MSP wel­comes liv­ing wage rate

The Oban Times - - NEWS -

MORE em­ploy­ers through­out the Western Isles are be­ing en­cour­aged to sign up as ac­cred­ited liv­ing wage em­ploy­ers Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MSP Alas­dair Al­lan this week wel­comed the new Scot­tish liv­ing wage rate of £8.75 per hour.

The MSP vis­ited Lewis Builders this week to con­grat­u­late the firm on be­com­ing one of the lat­est is­land firms to sign up to the liv­ing wage.

The liv­ing wage is re­viewed ev­ery year based on liv­ing stan­dards. Mr Al­lan is an ac­cred­ited liv­ing wage em­ployer.

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