Tag: Give

‘Academics need to give more to fill pension hole’

Image copyright In Pictures Image caption University staff in the picket line outside University College London in February 2018 The manager of a giant pension scheme for academics has said contributions would need to increase to nearly 40% of basic salaries to repair its deficit. Contributions are now just under 30%. The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), deficit at the end… Read more →

Coronavirus: Give pubs and cafes re-opening date, say unions

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Every other UK nation has an indoor restart date for pubs and restaurants The body representing trade unions is urging Welsh ministers to announce a date for the re-opening of the indoor hospitality sector. The Wales TUC said many workers were “anxious” about employment prospects as the UK-wide furlough scheme winds down. Some pubs,… Read more →