AN unemployed couple with seven children who launched a GoFundMe appeal for Christmas presents are facing being reported social services.
George Freeman, the boss of the prime minister’s policy board, has said sorry after he defended Government changes to benefits by saying funding should go to the ‘really disabled’. The Department for Work and Pensions revealed that it was squeezing benefits in response to two tribunal rulings, including one that […]
CWF reader and radio freelance Michael Bradbrook conducted his own investigation into utility firms and the way they handle the Government’s warm homes scheme … I have always wondered how the Home Warm Discount Government Scheme is issued to the utility companies that supply our gas and electricity and how […]
The Government will fork out more than £1.6bn over next three years to private contractors who decide whether people are well enough to work or not… And now it is revealed that the Government is spending more assessing people than it saves in reductions to the benefits bill. The National Audit […]