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The national minimum wage is up for review. Lets make sure the government continues to support it. Join the campaign http://www.minimumwage.org.uk

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  • 1.Were celebrating..

2. On 1 April 2009 the national minimum wage is 10 years old. 3.

  • Before it was introduced, people earned as little as 1.20 an hour

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  • It guarantees nearly everyone working in the UK a basic hourly rate

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  • Now its up for review

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  • And youve got a say in what happens

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  • Improve it support the uprating of the national minimum wage.
  • Extend it to cover apprentices.
  • Make it fair scrap the age bands that discriminate against young workers.
  • Enforce it make sure workers know about it and employers pay it.

Defend and improve the national minimum wage 8.

  • Increasing the national minimum wage to a fair rate for all workers would help boost spending and stimulate the economy.

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  • At a time like this it's even more important that the national minimum wage continues to be properly supported by the government.

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  • Join the campaign

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  • Support the national minimum wage
  • www.minimumwage.org.uk

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