Universal Credit – Us VS Them

In light of the recent roll out of Universal Credit, i thought i would talk a little bit about it. As i claim Universal Credit myself,  i often get asked what it is and how it differs from previous benefits. Now i am no expert but, i can speak from personal experience and i have…

Governmental Hooligans

After going to the cinema to watch I, Daniel Blake by Ken Loach, I felt the need to write a little bit about the film and how I can relate to the story.

My experience with Employment & Support Allowance

In light of the governments recent plans to cut ESA, I felt it would be important to tell me story that is the whirlwind experience of being lost within the benefits cycle. Those with long term illnesses like my self are unable to work at no fault of our own. However, when you can not…