benefits

STRUGGLING Brits on benefits should get an extra £20 a week to help them weather the coronavirus storm, a group of MPs have demanded. Politicians on the influential DWP committee said that people who...

Ulta’s 21 Days of Beauty sale may be ending, but it’s going out with some great deals. The final day of the twice-yearly event is April 4, and some of the retailer’s most popular products...

UNIVERSAL Credit and benefits payments including jobseeker's allowance and child tax credit will rise from tomorrow ending a five year freeze. The 1.7 per cent rise will see 2.5million households...

A grandmother-of-10 has cut herself off from the outside world after being stripped of half her benefits. Janet Williams, from Bristol, who takes 30 pills a day for chronic pain and other illnesses, has...

A mentally ill woman who weighs 33 stone fears she will become "bed-bound" as the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has stripped her of benefits which pay for her mobility chair. Annette...

In all the time we’ve been drinking cow’s milk by the gallon, we’ve completely forgotten about the “other” dairy. Even before plant- and nut-based milk became a thing, goat’s...

Fruits are nature’s gifts that just keep on giving. We love them because they can be sweet enough to cut a craving for sugary snacks, simply because they’re sweet enough to satisfy while also...

Benefits office manager, 29, who used trusted position to transfer £18,000 of Universal Credit cash to her bank after saying claimants had been ‘getting away’ with similar scams is spared...

A BENEFITS cheat jailed for pocketing her war veteran dad’s pension and pretending to have dementia has boasted about life behind bars. Ethel McGill, 68, was sentenced for one of the biggest cases of...

A kind-hearted businessman gave a struggling mum bags of food and cash after her benefits had been axed. Ambar Sajjad bought Alesia Robinson, 36, bread, milk, pizzas, dry foods and other items from a...

A chronically ill dad killed himself days before Christmas after DWP staff ordered him back to work. Assessors stopped Kevin Dooley’s employment support allowance even though a doctor said he was too...

An unemployed man who moved from home to start a new life with his boyfriend has received more than 200 job rejections. Sean Casey, 27, gave up his family and his job in Essex, to be with his partner...

A Marine poses for an official portrait series for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month in Quantico, Virginia.  (U.S....

Brits living in 70 different countries were caught illegally claiming millions of pounds in disability allowance, tax credits and other handouts last year. The full extent of worldwide welfare scams is...

Benefits cheat swindled £20,000 claiming he couldn’t walk more than 20 yards despite running a dog training business Fraudster Paul Johnson, 53, told benefits bosses he had to use a walking stick But...

A disabled woman who suffers from a rare condition that causes tumours to grow all over her body has had the benefits she relies on stopped by the government. Pearl Kelly, 21, has a genetic disorder called...