Gender pay gap

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

BBC criticised for not revealing pay in commercial department

BBC criticised for not revealing pay in commercial department

BBC criticised for not revealing pay in commercial department

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.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

‘Men in their 50s, have a head start in the workplace on women the same age’, says former Minister

‘Men in their 50s have a head start in the workplace on women the same age’, says former Minister

‘Men in their 50s have a head start in the workplace’, says former Minister

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”.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Longer commutes by men helps to explain gender pay gap, study claims

Longer commutes by men helps to explain gender pay gap, study claims

Longer commutes by men helps to explain gender pay gap, study claims

Almost two-thirds (65%) of commutes lasting longer than an hour are by men, according to analysis.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Feminism ‘is a debate among the already privileged’, says co-founder of Men and Boys Coalition

Feminism ‘is a debate among the already privileged’, says co-founder of Men and Boys Coalition

Feminism ‘is a debate among the privileged’, says men's issues campaigner

Martin Daubney, co-founder of Men and Boys Coalition has said that feminism is only an issue talked about by “the privileged”, after new research found that feminism made men more ambitious because of competition for top jobs.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Small businesses should report their gender pay gap, say MPs

Small businesses should report their gender pay gap, say MPs

Small businesses should report their gender pay gap, say MPs

Currently only companies with 250 or more employees are required to report on their gender pay gaps, but a committee wants smaller firms to publish the information too

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Nearly eight out of 10 UK companies and public sector bodies pay men more than women

Gender pay gap: 78% of firms paying men more than women

Gender pay gap: 78% of firms paying men more than women

Nearly eight out of 10 companies and public sector bodies pay men more than women as deadline passes

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

More than 1,000 companies yet to submit figures on gender pay gap

More than 1,000 companies yet to submit figures on gender pay gap

More than 1,000 companies yet to submit figures on gender pay gap

The Government deadline to submit the figures is tomorrow (April 4)

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Lawyers believe the case could eventually involve 200,000 women

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

'Life is unfair' - BBC women won't successfully claim back pay over gender pay gap, says lawyer

BBC Pay: Saira Khan says BBC salaries are outrageous - but she wouldn't turn them down

Saira Khan says BBC salaries are outrageous - but she wouldn't turn them down

Employment lawyer Ronnie Fox says trying to make employers pay for past work could work against women

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Four BBC presenters to take pay cut after gender pay gap revelations

Four BBC presenters to take pay cut after gender pay gap revelations

Four BBC presenters to take pay cut after gender pay gap revelations

Huw Edwards, Jeremy Vine, John Humphrys and Jon Sopel have reportedly agreed to a pay cut

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

'Feminism was not about men earning more' - Julia Hartley-Brewer debates gender pay gap with Badass Women's Hour's Harriet Minter

'Feminism was not about men earning more' - Julia Hartley-Brewer debates gender pay gap with Badass Women's Hour's Harriet Minter

Julia Hartley-Brewer debates gender pay with Badass Women's Hour's host

A lively argument erupted between our two hosts over the latest figures which say the gender pay gap might take 100 years to close

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Most 'sexist' city in the UK revealed as Chester, research says

Most 'sexist' city in the UK revealed as Chester, research says

Most 'sexist' city in the UK revealed as Chester, research says

Jobs site Adzuna claims Chester has the biggest gender pay gap of all UK cities

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis critics BBC after not appearing on high paid stars list

BBC Pay: Emily Maitlis 'furious' after not appearing on high-paid list

Emily Maitlis 'furious' after not appearing on high-paid list

Emily Maitlis' agent says the fact she isn't on the list is 'beyond madness and being dealt with'

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

'BBC gender pay gap debate is distraction from real issue of licence fee and high pay', says journalist

BBC Pay: 'Why do we pay these people huge salaries to tell us we're all greedy capitalists?'

'Why do we pay these presenters huge wages to tell us we're greedy capitalists?'

Journalist Laura Perrins says the BBC gender pay gap story is elitist and skews the debate

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Gender pay gap law: 'This will produce fake statistics and only appease those who promote victimhood culture', says journalist

Gender pay gap law: 'This will only produce fake statistics and promote victim culture', says journalist

Gender pay gap law: 'This will produce fake statistics', says journalist

All UK companies with more than 250 employees are now required to publish the average pay for men and women, in an attempt to close the gender pay gap

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Piers Morgan calls Polish MEP a 'horrendous sexist pig' for gender pay gap comments

Piers Morgan calls Polish MEP a 'horrendous sexist pig' for saying women are dumber than men

Piers Morgan calls MEP a 'horrendous sexist pig' for gender pay gap comments

Piers Morgan has blasted Janusz Korwin-Mikke a 'horrendous sexist pig' for saying women are less intelligent than men

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Gender 'pay penalty': 'Employers need to be more aware', says Resolution Foundation

The 'gender pay gap' is actually a choice gap, says Julia Hartley-Brewer

The 'gender pay gap' is actually a choice gap, says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Our presenter chatted to a representative of the Resolution Foundation, author of a new study on gender pay

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Gender Pay Gap: Entrepreneur claims mothers returning to work CAN earn the same as their male counterparts

Gender Pay Gap: Entrepreneur claims mothers returning to work CAN earn the same as their male counterparts

Mothers returning to work CAN earn same as male colleagues, claims entrepreneur

Lisen Stromberg sheds light on how new mums can actually match their former pay packet

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

A report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies has revealed women’s pay falls 33% behind men’s after having a baby

Government should punish firms which maintain gender pay gap, says leader of Women's Equality Party

'Government should punish firms which maintain gender pay gap'

Sophie Walker also told talkRADIO government-funded childcare should be available for all children