Benefits Cut

Your Benefits Just Got Cut Again

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Politics

Benefits have been cut again today, as the annual 1% cash terms increase is effectively a cut as it is still below the rate of inflation. The real ...

First Eviction Notices In Bedroom Tax

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Politics

The first evictions over the government's controversial "bedroom tax" are set to begin as notices and final demand letters are being put through the l...

Benefit Cuts Are 'Unjust'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK

A group of leading churches has branded the Government's cuts to benefits as "unjust", saying the most vulnerable people are paying a "disproportionat...

'My Boys Share A Room'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK Politics

Millionaire Tory party chairman, Grant Shapps, has defended the so-called "bedroom tax" insisting that even his children share a bedroom. But it wa...

Thousands Of Bedroom Tax Protesters March Nationwide

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK

Thousands of people around the country have protested against the so-called "bedroom tax", which will cut the benefit of social housing tenants with a...

Protests Against 'Cruel' Bedroom Tax Taking Place In 50 Towns

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK Politics

Protests are taking place nationwide against a new "bedroom tax" that will cut benefits to people with a spare room. Under the government's welfare...

Afghanistan Amputee Has Benefits Cut After Atos Test

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK

A royal marine who lost his leg in a roadside bomb in Afghanistan has had his disability benefits cut after being assessed by private firm Atos. A...