In London the rate is calculated by the Greater London Authority and outside London by the Centre
for Research in Social Policy, Loughborough.
The Living Wage is adjusted annually, each November, to ensure it is in line with the 'costs of living'.
In London the current rate is £9.40 per hour.
Outside of London the current rate is £8.25 per hour.
A video on the Living Wage produced by the students of St Charles Sixth Form College (July 2013)