Saturday, January 25, 2020

Disabled gran who attempted suicide after being found ‘fit for work’ has her benefits reinstated

The disabled 60-year-old feared she may lose her home after the DWP slashed her ESA benefit.

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Campaigners deliver open letter to Downing Street calling on Boris Johnson to fix failing PIP benefit

21,000 call on Boris Johnson to fix failing Personal Independence Payments for disabled people.

More than 100,000 disabled people lose Motability vehicles when reassessed for PIP

Disability rights charity described the latest figures as a "scandal" and called for urgent reform to the PIP assessment.

Universal Credit system ‘sending people into the arms of loan sharks’, report says

Charity warns that the Tories' flawed Universal Credit system is "causing debt and destitution".

Tory MP who said poor should have vasectomies ‘not fit for office’

SNP call on Theresa May to remove Tory MP Ben Bradley from office over 'offensive' blog posts.

Deprived regions fair worse under Universal Credit, report says

Majority of households in deprived areas will be worse off under Universal Credit, according to a new report.
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Campaigners deliver open letter to Downing Street calling on Boris Johnson to fix failing PIP benefit

21,000 call on Boris Johnson to fix failing Personal Independence Payments for disabled people.

One in four Scottish households are living in fuel poverty

Scottish Government urged to commit to doubling spending on energy efficiency.

Universal Credit system ‘sending people into the arms of loan sharks’, report says

Charity warns that the Tories' flawed Universal Credit system is "causing debt and destitution".

Deprived regions fair worse under Universal Credit, report says

Majority of households in deprived areas will be worse off under Universal Credit, according to a new report.

Charity issues call for disabled citizen reporters

Leonard Cheshire calls on disabled people to tell their story in 2020.

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