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Royal Peanuts: Queen’s Cleaners Paid Less Than London Living Wage
ireland / britain | workplace struggles | non-anarchist press Wednesday November 14, 2012 23:02 by Cat Wiener - Londonist
As a nation swooned over a Royal wedding costing an estimated £10 million+, it emerged that cleaners at Buckingham Palace earn only £6.45 an hour, well under the recommended London Living Wage of £7.85ph (shortly to rise to £8.30).
The London Living Wage aims to lift families out of working poverty and is supported by London Mayor Boris Johnson.