Boeing CEO waived pay but got compensation worth $21 million

In 2020, Boeing CEO David Calhoun (seen above in January at the White House) received stock benefits that pushed the estimated value of his compensation to more than $21million, according to an SEC filing Boeing CEO David Calhoun declined a salary and performance bonus for most of last year but still received stock benefits that … Read more

Labour’s Jon Ashworth hints he would back nurses STRIKING over pay row

Labour’s Jon Ashworth hints he would back nurses going on STRIKE over ‘insulting’ 1% pay rise as ministers insist Covid economic meltdown means the government cannot afford more Labour’s John Ashworth insisted he supports nurses’ right to strike over pay row Ministers have defended the 1 per cent pay increase proposed for NHS workers Government … Read more

Son of nurse, 60, who died from coronavirus blasts one per cent pay rise for NHS staff

The son of a 60-year-old nurse who died from coronavirus has blasted the one per cent pay rise for NHS staff as ‘an insult’ amid warnings experienced staff could quit. Linda Obiageli Udeagbala, from Croydon, south London, died last month after contracting Covid-19 as she continued to work at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals … Read more

John Lewis offers online ‘buy now, pay later’ scheme

Department store giant John Lewis launches its first ever ‘buy now, pay later’ offer online to help satisfy a surge in demand for interest free credit By Neil Craven, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:51 GMT, 6 March 2021 | Updated: 21:51 GMT, 6 March 2021 Department store giant John Lewis has launched its first … Read more

Furious health unions line up to slam Matt Hancock over ‘slap in the face’ 1% pay rise for medics

Furious health unions have slammed Matt Hancock over the one per cent pay rise for medics. The British Medical Association, the Royal College of Midwives, the Royal College of Nursing and Unison wrote an open letter to Rishi Sunak calling for a ‘fair pay deal’. They said NHS workers ‘have literally kept the country alive for … Read more

Why would Carrie Symonds pay Lulu’s not-so-Lytle bills when John Lewis can mirror her designs? 

Why would Carrie Symonds pay Lulu’s not-so-Lytle bills when John Lewis can mirror her designs? Carrie Symonds’s Downing Street redesign is inspired by designer Lulu Lytle She wanted to rid the home of the ‘John Lewis nightmare’ left by Theresa May Could Carrie have got the look she desired from the High Street brand? By … Read more

Boris Johnson ‘persuaded Tory chiefs to pay for Carrie Symonds’ £200,000 Downing Street makeover’

Boris Johnson persuaded Tory chiefs to secretly pay for Carrie Symonds‘ makeover of his official flat, it has been claimed. The Daily Mail has been told that Conservative Party funds met a large part of the bill, which is said to be in the region of £200,000. But after being warned this could be ‘improper’, … Read more

Boris Johnson ‘persuaded Tory chiefs to pay for Carrie Symonds’ £200,000 Downing Street makeover’

Boris Johnson persuaded Tory chiefs to secretly pay for Carrie Symonds‘ makeover of his official flat, it has been claimed. The Daily Mail has been told that Conservative Party funds met a large part of the bill, which is said to be in the region of £200,000. But after being warned this could be ‘improper’, … Read more

Honey shop manager, 72, wins £17,000 payout after boss called her an ‘old woman’ in row over pay 

Revenge is sweet! Honey shop manager, 72, wins £17,000 payout after boss called her an ‘old woman’ in row over pay Janet Witt, 72, got into an argument with boss Sam Cooper, 45, in the shop It came after she learned the man in the tea shop earned £1 more than her Mr Cooper called … Read more

Amanda Holden slams government plan for 1% NHS pay rise

‘B******s to a 1% pay rise!’ Amanda Holden slams government plan for NHS nurses’ wages and says they should ‘show them the money’ The 1% pay rise has been described as a ‘kick in the teeth’ to the health workers  Unions say public will be ‘horrified’ after staff have ‘given everything’ this year  Ministers point … Read more