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More smoke and mirrors at the DWP

Those who know me quite well, know that I am a bit of a nosey old trout (I prefer to say that I have an enquiring mind!) I have put that enquiring mind/nosiness (delete as applicable) to good use …. … Continue reading

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Plans to raise the retirement age to 70 is “a betrayal of future generations”

Plans to raise the retirement age to 70 were lambasted as “a betrayal of future generations” yesterday. The National Pensioners Convention (NPC) said Chancellor George Osborne’s decision is based on inaccurate assumptions about life expectancy which, contrary to Tory claims, … Continue reading

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