String of British firms switch over to four-day working week

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Exclusive: small companies tell the Guardian of the impact of ending ‘Friday fatigue’

A string of small British firms have switched their workers over to a four-day week, the Guardian can reveal, amid mounting political interest in the idea that working less could deliver higher productivity and better balance between life and work.

A lingerie manufacturer, a lighting design firm and a landscape architect are among a wave of employers experimenting with giving staff three days off per week, for no less pay.

The Wellcome Trust, the…

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