Rotherham councils pays workers Living Wage

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Rotherham Council has begun paying its lowest paid workers the Living Wage.

From October 1 all staff are being paid at least £7.65 an hour while the rate for apprentices has gone up from £2.68 per hour to £3.14.

Deputy leader Emma Hoddinott, said: “The Living Wage rewards a fair day’s work with a fair day’s pay.”