Category Archives: DLA


Readers, I am so so happy at this moment. In a Commons Statement earlier today, our new Minister, Esther McVey MP, set out Government plans for PIP. A video of the full statement and Labour’s response is here.  A written … Continue reading

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DLA Protest In Central London Today

Adam Lotun, 49, a father who recently lost his disability living allowance due to welfare reforms, will be among those protesting in central London on Wednesday against benefit cuts affecting disabled people, changes to care funding and the loss of … Continue reading

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Your DLA Stories From The Guardian

On Friday, the Guardian asked for your DLA stories. Here are eight of them.

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The Guardian are Looking For Your DLA Stories

The Guardian want to hear about how your DLA helps you. Full details are here. Please share this everywhere and lets get them a good selection of stories to choose from.

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Revealed: New Report shows overwhelming opposition to coalition’s disability benefit reforms kept hidden by the government

Conservative Mayor of London heavily critical of government’s plans for Disability Living Allowance   Report was entirely researched, written, funded and supported by disabled people.   A report published today (9 January) finds that Government misled MPs and Peers over … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Boris Johnson Slams DLA Reforms

Breaking news! Pls Share everywhere…. BORIS JOHNSON SLAMS COALITION PLANS FOR DLA REFORM!!!!!!!… — BendyGirl (@BendyGirl) January 6, 2012

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More Coverage For Sue Marsh’s DLA Rejection

Denial of campaigners benefit claim fuels DLA fears – — Sid Baility (@sidbaility) December 23, 2011

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Sue Marsh On Sue Marsh

Sue Marsh wrote about her own case yesterday in the Guardian. As usual, she is thinking of others before herself. She wants to tell everyone who has sent her supportive words that hers is only one story.

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The Guardian Have Covered Sue Marsh’s DLA Rejection

Sue Marsh’s DLA rejection has been covered by the Guardian in Patrick Butler’s Cutsblog and in today’s Society Daily. I’ve always said that mainstream press attention means we’re being noticed, so in my eyes, this is a small piece of … Continue reading

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Sue Marsh Denied DLA

After a lovely Saturday, I woke up this morning to terrible news. One of my favourite Disability Rights campaigners,  Sue Marsh, has been denied DLA. She explains more about this madness here. I wish there was more we could do … Continue reading

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