Today’s demo. WASPI ladies visiting the Jobcentre, queue for food parcels again.

The poor side of life

Luckily today the weather was on our side. No rain and only a welcome breeze, it does help to make things a bit easier.

I arrived promptly as usual and as soon as I arrived I was met by people waiting for food parcels. I did tweet this and someone stated ‘are you surprised?’, my response was actually no, we’ve been doing this for a long time now and have seen some terrible things. At any rate, we usually have a queue for the food parcels and they were all gone within 15 minutes. that’s six food parcels gone within 15 minutes. Imagine if this was replicated all day, can you imagine how many we would hand out?

Today was busy though, people rushing in and out, many not having the time to stop and talk. Some people are scared of talking though and that’s understandable. It’s not unusual for a…

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  1. The one lady who was four weeks away from receiving her pension was told she would have to renew her claimant commitment in two weeks and must keep looking for work or face a sanction…
    Petty, pathetic, barstewards, I hope those who impose these rules with such zeal find themselves on the other side of the counter, sooner rather than later…

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