St. Andrew’s Primary School and Nursery Class, Airdire, joined in on the #foodbankchallenge
An inquest hears how a disabled man took his own life after losing his disability benefits in December.
DWP backs down on PIP again but reveals 220,000 claimants entitled to payment will have to wait until after summer depsite court win in dec 17.
Up to 2.6 million could lose out on free school meals by 2022 due to Universal Credit.
A grandmother and her 4 year old granddaughter who she cares for have been threatened with homelessness after she was denied Universal Credit for being born in America, despite having been in the UK since she was 5. Banks has lived in England since she was five A grandmother and Continue Reading
Weekly update Monday 4th June 2018
My take on social media accounts who engage in underhand tactics.
“The claimant must move out of the household and is required to provide written evidence to their work coach that they are receiving help for domestic abuse before the easement can be granted.” This is the shocking statement made by Mark Serwotka, general secretary of the Public and Commercial Services Continue Reading
A shocking article by Govt Newspeak outlining the changes the DWP are making to tribunal staff.
It’s been too long since I’ve given everyone an update on what’s going on with me, so here we go. DVLA Progress? On the 29th of May I finally received the elusive forms the DVLA claimed to have sent me in April. It transpires, going by the form, that the Continue Reading
Jackie’s own words on how the DWP have repeatededly overturned decisions classing her to unfit to work. Harrowing harassment from a government agency
Hugh Grant gives the #FoodBankChallenge a boost again by donating to Airdrie Foodbank. Read more.
The reality of the governments hostile environment towards disabled benefit claimants.
Contrary to popular belief, life on benefits is not expensive holidays and fancy tech. It’s grim.Find out more on why in this article.