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Neighbourhood Alert System

By: A.C. The following text originates from the Crime Reduction Unit of North –East Scotland Police Division of Police Scotland. “Police Scotland’s North East Division covers rural and urban areas in Moray, Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen City. Within the Division the … Continue reading

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Assessment Changes

By: A.C. Those who follow our Facebook News Feed will have noticed the usual Gov.UK logo announcing  Changes for Assessment (Work Capability Assessment) . This announcement, which took effect on 29 September, is not exactly being trumpeted by the Government. Maybe … Continue reading

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New Scottish Welfare System- Where We Are And How To Get Involved.

By now you are probably aware that a certain amount of new powers over some benefits are being devolved to the Scottish Government.  Our contributor A.C. recently wrote to the Scottish Government about the new powers. He brought to their attention … Continue reading

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61 Year Old Amputee Declared “Fit For Work”

By: G.E. According to a story I came across a 61 year old amputee has been told he must look for work despite being unable to leave the house. After 3 unsuccessful attempts to remove a blood clot, in December … Continue reading

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Supreme Court DLA Verdict

By: A.C. Earlier this year the Supreme Court heard an appeal regarding the case of Cameron Mathieson, a child who was born with Duschennes Cystic Fibrosis and had other complications which meant that from infancy his parents received the highest … Continue reading

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