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Updated 12 April today at 21.41 by Ianb

UC Nil Entitlement

Even if the claim was closed Reg 21 (3c) of the UC Regs states that…

Updated 12 April today at 17.30 by bristol_1

PIP increased on review but not backdated ?

Superb breakdown, thank you Elliott. I think from the wording DWP must be treating it…

Updated 12 April today at 17.23 by Ianb

ESA claimant dies, partner

BC Welfare Rights - 12 April 2021 12:08 PM..CAB Help to Claim has told them…

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