The new hourly rate announced by the Living Wage Foundation is £8.75 outside London.
We are celebrating Living Wage Week by showing I, Daniel Blake at the Depot cinema, followed by a panel discussion on how to reduce poverty in Lewes. Panel members include
Debbie Twitchen (Landport Food Bank)
Jonathan Spencer (Bevern Trust)
Nikki Plummer (East Sussex Credit Union)
Jane Perry (Fitzjohn's Food Bank)
Claire Duc (Lewes Chamber of Commerce)
We will be launching our new leaflet The Lewes Divide, giving facts about poverty in Lewes, with the aim of raising awareness and inspiring action.