Taking the pizza

A row is brewing

between the Dominos Pizza company and the Unite trade union, after a group of Hungarian workers sacked from a Dominos franchise in Derby claimed they'd had so many deductions made from their pay that they were practically slaves, illegally earning less than the minimum wage. If you're concerned about the frankly baffling world of minimum wage deductions, have a look at our interactive minimum wage calculator. You tell it your circumstances, and it will let you know the absolute minimum that an employer can get away with paying you. There are clear procedures for reporting abuses and getting it fixed, so do share it about if you know anyone who is out of pocket.