Women on £1 a week ‘graduated’ state pensions could be owed tens of thousands

‘Unclaimed winning lottery tickets’: Steve Webb has helped three more women get huge state pension payouts from the Government Around 5,000 women on tiny state pensions of £1 a week could be due backpayments worth tens of thousands of pounds, former Pensions Minister Steve Webb has revealed. This small group of women might be ‘sitting … Read more

Defer your state pension payments and make thousands more, experts say

People who hold off receiving their state pension when they become eligible for the cash could be thousands of pounds better off in their retirement, experts claim. The state pension this week increased to £179.60 a week or roughly £9,300 a year for those who qualify for the full rate new state pension introduced in … Read more

Fashion icon Carla Zampatti state funeral at Sydney’s St Mary’s Cathedral April 15

Fashion icon Carla Zampatti will be farewelled at a state funeral at Sydney’s St Mary’s Cathedral By Australian Associated Press Published: 00:11 BST, 9 April 2021 | Updated: 00:24 BST, 9 April 2021 Trailblazing Australian fashion designer Carla Zampatti will be farewelled at a state funeral at Sydney’s St Mary’s Cathedral next week. The general … Read more

UK ‘super covid’ has spread to EVERY US state as expert warns CDC needs to ramp up genome sequencing

The coronavirus variant that was first identified in the UK has now spread to every single state in the U.S. As of Tuesday, Oklahoma became the final state to confirm infections linked to the strain, known as B 1.1.7. There are currently at least 15,511 cases of the variant across the country, including in the … Read more

My mum was underpaid state pension for years and is now penalised by the council

My mother is a victim of the £3billion state pension scandal. It now appears that she is being victimised again by the local authority. Due to this scandal my mother has recently received a sizeable payment from the Department for Work and Pensions, because of their ineptitude going back 12 years to when my father … Read more

Hailey Bieber reflects on ‘life changing’ California State Prison visit with husband Justin

Hailey Bieber reflects on ‘life changing day’ with husband Justin at California State Prison in Lancaster in support of ‘faith-based programs’ By Carly Johnson For Dailymail.com Published: 07:53 BST, 4 April 2021 | Updated: 07:53 BST, 4 April 2021 Justin Bieber recently paid a visit to California State Prison in Lancaster, California to ‘support faith-based programs’ … Read more

PROFESSOR ROBERT DINGWALL says we must resist the biosecurity state

Robert Dingwall is a professor of sociology at Nottingham Trent University and a member of several Government advisory groups These are extraordinary times, and not just because we are coming through the greatest national trauma since the Second World War. The vaccination programme is something close to a modern miracle. There is further good news … Read more

Meghan Markle coffee firm bought oat milk from company in China’s ‘police state’ Xinjiang province

A trendy coffee company financially backed by the Duchess of Sussex has imported tons of a key ingredient from a Chinese supplier based in a brutal police state where an alleged genocide is taking place. Human rights groups have urged Western companies to cut all business ties with China’s Xinjiang region because of appalling abuses, … Read more

More than 74,000 married women set for £23,000 windfall after being underpaid their state pensions

More than 74,000 married women are set for a £23,000 windfall due to underpaid state pensions. They are part of a group of 200,000 pensioners, including widows and over-80s, who are owed £3billion in total. The fund was announced after the Government found systemic failures to automatically award pension pay rises stretching back 30 years.  … Read more

More than 74,000 married women set for £23,000 windfall after being underpaid their state pensions

More than 74,000 married women are set for a £23,000 windfall due to underpaid state pensions. They are part of a group of 200,000 pensioners, including widows and over-80s, who are owed £3billion in total. The fund was announced after the Government found systemic failures to automatically award pension pay rises stretching back 30 years.  … Read more