Monthly Archives: November 2018

1st of December Protests Against Universal Credit.

Originally posted on Ipswich Unemployed Action.:
Join the Day of Action! A few days ago Amber Rudd said this, Rudd said she was going to specifically examine the impact of Universal Credit on women and single mums, amid concerns the…

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Builders Lobbied Against Accessible Homes

Originally posted on Same Difference:
Private housebuilders have been accused of “appalling self-interest” over their lobbying against building more accessible homes for disabled residents. The Home Builders Federation (HBF) has been objecting to councils across England that wish to fix…

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Work And Pensions Committee Want Carers Allowance Overpayment Evidence

Originally posted on Same Difference:
With many thanks to Benefits And Work. The commons work and pensions committee would like to hear from you if you have been contacted by the DWP in connection with a carer’s allowance overpayment. As…

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Government says unpaid carers will be asked to repay up to £50,000 in benefit overpayments

Originally posted on Politics and Insights:
? A senior MP has condemned ministers’ ‘ineptitude’ after the revelation that people have wrongly received tens of thousands of pounds in error. The huge size of some of the overpayments was exposed by Frank Field, chair of…

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More fake news from mainstream journalists trying to influence Brexit

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
UPDATE: Facebook clamping down on fake news – doesn’t include the Mail, Sun or Express: Facebook claims UK introducing blue passports after Brexit vote is fake news Interesting to see the Daily Mail’s Brussels correspondent David…

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Hernia Mesh Implants Cost Athlete Dai Greene Five Years Of Career

Originally posted on Same Difference:
One of Britain’s most successful athletes was forced to sit out an entire Olympic cycle after suffering serious complications from mesh implants used to repair a minor hernia. Dai Greene, a world champion hurdler who…

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Government Tries to Solve Housing Benefit (Local Housing Allowance) Universal Credit Disaster.

Originally posted on Ipswich Unemployed Action.:
Looks Complicated and is… The latest in a long run of stories about Universal Credit: Edinburgh families forced to wait five weeks to receive Universal Credit FAMILIES face being left without cash over Christmas…

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