Related Articles: Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Gender pay gap is ...

Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Gender pay gap is also a paternal conundrum

Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Gender pay gap is also a paternal conundrum

Way back in 2009, when I was canvassing for Paschal Donohoe in a Dublin by-election, I met a woman at a door near Aughrim Street who was on maternity leave — a [...] Read full article: Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Gender pay ga...→

Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Gender pay gap is also a paternal conundrum

Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Gender pay gap is also a paternal conundrum

Way back in 2009, when I was canvassing for Paschal Donohoe in a Dublin by-election, I met a woman at a door near Aughrim Street who was on maternity leave — a [...] Read full article: Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Gender pay ga...→

BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report

BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report

The BBC’s commercial arm said it had made a ‘concerted effort … to address imbalances within its workforce’. Read full article: BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report...→

Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop war on pay gap

Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop war on pay gap

Before the Covid-19 pandemic took grip this spring most employers were making slow but reasonable progress to reduce their gender pay gap. This was also the ca [...] Read full article: Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop w...→

Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender pay gap?

Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender pay gap?

Research from the Equality Trust suggests it will take until 2162 to close the gap – but the problem may be worse than it seems, explains James Moore Read full article: Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender ...→

Watchdog investigation into BBC pay gap failed to address experiences of women professionals

AN INVESTIGATION by the equality watchdog into BBC gender pay discrimination was criticised today for failing to address the lived experience of women journali [...] Read full article: Watchdog investigation into BBC pay gap ...→

Gender pay gap is largest among graduates of selective universities – report

Gender pay gap is largest among graduates of selective universities – report

Women who studied at Russell Group institutions earn around 17 less than their male peers, analysis finds. Read full article: Gender pay gap is largest among graduate...→

Gender pensions gap narrows to just 1% but 'still a mountain to climb' - Scottish Widows study

The gender pension gap has closed to the narrowest on record but considerable challenges remain, according to new research by Scottish Widows. Read full article: Gender pensions gap narrows to just 1% b...→

The 'heart attack gender gap' where women are more likely to be misdiagnosed

The 'heart attack gender gap' where women are more likely to be misdiagnosed

Marie Louise, 37, was having a heart attack two years ago - but paramedics couldn't work out what was happening to her. Read full article: The 'heart attack gender gap' where wome...→

Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it emerges male BGT judges paid DOUBLE

Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it emerges male BGT judges paid DOUBLE

A GENDER pay row has erupted on Britain’s Got ­Talent after it emerged the male stars were paid more than double the women. Judges Amanda Holden and Alesha Dix [...] Read full article: Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it...→

UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private firms to produce gender pay action plans

UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private firms to produce gender pay action plans

The requirement to report gender pay gap data in the UK was suspended this year due to the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private fir...→

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white workers smallest since 2012

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white workers smallest since 2012

The pay gap between white and ethnic minority employees is at its smallest level for seven years, official figures show. The gap in earnings between white and [...] Read full article: Pay gap between ethnic minority and whit...→

Graham Norton hits out at BBC over female hiring rate and gender pay disparity

Graham Norton hits out at BBC over female hiring rate and gender pay disparity

The talk show host has signalled he is unimpressed with attitudes at the top of the Beeb and says bosses have been shamed in to hiring more women as BBC wages [...] Read full article: Graham Norton hits out at BBC over femal...→

Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors quit in furious pay gap row'

Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors quit in furious pay gap row'

MRS Brown’s Boys has been thrown into chaos after two actors quit due to a furious pay gap row. According to The Daily Star, the poplar comedy is now in crisis [...] Read full article: Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors ...→

Emma Barnett says health issues are ignored in 'gender medicine gap' 

Emma Barnett says health issues are ignored in 'gender medicine gap' 

Outspoken period campaigner Emma Barnett, 35, from Manchester. told the BBC women's health issues are ignored and underfunded because there is a 'gender medici [...] Read full article: Emma Barnett says health issues are igno...→

Feminists mislead women with talk of the gender pay gap

Feminists mislead women with talk of the gender pay gap

Amid the biggest health and economic crisis Britain has faced in peacetime, the Fawcett Society saw fit on November 20 to celebrate the highlight of its year: [...] Read full article: Feminists mislead women with talk of the...→

Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wives earn more

Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wives earn more

If you thought the days of the unreconstructed male needing to rule the financial roost in a marriage were long gone, it may be time to think again.New researc [...] Read full article: Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wive...→

Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as retirement help is not ‘getting through’ to women

Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as retirement help is not ‘getting through’ to women

EQUAL Pay Day, the day in the year when women effectively, on average, stop earning relative to mean, occurs this week on November 20. New analysis has reveale [...] Read full article: Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as r...→

Investigation into pay at BBC was not robust, says gender equality charity

Investigation into pay at BBC was not robust, says gender equality charity

The Fawcett Society said some of the ‘strongest cases’ had not been properly examined by the Equality and Human Rights Commission. Read full article: Investigation into pay at BBC was not ro...→

Gender pay gap opens up quickly after graduation

Gender pay gap opens up quickly after graduation

The gender pay gap begins early on in working life, with young men being paid more than women just one year after graduating, figures show.The pay gap is the g [...] Read full article: Gender pay gap opens up quickly after gr...→

Gender pension savings gap closes but women still left poorer

Gender pension savings gap closes but women still left poorer

The pensions saving gap between men and women is the narrowest on record. A record 59 per cent of women are saving adequately for their retirement, compared wi [...] Read full article: Gender pension savings gap closes but wo...→

Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more women in boardroom-level jobs

Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more women in boardroom-level jobs

It found that on average a woman working full-time is now paid 7.4 per cent less than her male counterpart, a fall from 9 per cent the year before. Read full article: Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more wo...→

Women closing gender gap in support for Yes campaign

Women closing gender gap in support for Yes campaign

The “gender gap” in support for Scottish independence has been disappearing in recent polls, according to Professor Sir John Curtice.The polling expert said st [...] Read full article: Women closing gender gap in support for ...→

Why is Britain failing when it comes to the gender pay gap?

Why is Britain failing when it comes to the gender pay gap?

he UK may be the sixth richest country in the world but it substantially lags behind other nations when it comes to tackling the gender pay gap, research sugge [...] Read full article: Why is Britain failing when it comes to ...→

TUC calls on government to monitor ethnic pay gap

THE Trade Union Congress is calling on the government to monitor an “ethnicity pay gap” by which workers from ethnic minorities are paid less than their white [...] Read full article: TUC calls on government to monitor ethni...→

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white employees ‘at lowest level since 2012’

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white employees ‘at lowest level since 2012’

There was a 2.3 gap in earnings between white and ethnic minority employees in England and Wales in 2019, official figures show. Read full article: Pay gap between ethnic minority and whit...→

Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting there’ on closing gender pay gap

Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting there’ on closing gender pay gap

Claudia Winkleman said she welcomed the publication of stars’ salaries and Strictly Come Dancing was having the first same-sex couple taking part. Read full article: Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting t...→

Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5,745-a-year gender pension gap

Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5,745-a-year gender pension gap

WOMEN in Scotland face retirement with 33 less in their pension savings than men, new analysis has revealed. Read full article: Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5...→

The Covid gender gap: seven things that are harming women

The Covid gender gap: seven things that are harming women

The socioeconomic impact of coronavirus is clear: women are bearing the brunt of the pandemic Read full article: The Covid gender gap: seven things that ...→

What is the gender pay gap and how is it different from equal pay?

What is the gender pay gap and how is it different from equal pay?

2020 marks 50 years since the Equal Pay Act was made law, Olivia Petter looks at how the gender pay gap allows discrimination to persist Read full article: What is the gender pay gap and how is it...→

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid... The gender pay gap has fallen to an all-time low – or has it? Read full article: Mind the gap as pay parity stats get mes...→

Top universities have biggest gender pay gap among new graduates

Top universities have biggest gender pay gap among new graduates

Britain’s most select universities have the biggest gender pay gap among new graduates, according to a report released today.Differences in pay among male and [...] Read full article: Top universities have biggest gender pay...→

So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to address pay gap amid Black Pound Day

So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to address pay gap amid Black Pound Day

So Solid Crew's Swiss, who founded Black Pound Day, has called on companies to 'support the growth of the UK Black economy' Read full article: So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to add...→

Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay gap

Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay gap

Higher proportion of male workers on wages support scheme sees pay gap fall to 7.4pc Read full article: Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay ...→

The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an extremely painful condition are forced to suffer for years – Kirsty Strickland

In ‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed For Men’ author Caroline Criado Perez writes about Rachael, a woman who suffered years of severe an [...] Read full article: The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an...→

The Times view on the gender empathy gap: Fairer Sex

The Times view on the gender empathy gap: Fairer Sex

It is an old adage that can feel more than a little dated in a delicate age of identity politics. Or a cruel joke to any survivor of Margaret Thatcher’s cabine [...] Read full article: The Times view on the gender empathy gap...→

Scottish independence 'gender gap' is disappearing, says Sir John Curtice

The "e;gender gap"e; in support for Scottish independence is disappearing in recent polls, according to Professor Sir John Curtice. Read full article: Scottish independence 'gender gap' is di...→

Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps addressed as retirement plans placed on hold

Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps addressed as retirement plans placed on hold

PENSION and retirement plans have been jeopardised by coronavirus according to new research. Millions are set to delay their retirements as a result of the pan [...] Read full article: Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps...→

EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next century’ without action, says ETUC

EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next century’ without action, says ETUC

THE EU won’t close the gender pay gap until next century unless it changes its approach, the European TUC warned today.... Eurostat data shows the EU gender pa [...] Read full article: EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next...→

Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gender gap: women and children activity levels set back

Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gender gap: women and children activity levels set back

Gap to men had closed significantly before Covid but after six months of lockdown, only a quarter of women are remaining regularly active Read full article: Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gen...→

Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star wages cut after BBC pay gap backlash

Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star wages cut after BBC pay gap backlash

ZOE Ball has bagged a £1million pay rise, the BBC revealed today, as Huw Edwards and Alan Shearer’s wages are cut after the gender pay gap backlash. It comes m [...] Read full article: Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star ...→

BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report

BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report

The BBC’s commercial arm said it had made a ‘concerted effort … to address imbalances within its workforce’. Read full article: BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report...→

The Covid gender gap: seven things that are harming women

The Covid gender gap: seven things that are harming women

The socioeconomic impact of coronavirus is clear: women are bearing the brunt of the pandemic Read full article: The Covid gender gap: seven things that ...→

Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wives earn more

Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wives earn more

If you thought the days of the unreconstructed male needing to rule the financial roost in a marriage were long gone, it may be time to think again.New researc [...] Read full article: Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wive...→

Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender pay gap?

Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender pay gap?

Research from the Equality Trust suggests it will take until 2162 to close the gap – but the problem may be worse than it seems, explains James Moore Read full article: Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender ...→

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid... The gender pay gap has fallen to an all-time low – or has it? Read full article: Mind the gap as pay parity stats get mes...→

Investigation into pay at BBC was not robust, says gender equality charity

Investigation into pay at BBC was not robust, says gender equality charity

The Fawcett Society said some of the ‘strongest cases’ had not been properly examined by the Equality and Human Rights Commission. Read full article: Investigation into pay at BBC was not ro...→

Gender pay gap is largest among graduates of selective universities – report

Gender pay gap is largest among graduates of selective universities – report

Women who studied at Russell Group institutions earn around 17 less than their male peers, analysis finds. Read full article: Gender pay gap is largest among graduate...→

Top universities have biggest gender pay gap among new graduates

Top universities have biggest gender pay gap among new graduates

Britain’s most select universities have the biggest gender pay gap among new graduates, according to a report released today.Differences in pay among male and [...] Read full article: Top universities have biggest gender pay...→

Gender pension savings gap closes but women still left poorer

Gender pension savings gap closes but women still left poorer

The pensions saving gap between men and women is the narrowest on record. A record 59 per cent of women are saving adequately for their retirement, compared wi [...] Read full article: Gender pension savings gap closes but wo...→

The 'heart attack gender gap' where women are more likely to be misdiagnosed

The 'heart attack gender gap' where women are more likely to be misdiagnosed

Marie Louise, 37, was having a heart attack two years ago - but paramedics couldn't work out what was happening to her. Read full article: The 'heart attack gender gap' where wome...→

Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay gap

Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay gap

Higher proportion of male workers on wages support scheme sees pay gap fall to 7.4pc Read full article: Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay ...→

The Times view on the gender empathy gap: Fairer Sex

The Times view on the gender empathy gap: Fairer Sex

It is an old adage that can feel more than a little dated in a delicate age of identity politics. Or a cruel joke to any survivor of Margaret Thatcher’s cabine [...] Read full article: The Times view on the gender empathy gap...→

Why is Britain failing when it comes to the gender pay gap?

Why is Britain failing when it comes to the gender pay gap?

he UK may be the sixth richest country in the world but it substantially lags behind other nations when it comes to tackling the gender pay gap, research sugge [...] Read full article: Why is Britain failing when it comes to ...→

TUC calls on government to monitor ethnic pay gap

THE Trade Union Congress is calling on the government to monitor an “ethnicity pay gap” by which workers from ethnic minorities are paid less than their white [...] Read full article: TUC calls on government to monitor ethni...→

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white workers smallest since 2012

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white workers smallest since 2012

The pay gap between white and ethnic minority employees is at its smallest level for seven years, official figures show. The gap in earnings between white and [...] Read full article: Pay gap between ethnic minority and whit...→

Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps addressed as retirement plans placed on hold

Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps addressed as retirement plans placed on hold

PENSION and retirement plans have been jeopardised by coronavirus according to new research. Millions are set to delay their retirements as a result of the pan [...] Read full article: Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps...→

Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting there’ on closing gender pay gap

Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting there’ on closing gender pay gap

Claudia Winkleman said she welcomed the publication of stars’ salaries and Strictly Come Dancing was having the first same-sex couple taking part. Read full article: Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting t...→

Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors quit in furious pay gap row'

Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors quit in furious pay gap row'

MRS Brown’s Boys has been thrown into chaos after two actors quit due to a furious pay gap row. According to The Daily Star, the poplar comedy is now in crisis [...] Read full article: Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors ...→

Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gender gap: women and children activity levels set back

Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gender gap: women and children activity levels set back

Gap to men had closed significantly before Covid but after six months of lockdown, only a quarter of women are remaining regularly active Read full article: Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gen...→

Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5,745-a-year gender pension gap

Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5,745-a-year gender pension gap

WOMEN in Scotland face retirement with 33 less in their pension savings than men, new analysis has revealed. Read full article: Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5...→

Feminists mislead women with talk of the gender pay gap

Feminists mislead women with talk of the gender pay gap

Amid the biggest health and economic crisis Britain has faced in peacetime, the Fawcett Society saw fit on November 20 to celebrate the highlight of its year: [...] Read full article: Feminists mislead women with talk of the...→

Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop war on pay gap

Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop war on pay gap

Before the Covid-19 pandemic took grip this spring most employers were making slow but reasonable progress to reduce their gender pay gap. This was also the ca [...] Read full article: Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop w...→

What is the gender pay gap and how is it different from equal pay?

What is the gender pay gap and how is it different from equal pay?

2020 marks 50 years since the Equal Pay Act was made law, Olivia Petter looks at how the gender pay gap allows discrimination to persist Read full article: What is the gender pay gap and how is it...→

Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as retirement help is not ‘getting through’ to women

Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as retirement help is not ‘getting through’ to women

EQUAL Pay Day, the day in the year when women effectively, on average, stop earning relative to mean, occurs this week on November 20. New analysis has reveale [...] Read full article: Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as r...→

Watchdog investigation into BBC pay gap failed to address experiences of women professionals

AN INVESTIGATION by the equality watchdog into BBC gender pay discrimination was criticised today for failing to address the lived experience of women journali [...] Read full article: Watchdog investigation into BBC pay gap ...→

Gender pay gap opens up quickly after graduation

Gender pay gap opens up quickly after graduation

The gender pay gap begins early on in working life, with young men being paid more than women just one year after graduating, figures show.The pay gap is the g [...] Read full article: Gender pay gap opens up quickly after gr...→

Gender pensions gap narrows to just 1% but 'still a mountain to climb' - Scottish Widows study

The gender pension gap has closed to the narrowest on record but considerable challenges remain, according to new research by Scottish Widows. Read full article: Gender pensions gap narrows to just 1% b...→

So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to address pay gap amid Black Pound Day

So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to address pay gap amid Black Pound Day

So Solid Crew's Swiss, who founded Black Pound Day, has called on companies to 'support the growth of the UK Black economy' Read full article: So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to add...→

Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more women in boardroom-level jobs

Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more women in boardroom-level jobs

It found that on average a woman working full-time is now paid 7.4 per cent less than her male counterpart, a fall from 9 per cent the year before. Read full article: Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more wo...→

The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an extremely painful condition are forced to suffer for years – Kirsty Strickland

In ‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed For Men’ author Caroline Criado Perez writes about Rachael, a woman who suffered years of severe an [...] Read full article: The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an...→

Women closing gender gap in support for Yes campaign

Women closing gender gap in support for Yes campaign

The “gender gap” in support for Scottish independence has been disappearing in recent polls, according to Professor Sir John Curtice.The polling expert said st [...] Read full article: Women closing gender gap in support for ...→

Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it emerges male BGT judges paid DOUBLE

Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it emerges male BGT judges paid DOUBLE

A GENDER pay row has erupted on Britain’s Got ­Talent after it emerged the male stars were paid more than double the women. Judges Amanda Holden and Alesha Dix [...] Read full article: Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it...→

Scottish independence 'gender gap' is disappearing, says Sir John Curtice

The "e;gender gap"e; in support for Scottish independence is disappearing in recent polls, according to Professor Sir John Curtice. Read full article: Scottish independence 'gender gap' is di...→

UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private firms to produce gender pay action plans

UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private firms to produce gender pay action plans

The requirement to report gender pay gap data in the UK was suspended this year due to the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private fir...→

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white employees ‘at lowest level since 2012’

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white employees ‘at lowest level since 2012’

There was a 2.3 gap in earnings between white and ethnic minority employees in England and Wales in 2019, official figures show. Read full article: Pay gap between ethnic minority and whit...→

Graham Norton hits out at BBC over female hiring rate and gender pay disparity

Graham Norton hits out at BBC over female hiring rate and gender pay disparity

The talk show host has signalled he is unimpressed with attitudes at the top of the Beeb and says bosses have been shamed in to hiring more women as BBC wages [...] Read full article: Graham Norton hits out at BBC over femal...→

EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next century’ without action, says ETUC

EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next century’ without action, says ETUC

THE EU won’t close the gender pay gap until next century unless it changes its approach, the European TUC warned today.... Eurostat data shows the EU gender pa [...] Read full article: EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next...→

Emma Barnett says health issues are ignored in 'gender medicine gap' 

Emma Barnett says health issues are ignored in 'gender medicine gap' 

Outspoken period campaigner Emma Barnett, 35, from Manchester. told the BBC women's health issues are ignored and underfunded because there is a 'gender medici [...] Read full article: Emma Barnett says health issues are igno...→

Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star wages cut after BBC pay gap backlash

Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star wages cut after BBC pay gap backlash

ZOE Ball has bagged a £1million pay rise, the BBC revealed today, as Huw Edwards and Alan Shearer’s wages are cut after the gender pay gap backlash. It comes m [...] Read full article: Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star ...→

BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report

BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report

The BBC’s commercial arm said it had made a ‘concerted effort … to address imbalances within its workforce’. Read full article: BBC Studios publishes UK pay gap report...→

Feminists mislead women with talk of the gender pay gap

Feminists mislead women with talk of the gender pay gap

Amid the biggest health and economic crisis Britain has faced in peacetime, the Fawcett Society saw fit on November 20 to celebrate the highlight of its year: [...] Read full article: Feminists mislead women with talk of the...→

The Covid gender gap: seven things that are harming women

The Covid gender gap: seven things that are harming women

The socioeconomic impact of coronavirus is clear: women are bearing the brunt of the pandemic Read full article: The Covid gender gap: seven things that ...→

Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop war on pay gap

Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop war on pay gap

Before the Covid-19 pandemic took grip this spring most employers were making slow but reasonable progress to reduce their gender pay gap. This was also the ca [...] Read full article: Pandemic must not be an excuse to stop w...→

Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wives earn more

Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wives earn more

If you thought the days of the unreconstructed male needing to rule the financial roost in a marriage were long gone, it may be time to think again.New researc [...] Read full article: Mind the pay gap — men unhappy when wive...→

What is the gender pay gap and how is it different from equal pay?

What is the gender pay gap and how is it different from equal pay?

2020 marks 50 years since the Equal Pay Act was made law, Olivia Petter looks at how the gender pay gap allows discrimination to persist Read full article: What is the gender pay gap and how is it...→

Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender pay gap?

Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender pay gap?

Research from the Equality Trust suggests it will take until 2162 to close the gap – but the problem may be worse than it seems, explains James Moore Read full article: Is the pandemic exacerbating the gender ...→

Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as retirement help is not ‘getting through’ to women

Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as retirement help is not ‘getting through’ to women

EQUAL Pay Day, the day in the year when women effectively, on average, stop earning relative to mean, occurs this week on November 20. New analysis has reveale [...] Read full article: Equal pay: Gender gap reaches 11.5% as r...→

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid

Mind the gap as pay parity stats get messy amid Covid... The gender pay gap has fallen to an all-time low – or has it? Read full article: Mind the gap as pay parity stats get mes...→

Watchdog investigation into BBC pay gap failed to address experiences of women professionals

AN INVESTIGATION by the equality watchdog into BBC gender pay discrimination was criticised today for failing to address the lived experience of women journali [...] Read full article: Watchdog investigation into BBC pay gap ...→

Investigation into pay at BBC was not robust, says gender equality charity

Investigation into pay at BBC was not robust, says gender equality charity

The Fawcett Society said some of the ‘strongest cases’ had not been properly examined by the Equality and Human Rights Commission. Read full article: Investigation into pay at BBC was not ro...→

Gender pay gap is largest among graduates of selective universities – report

Gender pay gap is largest among graduates of selective universities – report

Women who studied at Russell Group institutions earn around 17 less than their male peers, analysis finds. Read full article: Gender pay gap is largest among graduate...→

Gender pay gap opens up quickly after graduation

Gender pay gap opens up quickly after graduation

The gender pay gap begins early on in working life, with young men being paid more than women just one year after graduating, figures show.The pay gap is the g [...] Read full article: Gender pay gap opens up quickly after gr...→

Top universities have biggest gender pay gap among new graduates

Top universities have biggest gender pay gap among new graduates

Britain’s most select universities have the biggest gender pay gap among new graduates, according to a report released today.Differences in pay among male and [...] Read full article: Top universities have biggest gender pay...→

Gender pensions gap narrows to just 1% but 'still a mountain to climb' - Scottish Widows study

The gender pension gap has closed to the narrowest on record but considerable challenges remain, according to new research by Scottish Widows. Read full article: Gender pensions gap narrows to just 1% b...→

Gender pension savings gap closes but women still left poorer

Gender pension savings gap closes but women still left poorer

The pensions saving gap between men and women is the narrowest on record. A record 59 per cent of women are saving adequately for their retirement, compared wi [...] Read full article: Gender pension savings gap closes but wo...→

So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to address pay gap amid Black Pound Day

So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to address pay gap amid Black Pound Day

So Solid Crew's Swiss, who founded Black Pound Day, has called on companies to 'support the growth of the UK Black economy' Read full article: So Solid Crew's Swiss urges firms to add...→

The 'heart attack gender gap' where women are more likely to be misdiagnosed

The 'heart attack gender gap' where women are more likely to be misdiagnosed

Marie Louise, 37, was having a heart attack two years ago - but paramedics couldn't work out what was happening to her. Read full article: The 'heart attack gender gap' where wome...→

Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more women in boardroom-level jobs

Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more women in boardroom-level jobs

It found that on average a woman working full-time is now paid 7.4 per cent less than her male counterpart, a fall from 9 per cent the year before. Read full article: Gender pay gap narrows thanks to more wo...→

Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay gap

Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay gap

Higher proportion of male workers on wages support scheme sees pay gap fall to 7.4pc Read full article: Furlough effect helps reduce gender pay ...→

The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an extremely painful condition are forced to suffer for years – Kirsty Strickland

In ‘Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed For Men’ author Caroline Criado Perez writes about Rachael, a woman who suffered years of severe an [...] Read full article: The 'gender-pain gap': How women with an...→

Women closing gender gap in support for Yes campaign

Women closing gender gap in support for Yes campaign

The “gender gap” in support for Scottish independence has been disappearing in recent polls, according to Professor Sir John Curtice.The polling expert said st [...] Read full article: Women closing gender gap in support for ...→

The Times view on the gender empathy gap: Fairer Sex

The Times view on the gender empathy gap: Fairer Sex

It is an old adage that can feel more than a little dated in a delicate age of identity politics. Or a cruel joke to any survivor of Margaret Thatcher’s cabine [...] Read full article: The Times view on the gender empathy gap...→

Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it emerges male BGT judges paid DOUBLE

Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it emerges male BGT judges paid DOUBLE

A GENDER pay row has erupted on Britain’s Got ­Talent after it emerged the male stars were paid more than double the women. Judges Amanda Holden and Alesha Dix [...] Read full article: Amanda & Alesha furious at pay gap as it...→

Why is Britain failing when it comes to the gender pay gap?

Why is Britain failing when it comes to the gender pay gap?

he UK may be the sixth richest country in the world but it substantially lags behind other nations when it comes to tackling the gender pay gap, research sugge [...] Read full article: Why is Britain failing when it comes to ...→

Scottish independence 'gender gap' is disappearing, says Sir John Curtice

The "e;gender gap"e; in support for Scottish independence is disappearing in recent polls, according to Professor Sir John Curtice. Read full article: Scottish independence 'gender gap' is di...→

UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private firms to produce gender pay action plans

UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private firms to produce gender pay action plans

The requirement to report gender pay gap data in the UK was suspended this year due to the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: UK ‘unique’ in not requiring private fir...→

TUC calls on government to monitor ethnic pay gap

THE Trade Union Congress is calling on the government to monitor an “ethnicity pay gap” by which workers from ethnic minorities are paid less than their white [...] Read full article: TUC calls on government to monitor ethni...→

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white workers smallest since 2012

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white workers smallest since 2012

The pay gap between white and ethnic minority employees is at its smallest level for seven years, official figures show. The gap in earnings between white and [...] Read full article: Pay gap between ethnic minority and whit...→

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white employees ‘at lowest level since 2012’

Pay gap between ethnic minority and white employees ‘at lowest level since 2012’

There was a 2.3 gap in earnings between white and ethnic minority employees in England and Wales in 2019, official figures show. Read full article: Pay gap between ethnic minority and whit...→

Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps addressed as retirement plans placed on hold

Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps addressed as retirement plans placed on hold

PENSION and retirement plans have been jeopardised by coronavirus according to new research. Millions are set to delay their retirements as a result of the pan [...] Read full article: Pension: Triple lock and gender pay gaps...→

Graham Norton hits out at BBC over female hiring rate and gender pay disparity

Graham Norton hits out at BBC over female hiring rate and gender pay disparity

The talk show host has signalled he is unimpressed with attitudes at the top of the Beeb and says bosses have been shamed in to hiring more women as BBC wages [...] Read full article: Graham Norton hits out at BBC over femal...→

Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting there’ on closing gender pay gap

Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting there’ on closing gender pay gap

Claudia Winkleman said she welcomed the publication of stars’ salaries and Strictly Come Dancing was having the first same-sex couple taking part. Read full article: Strictly’s Winkleman says BBC ‘getting t...→

EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next century’ without action, says ETUC

EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next century’ without action, says ETUC

THE EU won’t close the gender pay gap until next century unless it changes its approach, the European TUC warned today.... Eurostat data shows the EU gender pa [...] Read full article: EU ‘won't close gender pay gap till next...→

Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors quit in furious pay gap row'

Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors quit in furious pay gap row'

MRS Brown’s Boys has been thrown into chaos after two actors quit due to a furious pay gap row. According to The Daily Star, the poplar comedy is now in crisis [...] Read full article: Mrs Brown's Boys 'in chaos after actors ...→

Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gender gap: women and children activity levels set back

Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gender gap: women and children activity levels set back

Gap to men had closed significantly before Covid but after six months of lockdown, only a quarter of women are remaining regularly active Read full article: Exclusive: How Covid is widening the gen...→

Emma Barnett says health issues are ignored in 'gender medicine gap' 

Emma Barnett says health issues are ignored in 'gender medicine gap' 

Outspoken period campaigner Emma Barnett, 35, from Manchester. told the BBC women's health issues are ignored and underfunded because there is a 'gender medici [...] Read full article: Emma Barnett says health issues are igno...→

Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5,745-a-year gender pension gap

Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5,745-a-year gender pension gap

WOMEN in Scotland face retirement with 33 less in their pension savings than men, new analysis has revealed. Read full article: Revealed: Scots women face 'shocking' £5...→

Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star wages cut after BBC pay gap backlash

Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star wages cut after BBC pay gap backlash

ZOE Ball has bagged a £1million pay rise, the BBC revealed today, as Huw Edwards and Alan Shearer’s wages are cut after the gender pay gap backlash. It comes m [...] Read full article: Zoe Ball gets £1M pay rise as male star ...→