Newspapers (some selected articles)

London students join cleaners in protests over 'unfair' working conditions for migrants, 6 February 2017 (The Independent)

Furious Harrods staff protest outside famous store demanding they are paid more tips, 7 January 2017 (The Sun)

Harrods demonstrators block doorways during tips protest at store, 7 January 2017 (The Guardian)

Harrods frantically tries to appease staff ahead of tips protest, 6 January 2017 (Politics)

Harrods keeps up to 75% of restaurant service charge, union says, 2 January 2017 (The Guardian)

Harrods faces strikes and protests over 'unfair' tips policy, 23 December 2016 (Politics)

City of London's 'longest ever strike' ends after bosses agree to pay cleaners London Living Wage, 5 August 2016 ( Evening Standard)

John McDonnell joins Topshop living wage protesters in demonstration against Sir Philip Green, 15 May 2016 (The Independent), 

Topshop Living Wage Protesters Targeting 17 Stores To Force Philip Green Over Cleaner Protest, 13 May 2016 (Huffington Post)

Luxury Automobiles on the Firing Line,  11 September 2015 (New York Times)

‘Sotheby’s 2’ cleaners plan protest outside international car auction,  28 August 2015 (West End Extra)

Meet the Sotheby's Four: sacked for asking for sick pay, August 2015 (New Statesman)

Thousands sign up to support suspended ‘Sotheby’s 4’, 17 July 2015 (West End Extra)

Top auction house Sotheby’s suspends four cleaners in sick pay row – and takes £130m, 3 July 2015 (West End Extra)

Auction house Sotheby's suspends low-paid cleaners after 'water pistols fired at clients' during demo over pay, 3 July 2015 (Daily Mirror)

Auction House Bans Staff Who Protested, 3 July 2015 (Morning Star)

Cleaners Who Protested Working Conditions at Sotheby's London Barred From the Building, 3 July 2015 (art net news)

Sotheby's cleaners banned from work after protest asking for better sick pay, 2 July 2015  (The Independent)

Sotheby's London cleaners barred from work after protest, 2 July 2015 (ArtNews)

Sotheby’s sells a Warhol for £20.9m as cleaners protest for better conditions, 2 July 2015 (a-n)

Andy Warhol and Francis Bacon lead Contemporary art sale amid protest at Sotheby’s, 2 July 2015 (Antiques Trade Gazette)

Sotheby's new auction record in Europe coincides with maintenance union protest, 2 July 2015 (Widewalls)

Sotheby’s Cleaners and Porters Protest Outside London Contemporary Art Sale, 2 July 2015 (Hyperallergic)

Migrant workers at Sotheby's suspended for standing up for their rights, 2 July 2015 (Socialist Worker)

Wage Protest Sullies Sotheby's London Contemporary Sale, 1 July 2015 (art net news)

Cleaners and Porters to Protest at Sotheby's London, 25 June 2015  (Art F City)

Paying up! Barbican staff to be paid living wage, 22 May 2015 (Islington Tribune)

Sotheby's Cleaners Cut after Union Win, 28 February 2015 (Morning Star)

Cleaners at Sotheby's win Living Wage, 26 February 2015 (Cleanzine)


UK: Scuffles break out during protest over sacked Sotheby's cleaners, 16 July 2015 (RT TV)

Waging A Living In London is a gripping documentary about cleaners at the Barbican Centre who, tired of barely surviving on the minimum wage, go on strike and protest for a year in the hope of securing the London Living Wage.