"Former Co-op director says she was sacked after equal pay claim", Guardian 14.08.2018

Updated: Sep 25, 2018

Former Co-op director says she was sacked after equal pay claim

The Guardian

Alexandra Topping and Josh Halliday

14 August 2018

"A former executive at the Co-operative Group has alleged that she was sacked after raising an equal pay claim and warning the company could be paying men and women differently for the same roles.

Sam Walker, who was in charge of HR, brought a claim of equal pay, discrimination and unfair dismissal against the Co-op, which will be heard over the next two weeks."

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