#WePaidInYouPayOut As spokeswoman for the above group I posed the question to members: “Who remembers reading the leaflet NI1 and signing the CF9?” The NI1 leaflet was given to ALL women who married before April 1978 explaining that paying standard rate NI would entitle them to collect their pensions at 60 in their own right. […]Read more "Women were given a choice, they opted for pension at 60 in their own right."
No Room At The Inn, modern day! Christmas eve 2017. Walking through the bustling town of Weymouth with my son, looking forward to the big day tomorrow. Watching people laden with their purchases, busily chatting and looking at their lists of things to buy. I noticed a young woman huddled up in her coat sitting […]Read more "No Room At The Inn, modern day! Christmas eve 2017."
A Christmas Card to Theresa May and David Gauke. When you wake up on Christmas morning, in you warm home, spare a thought for those rough sleepers, thankful they’ve woken at all to see another day. For those who can’t afford to heat their homes and put more jumpers on to see them through the […]Read more "A Christmas Card to Theresa May and David Gauke."
Task 1. Friday – for our letter writers, lets get our letters printed out and stamped and ready to post by Friday evening. Aiming our letters to tories gauke, may, opperman, green, allen and Ross Thomson & Mhairi Black SNP and Frank field, Debbie Abrahams, Jerremy Corbyn labour of course. Task 2. Saturday. Contact your […]Read more "Are we ready for the Keyboard Warrior Event ?"
Not had my heating on since last February due to the cost … Seems the amount that the supplier suggested was less than my previous usage and so I was landed with an extremely high bill. So I’ve spent months of not using the heating in an effort to ‘catch up’ with my bill. Now […]Read more "A short conversation I read on social media – heat or eat"
https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/Research…/…/CBP-7820 “ESA and PIP reassessments Published Friday, October 27, 2017 This Commons Library briefing paper looks at the rules on reassessment of existing Employment and Support Allowance and Personal Independence Payment claimants. Starting from 29 September 2017, some ESA claimants with the most severe conditions will not have to face reassessment. All PIP claimants will however […]Read more "Re ESA / PIP re-assessment changes Oct 2017"
As spokeswoman #WePaidInYouPayOut a group where we treat men and women with the respect they deserve relating to pensions and welfare issues. This report focuses on the men left behind. It’s still a mans world. Women’s pension age has been increased from 60 to 65 to right a long term wrong to equalize pension age […]Read more "This report focuses on the men left behind. It’s still a mans world."