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Up and down and round and round

This weekend, has been a bit wierd. On Friday I found out that my PIP (disability benefit) is being stopped, this is before I have been assessed. They are running about 3 months behind due to the pandemic, but because … Continue reading

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I am not sure it is coming through properly?

Just how angry I am at this government for basically everything, probably the thing that annoys me the most is despite the shitfest that this year has been, with everything closing down. Mental health crisis is going to get worse. … Continue reading

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At least the DWP are still going.

With the pandemic sweeping the world, its good to know that the government are still doing assessments on people who receive PIP. I know this because I got a lovely letter form them, telling me I had to reapply. The … Continue reading

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Oh come on, there is only so much

Today I was meant to receive a benefit, (ESA) I checked at midnight and then checked at 2am and it still hadn’t hit my bank account.   This would normally not be a major problem, but I did the smart … Continue reading

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I have been through the fires of hell and survived

Ok, maybe a tad over dramatic, but that cold was bad. I am still sniffling, but I no longer feel sick when I move or dizzy when I stand up. Monkey did end up catching it, but not as bad … Continue reading

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The reason I am angry at the Government

I want to try and describe the reasons as to why I am angry at the Government for the benefit system we have in place, and to be fair its not just this Government its the opposition as well, who … Continue reading

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DWP Day 6

I checked my bank account and still no money (although this would of been a long shot) and no letter either. Just a warning incase my council is reading this, you are next. Here are some facts and figures for … Continue reading

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How much money is it saving?

Despite my lovely phone call this morning, I still had this idea brewing in my head, ever since my rant yesterday. I feel its important to get this out there. In July 2017 I was assessed for PIP, which is … Continue reading

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I am getting really pissed off now.

Those that have followed me for a while, will know that I can put a positive spin on almost anything and I have done for the majority of shit we go through. Being evicted- a massive adventure as we won’t … Continue reading

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Lets Shake it up

I have been thinking, dangerous I know. This blog has been about my journey with mental health and with the benefit system, on January 14th this journey is going to come to the end. I am no longer going to … Continue reading

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