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False Economy is for everyone concerned about the impact of the government’s spending cuts on their community, their family or their job.
Why the cuts won't help the economy
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Part of an organisation? Pledge to Boycott Workfare now!
Already nearly 400 voluntary sector organisations have pledged to Keep Volunteering Voluntary and over 20 councils have pledged to avoid workfare too.
The Saving Our Safety Net campaign - and the DWP’s response….
The Saving Our Safety Net campaign is up and running - and the DWP's response is already inadequate...
DWP Unspun - a new website from False Economy
Everything the government doesn't want you to know about work and benefits.
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The harsh reality of using public transport to get to jobcentre signon in a wheelchair
The woman in this video is Angela Smith, who lives in Wembley. Angela …
I need a hardship loan because my wages don’t cover my rent
Gio, 19. At the Kilburn jobcentre to get forms to apply for a …
Did my jobsearch in front of them. Still got sanctioned
Ravi, aged 22. Trying to sort out a sanction at the Kilburn …
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Newport City Council: estates/property management
Outsourced to a company called Norse
Newport Museum and Art Gallery
Closure of the temporary exhibitions programme in the Art Gallery
Avon and Wiltshire Partnership
Avon and Wiltshire Partnership is a mental health trust that spans several …
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