ‘AOCB’ culture of minutes and agendas. We had tried recruitment, but to be...

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  • Nottingham win Living Wage

    Nottingham win Living Wage

    Nottingham Labour Club have won the campaign for the students' union to pay its employees a Living Wage. 'The Living Wage campaign has been a priority for Nottingham University Labour...

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  • Leicester win Living Wage

    Leicester win Living Wage

    At the University of Leicester, we've made the Living Wage campaign a top priority. At the beginning of the last academic year we had a training session with Movement For...

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  • Living Wage Winners: Manchester

    Living Wage Winners: Manchester

    We're sharing successful stories of Living Wage Winners to help active Living Wage campaigns learn what's worked and what hasn't. Find out how Manchester Labour Students won their Living Wage...

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  • Living Wage Winners: LSE

    Living Wage Winners: LSE

    Throughout Living Wage Week we'll be sharing successful stories of Living Wage Winners to help active Living Wage campaigns learn what's worked and what hasn't. Today we're starting with LSESU...

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  • David Miliband takes on second University tour

    David Miliband takes on second University tour

    David Miliband takes on second Universities tour The former Foreign Secretary will host open Q&A sessoions with students across the country and campaign with Labour Students for a Living Wage...

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  • Surrey Action

    Surrey Action

    Surrey Labour Students relaunched their campaign to lobby the University of Surrey to gain accreditation as a Living Wage employer and ensure that all contracted staff are also paid...

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  • Kent win Living Wage

    Kent win Living Wage

    Following on from our early success in securing a living wage for all cleaners at Kent Union in January, Kent Labour Students continued the fight to ensure that all employees...

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  • LSE win Living Wage Accreditation

    LSESU Labour welcomes news of LSESU Living Wage accreditation LSESU Labour and Co-operative Society has welcomed the news that the LSE Students’ Union has received its Living Wage accreditation. On...

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  • Winning the Living Wage at Kent

    On the 11th January Kent Labour Students was delighted to announce that the students’ union at the University of Kent, Kent Union, would be paying its cleaning staff the living...

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  • Manchester win the Living Wage

    Manchester win the Living Wage

    MANCHESTER LABOUR STUDENTS WIN THE LIVING WAGE FOR STAFF AT MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY Manchester Labour Students met with the University of Manchester's Vice Chancellor Nancy Rothwell and UofM's director of HR...

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  • Living Wage: Campaign Update

    Over the past year, Movement for Change and Labour Students have run Living Wage trainings and actions at universities across the UK. In the process, we’ve secured the Living Wage...

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  • PROFILE ON: SWANSEA LABOUR STUDENTS LIVING WAGE CAMPAIGN

    PROFILE ON: SWANSEA LABOUR STUDENTS LIVING WAGE CAMPAIGN

    Swansea Labour Students won the Labour Students Best Practice Award for the Best Labour Students Living Wage Campaign at National Council in December. Their campaign has continued to go...

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  • LIVING WAGE CAMPAIGNS LAUNCH ACROSS THE COUNTRY

    “It’s really inspiring to see so many clubs taking up the Living Wage campaign and making it their own. Every day we hear about another action, training day, petition or...

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  • LABOUR STUDENTS AND UNISON TO WORK TOGETHER

    Labour Students are very excited to announce that UNISON and Labour Students will join forces in their campaign for a living wage across all Universities and Colleges. UNISON, who already...

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MOVEMENT FOR CHANGE TRAINING AT YOUR CLUB

Movement for Change can deliver training and support on campus for your Labour Club’s Living Wage campaign.  The training will be tailored to your local circumstances but will cover researching low pay on your campus, building a campaign coalition, working with trade unions, campaign strategy and negotiation.  You can find out more here or request training for your club by emailing Movement for Change.

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