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Around The House

Helen Ford presents our political programme from Westminster, tonight at 11.35pm.

Guests include MPs Roberta Blackman-Woods and James Wharton.

Helen also meets Beth Farhat, the new Regional Secretary of the Northern TUC.

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Around The House: Union leader calls for Living Wage

The new Regional Secretary of the Trades Union Congress in the North has said her priority is to secure the Living Wage - £7.45 per hour, compared with the current Minimum Wage of £6.19 per hour - for workers at as many companies as possible.

Beth Farhat discussed the challenges of her role as the new face of the Northern TUC with Helen Ford, on our political programme Around The House.

You can watch the full interview here:

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