Socialist Worker

Cuts hit hard in north west

Issue No. 2358

The north west of England is hardest hit by cuts to wages, according to the TUC. 

Wages there have shrunk by £7.6 million, or 10.6 percent, since 2007. 

Workers in Scotland have lost £5.5 million from their wages over the same time period.

In Yorkshire and Humber the figure is £4.6 million.

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