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Written statement by the Welsh Government

Future Arrangements in Wales to Support Former Independent Living Fund Recipients

By Mark Drakeford AM, Minister for Health and Social Services

Members will know from my Written Statement of 13 March last year that following the outcome of the UK Government’s spending review, I was to reconsider the options for providing long term support to those in Wales who used to receive payments from the Independent Living Fund (ILF). 678 more words

Letter to Ian Lucas MP for Wrexham

Dear Ian

Hope you are well and good to see you, Lesley and Carwyn at the Racecourse the other week – such a shame about the performance and result [ 251 more words

26/01/16 One life is one too many

Last week we heard that Vladimir Putin probably approved London murder of ex-KGB agent Litvinenko.


You can read the full report here.

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Mental Health

Anguish of mum and son betrayed by Tories and left to rot by Iain Duncan Smith.

Rita Noble branded her local MP Duncan Smith “an absolute disgrace” after son Jeff’s care package was cut in half and he refused to visit them at home…

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The DWP's evil regime of sickness, disability and benefit denial

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,317

Saturday 16 January 2016.

Dear Mr Cameron,

It is unforgivable that in 2016 Iain Duncan Smith is still running a tick box assessment system with the express aim of denying people help based on narrow and stringent criteria absent of any human or humane considerations what so ever. 451 more words

Keith Lindsay-Cameron

How do the poor save for a rainy day when every day is a rainy day?

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,315

Thursday 14 January 2016.

Dear Mr Cameron,

oh dear, oh dear, oh dear, just who do you think you are? 499 more words

Keith Lindsay-Cameron

Open letter to Debbie Abrahams - shadow minister for disabled people

Dear Ms Abrahams

I am writing to you in your role as shadow minister for disabled people about the on going struggles across the UK to protect Independent Living for all. 508 more words