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The Church, the PM and Welfare

Derrick - 21/11/2014

CPAG report on use of Foodbanks


EEA National (Germany) in receipt of JSA IB

David - 21/11/2014

Yes, see circular A6

EEA jobseeker escaping violence found emergency accommodation

a carr - 21/11/2014

Thanks for your post. I didn't think there was a way forward with this one.

Motor expenses - no business insurance

andyrichards - 21/11/2014

The question for you is are they using the car for business - not should they be.  His insur ...

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