It’s a little known fact, but in the unwritten history of quizzing in the North West, the GMWRAG quiz team looms like a quizzing colossus. The history of… 171 more words
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I’ve had a really positive response to the post I put up on Monday on the government’s genocide of the disabled. Two of the people commenting on it included in their remarks short films touching on this issue. 102 more words
The amazingly incompetent DWP strikes again!
Brief bit of background info – I am currently in the process of being transferred from the Disability Living Allowance I have been receiving since 1998 onto the new Personal Independence Payment. 806 more words
For the first time in many years the Budget did not significantly change the landscape of welfare reform. That isn’t to say that significant changes aren’t already on the horizon and April 2017 will see the end of payment for being in the work-related activity group put large numbers of people into significant debt and at high risk of homelessness. 75 more words
At the very time when rough sleeping numbers are rising nationally, the government has announced plans to end the automatic right of 18-21 year olds to claim housing benefit. 294 more words