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Welsh Independent Living Grant (WILG)

I sent the following email to the four main Welsh political party leaders –  Carwyn Jones (Welsh Labour), Leanne Wood (Plaid Cymru), Kirsty Williams (Welsh Liberal Democrats) and Andrew RT Davies (Welsh Conservatives) – on behalf of the disabled community concerning the Welsh Independent Living Grant. 307 more words

The clear and present danger to Britain isn't ISIS, it's the Tories

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,266

Wednesday 25 November 2015.

Dear Mr Cameron,

£178 billion to be spent on military equipment over 10 years – 20 million people in Britain living in poverty today. 398 more words

Keith Lindsay-Cameron

What the government’s spending review means for social care

Original post from Community Care

‘…………….By Mithran Samuel and Rachel Carter

There are few crumbs of comfort for social care as George Osborne prepares to unveil his spending plans for 2016-20… 3,285 more words


Junior doctors, rogue government, and where the line is drawn

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,250

Thursday 05 November 2015.

Dear Mr Cameron,

As I follow the battle of junior doctors being fought against bogus reasons and deceitful ideological purposes, for a 24 hour NHS which has existed since its inception, what hits me more than anything else is that Hunt, and all you Tory misanthropes, care nothing for our quality of life. 507 more words

Keith Lindsay-Cameron

Caution, u-turn up ahead

The Conservative Party continue to surprise everyone and no one as they repeatedly turn their backs on the electorate and reverse pre-election pledges used to gain their trust and their votes. 510 more words

Newell News International

Independent Living Fund: Government silence ‘suggests something to hide’

Original post from Disabled Go News


Disabled activists have asked why the government is refusing to answer key questions about severe cuts to the support packages of former users of the Independent Living Fund (ILF).

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Independent Living Fund: ‘Shocking’ drop in support after ILF closure

Original post from Disabled Go News


“Shocking” new figures show that more than a quarter of disabled people who previously received support from the Independent Living Fund (ILF) in one local authority area have had their social care packages cut by at least half since it closed. 532 more words