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Sir Bert Massie hits out at Government’s Personal Independence Payment scheme

ONE of the UK's leading disability campaigners – Sir Bert Massie – hits out at the Government's new Personal Independence Payment scheme.

New figures reveal 10,000 people with MS could face disability benefit...

UP TO one in ten of all people living with multiple sclerosis in the UK could lose the highest rate of support under Personal Independence Payment (PIP), despite qualifying for it under the old system, the MS Society has estimated.

Government serve up another crushing blow to disabled people

JUST when you’d think the Government couldn’t hit disabled people any more, along comes another crushing blow.

Minister’s ‘reassurance’ over DLA

DISABILITY minister Maria Miller has spoken out in defence of the Government’s welfare reform proposals.

New benefit will not be means tested, says Minister

DISABILITY minister Maria Miller has confirmed the new Personal Independence Payment that will be phased in during 2013-14 to replace Disability Living Allowance will also be non-means tested.