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Insight, analysis and expert debate as key policy makers are challenged on the latest news stories. From BBC Radio 4's Today programme


Care workers sue in minimum wage battle

September 14th, 2016

Episode 1193 of 1273 episodes

Care workers are alleging failure to be paid the minimum wage in the sector's biggest ever legal claim. Payslips appear to show some staff on a rate of 3.27 an hour - less than half the then minimum. Zoe Conway reports and former care minister Alistair Burt discuss the case. (Image: Some of the care workers involved in the tribunal Copyright: BBC)