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UK key sickness benefit failing

The BBC reports that ESA sickness benefit is ‘failing’ according to government documents.   The key sickness benefit is helping fewer people get jobs, while its rising cost is a big financial risk for the UK, internal government memos say.   … Continue reading

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Change to ESA 30th April

About 100,000 ill and disabled people will lose their Employment and Support Allowance on 30 April 2012. From that date a new time limit will apply to the Employment and Support Allowance which is paid on the basis of National … Continue reading

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