The BBC has claimed it does not know how much some of its top stars are paid, as they are part of the broadcaster’s commercial department BBC Studios.
Sir Steve Webb, a former Pensions Minister has said that businesses need to “retain older workers” but that as a “man in his 50s” he admits he has lived a “privilege existence”.
Almost two-thirds (65%) of commutes lasting longer than an hour are by men, according to analysis.
Hundreds of schools and nurseries are shut as council workers strike for 48 hours in one of the UK’s biggest equal pay strikes.
The BBC's former China editor Carrie Gracie complained about the unequal pay between her and male colleagues at the BBC and has been remunerated for the difference
The Prime Minister used an article in The Telegraph to compare the pay gap to the women's suffrage campaign a century ago