All The News From The Children’s Global Media Summit 2017 In Manchester

In the News, Manchester
The children’s global media summit began in Manchester and the first day brought together speakers from education, media, government and technology to discuss the impact that digital technology will have on the lives of children and young people.

Maternity Pay For UK Mum’s Is Among The Worst In Europe

In the News, Motherhood

THE Trade Union Congress (TUC) ranked UK statutory maternity pay amongst the worst in Europe after it came 22nd out of 24 countries. Only Ireland and Slovakia have worse “decently paid” entitlements. Decently paid is defined as two-thirds of a woman’s salary or more than £840 a month.