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Energy bills ‘will cost two months wages next year’

Growing pressure on the UK government to act on the worsening cost of living crisis.

Bailiff evictions rise by 39% during cost of living crisis

Government urged to lift the freeze on housing benefits so that they reflect actual housing costs.

£500 one-off payment to unpaid carers in Wales re-opens for applications

Unpaid carers urged to contact their local authority to register before the new closing date.

Nicola Sturgeon calls for ’emergency meeting on cost of living crisis’

First Minister said "many people across the UK cannot afford to wait until September for further action to be taken."

Unpaid carers ‘going hungry’ due to deepening cost of living crisis, report says

Carers of ill or disabled family members are being forced to skip meals and sit in the dark due to soaring prices.

‘Poorest Will Need To Spend Two Thirds Of Their Income On Energy Bills Next Year’

Energy bills will be virtually impossible for the poorest to pay next year without considerable support, think tank warns.

Poorest parents pay three times as much on childcare than the richest

One-third of the poorest parents who utilise daycare are in "childcare poverty".

Welsh Government Fuel Support Scheme Extended To More Than 400,000 Households

400,000 low-income households in Wales will be eligible to benefit from a £200 payment.

Two-child benefit limit causing ‘serious and significant harm’

The controversial two-child limit benefit policy is affecting over 1.3 million vulnerable children, official DWP figures show.

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Bailiff evictions rise by 39% during cost of living crisis

Government urged to lift the freeze on housing benefits so that they reflect actual housing costs.

£500 one-off payment to unpaid carers in Wales re-opens for applications

Unpaid carers urged to contact their local authority to register before the new closing date.

Nicola Sturgeon calls for ’emergency meeting on cost of living crisis’

First Minister said "many people across the UK cannot afford to wait until September for further action to be taken."

Energy bills could rise to over £4,200 in early 2023, expert warns

"The government must make introducing more support over the first two quarters of 2023 a number one priority."
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