Minimum wage is now £6.50 – but is that enough?

Q: Did you know that; it’s 15 years since the introduction of the minimum wage, the minimum wage was originally £3.60, it has been raised 15 times since its introduction and 147 MPs voted against its introduction? So should it now be a priority for all the main political parties? Commenting, local Lib Dem councillor, Darren Fower said: “Over the last year there’s been a lot of talk about minimum and living wages, and there seems to be a difference of opinion amongst many senior politicians. “In Peterborough, we seen significant pay rises for senior council officers and the Tory administration at the Town Hall continue to enjoy additional allowances,[…]