M v Ministry of Defence [1997] IT/55542/95

Reports relating to this case:

  • Over £65,000 awarded for sexual harassment

    Date:
    1 September 1997

    In M v The Ministry of Defence a Manchester industrial tribunal (Chair: E R Donnelly) awards compensation of £65,377, including £25,000 for injury to feelings, personal injury and loss of congenial employment, to a former Wren who endured almost four years of sexual harassment, causing her to develop a depressive illness leading to her discharge from the Navy.