Revolution in a cost of living crisis? Head to the Royal Exchange
Plus: Save the date for our birthday party
Dear members — what a glorious day. Welcome to our new members who joined in a little flurry over the weekend after our reading our hospitality story.
Amongst the hundreds of tweets about that story, we got an interesting reply from a Miller called Paul J Beck, suggesting a way to tackle the payment problems we highlighted in the piece. “Make it a condition of their alcohol licence that they have to pay their staff as a priority debt,” he tweeted. “Should have an effect, staff could report failure to pay wages to licensing authorities, they could intervene under threat of suspending alcohol licence.” Would that work? Experts, hit reply and tell us.
Please save the date for our 3rd birthday party on the evening of Tuesday June 13th. It’s going to be a brilliant bash — we’re just confirming a venue so we’ll create a ticket link very soon. Acting legend and longtime Mill member Julie Hesmondhalgh has kindly agreed to host the evening and she’ll be interviewing Joshi about why he started …
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