Upcoming cuts to universal credit may push thousands of children and young people into poverty in South London’s poorest boroughs, local charities and councillors have warned.
Protestors in Wandsworth claim hundreds of benefit claimants are facing housing discrimination despite current UK equality laws. Campaigners from the
The UK’s longest-serving transgender prisoner is planning to run to be the UK’s first trans MP in her local constituency
“It feels like your house is built on shifting sand. It feels like you’re an inconvenience, like everyone is saying:
Single parent families worst affected by welfare reforms as Wandsworth Foodbank sees users surge by 25%
Vulnerable people in Wandsworth are increasingly being forced into food poverty and associated suicidal tendencies by the government’s welfare reforms,
Sadiq Khan joined 48 Labour rebels who thwarted the party whip – and interim leader Harriet Harman – to vote
Protesters rally against Streatham Jobcentre ‘forcing unemployed people into mental health treatment’
Angry protesters marched on Streatham jobcentre today to share their dismay at a pilot scheme of therapists for the unemployed.
Butts Farm benefit cheat walks free from court after being found guilty of falsely claiming nearly £30,000
A Butts Farm benefit cheat has walked free from court after being found guilty of falsely claiming nearly £30,000 in
‘Unpleasant’ Kingston Uni student who falsely claimed £9,000 in housing benefits slapped with £14,000 bill
A Kingston University who fraudulently claimed more than £9,000 in housing benefit has walked free from court. Creative writing and
SW Londoner meets foodbank volunteers helping families struggling to make this season festive. I’m led into a church hall filled
Summary: The council secured extra funding to investigate social housing fraud. Image: By Lawrence Ostlere Richmond welfare cheats are being