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A funny thing happened on the way to the tribunal…..

Most of the regular readers of my blog will be aware of the DWP’s refusal to put into the public domain, the statistics of those people who were in receipt of Incapacity Benefit, who were deemed fit for work by … Continue reading

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GP exposes bullying tactics behind care.watch data scheme.

Reposted from Big Brother Watch This opt out (in?) only applies to England at the moment, but you can bet your bottom dollar they will bring it in for Wales, Scotland (unless they vote no in the referendum) and Northern … Continue reading

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UK councils found to benefit from half a million hours of unpaid labour

Bexley council said many of its unpaid placements were in library services, where paid positions were lost in 2012. Photograph: Christopher Thomond Scores of UK councils have benefited from more than half a million hours of unpaid labour through government … Continue reading

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Question:- When is a DWP statistic not a DWP statistic? Answer:- When the DWP, aided and abetted by the ICO supress it

Members of the public have a right to request access to information held by public authorities under the Freedom of Information (FoI) Act Hold that thought…. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the UK’s independent authority set up to promote … Continue reading

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