The Week: People News - Sorrell's basic pay hits £1m

Sir Martin Sorrell's basic pay will hit £1 million for the first time, this year, according to the WPP annual report. Sorrell's salary has gone up from £840,000 last year to £1 million in 2007, his first basic-pay rise since 1999. His overall package, including bonus and shares, was £3,294,000 in 2006.