Powerlines: New Stories From The Urban Edge at the Manchester Literature Festival.

This years Manchester Literature Festival, features an event on the 20th of October 2016 which will be of interest to all GMWRAG members, If you can’t go, maybe send details to your local DWP, local councillors or your MP!. 406 more words

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Blooming NAWRA!

You have no idea how much we wanted to make that more sweary :)

NAWRA quarterly meetings are held around the UK (Royston Vasey… 217 more words

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Vox Political: Man with No Arms to Lose Motability Car

Mike put up this story on the 2nd, and I’ve only just now got around to covering it. And it needs to be covered, because it shows the Tories’ attitude to the disabled. 317 more words


Minding Money Project is looking for a Volunteer Workshop Facilitator

The Minding Money Project is looking for a Volunteer Workshop Facilitator.

The purpose of this role is to facilitate and deliver Minding Money budgeting workshops to a small group of mental health service users applying the Quaker Social Action, Made of Money training package to deliver the workshops. 36 more words

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Universal Credit widget

GMWRAGs friends (yes, GMWRAG has friends) at Rightsnet towers have alerted us to the new widget/thingumabob from our slightly more distant friends at LASA (much bigger towers) and the… 266 more words

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CPAG looking for test cases to challenge the Benefit Cap.

CPAG is looking for test cases to challenge the benefit cap. If you are an adviser and have clients currently affected by the cap or who are likely to be affected when the cap is reduced in November 2016, CPAG would like to hear from you. 97 more words

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