For Over-60s living in London: £20 for nearly unlimited travel on Tube, buses and more

If you are over 60, but not yet eligible for the Freedom pass, check out the 60+ Oyster card.

The 60+ Oyster card gives you free travel most of the time on London’s public transport, including National Rail. 29 more words

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Details of the next meeting of NAWRA now available slightly quicker than we managed last time out!

The next NAWRA meeting will take place from 10am-4pm (registration from 9.30am) on Friday the 3rd of March 2017 at Durham Town Hall, Market Place, Durham, DH1 3NE… 139 more words

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And in keeping with the theme of lateness... there's a NAWRA meeting tomorrow.

The next NAWRA meeting takes place on Friday the 2nd of December 2016 at Staffordshire University in Stoke on Trent.


Film screening

There will be a special, free screening of… 158 more words

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New WCA tool and widget from LASA.

You may recall our recentish post on the new LASA PIP tool for advisers, which has proved to be something of a revelation. If not then you can find… 137 more words

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Benefit uprating 2016 to 2017

The government has announced the new benefit rates to be introduced in April 2017.

Further to the Treasury’s publication last week of the new tax credit, child benefit and guardian’s allowance rates, 172 more words

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Work, health and disability: consultation - least exciting consultation title ever.

GMWRAG members with a long memory may recall a consultation about closing the disability employment gap, which we publicised back in March 2016. This went nowhere as the government rethought their plans. 197 more words

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Consultation on supported housing.

This has, to say the least, rumbled on for a good few years, but we are now at the stage when another attempt to resolve it has been suggested. 139 more words

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