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Rollout of new Universal Credit benefits ‘has driven 140,000 Brits to claim handouts from food banks’…

THE rollout of Universal Credit has led to more people turning to food banks to make ends meet, a new report says. The Trussell Trust said it had seen a 13 per cent jump in people coming to them to get emergency food parcels in the last year. 14 more words

Rollout of new Universal Credit benefits ‘has driven 140,000 Brits to claim handouts from food banks’…

THE rollout of Universal Credit has led to more people turning to food banks to make ends meet, a new report says. The Trussell Trust said it had seen a 13 per cent jump in people coming to them to get emergency food parcels in the last year. 14 more words

Rollout of new Universal Credit benefits ‘has driven 140,000 Brits to claim handouts from food banks’...

THE rollout of Universal Credit has led to more people turning to food banks to make ends meet, a new report says. The Trussell Trust said it had seen a 13 per cent jump in people coming to them to get emergency food parcels in the last year.

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Never Mind what the DWP says, Universal Credit is ruining lives

A report by Sky News, using figures from the National Housing Federation (NHF) and the Trussell Trust, has shown the devastating impact of Universal Credit (UC). 663 more words

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Rollout of new Universal Credit benefits ‘has driven 140,000 Brits to claim handouts from food banks’...

THE rollout of Universal Credit has led to more people turning to food banks to make ends meet, a new report says. The Trussell Trust said it had seen a 13 per cent jump in people coming to them to get emergency food parcels in the last year.

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Wales

Rollout of new Universal Credit benefits ‘has driven 140,000 Brits to claim handouts from food banks’...

THE rollout of Universal Credit has led to more people turning to food banks to make ends meet, a new report says. The Trussell Trust said it had seen a 13 per cent jump in people coming to them to get emergency food parcels in the last year.

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Wales

Tory ministers are refusing to scrap a benefits policy they've been warned will make domestic violence worse

A victim said Universal Credit’s ‘single payment’ system could be “dangerous” – but Tory Kit Malthouse dismissed the issue as a “political symbol” and a “sideshow” 765 more words

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