A Selection of Especially Stupid Benefit Sanctions Cruel, arbitrary and ridiculous reasons why people have their benefits stopped You’re a 60-year-old army veteran who volunteers to sell poppies for the Royal British Legion in memory of fallen comrades. You’ve applied for dozens of jobs – including the supermarket where you sold the poppies – but without success. You are sanctioned for four weeks. Source: Daily … Continue reading Stupid Benefit Sanctions…….
OK, so Britain is going through difficult times, but I’m well off and about time I got a new motor. Fancy that new Tesla Model S (Category 1 – £4500 grant if you stump up nearly £50k) but I made a few quid on those Royal Mail shares, so I can treat myself can’t I? Now my mate Dave (Mr Cameron to you, my good fellow) … Continue reading Think I’ll buy a Tesla…….