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A major rant

As I was cleaning the kitchen, I suddenly realised it had been a while since I heard anything from the tribunal about PIP (disability benefits). I grabbed the letter and double checked, its not written on there, but a little … Continue reading

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This is getting beyond a joke

Just to give you a rundown of the past year with regards to benefits, which while I am grateful to have, are horrible to be on and the hoops you have to jump through are stupid. Nov: received a letter … Continue reading

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They really don’t know what they are doing Part fucking 2

I mentioned I had received a letter from the government and the problems that then arose from that (Here) I honestly thought it was over, till we got another letter from them. Keep in mind, that once a year we … Continue reading

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They really just don’t know what they are doing

Do you remember me mentioning a letter I got saying how the government might owe me money? Its here if you don’t. I didn’t hear anything,  so I finally bit the bullet and phoned them. They literally had no idea … Continue reading

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It can be soul destroying

After being denied PIP, I had to send it off to mandatory reconsideration which was also refused. So I then have had to appeal to a tribunal. There is only one thing more depressing then filling out the forms for PIP … Continue reading

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One up for the people

Have you heard about universal credit? If you are in the UK and haven’t heard of it, bad you. You have to know the UK benefit system, simple terms, to claim 6 different benefits, you have to go through six … Continue reading

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I got a letter from the DWP

DWP being department of work and pensions, they deal with benefits. In it, it states that they owe me money. PARTY thinks me, however I go onto read it. They can’t release the funds to me because I might owe … Continue reading

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One good thing!

The only good thing I can find with going through all the assessments again with regards to PIP (personal independent payment) and ESA (employment support allowance) (basically disability benefits) is the fact that I started my blog based on my horrendous … Continue reading

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That was a surprise

After my little rant about how my MP is impossible to contact, he emailed me.   You could of pushed me over with a feather. Fucking hell, he actually sounded like he gave a shit. So I apologise for all … Continue reading

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The decision

As I said in my previous post, my PIP has been disallowed. The main thing they kept saying was, you are able to do go places when prompted. Well yes I am fairly sure if I don’t go and pick … Continue reading

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