When the £20 per week supplement goes, in March, try living on between £250 - £325 per calendar month. That's for everything except for rent - - that's if you're lucky enough to find a place that's less than your local average rent.
I'm a Tory and I'm ashamed of what decent people on hard times are put through if they're on UC.
In part I agree with you, but it doesn't account for those who make sitting on their arse a career choice.
One of my favourite phrases is that state welfare is supposed to be a safety net and not a hammock
Its really a question of how you seperate the needy from the lazy. Nobody seems to be able to find an effective way of doing that.