Come On Pull Your Socks Up SNP Voters!

Come On Pull Your Socks Up SNP Voters!

So the two recent council by-elections in both Glasgow and North Lanarkshire wards may be a surprise to some SNP voters. To me, it’s not much of a surprise that Labour held one of the seats and that they gained the other from the Tories. However, what does bother me...
Has the Benefit Cap cut your housing benefit?

Has the Benefit Cap cut your housing benefit?

Benefits are supposed to reflect actual living costs. Of course they are pretty mean – you are not expected to be able to enjoy yourself or even maintain a decent standard of living – but if a household gets large amounts in benefits, this is because there are extra...