This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World UK Disability Pension category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.
2015-01-27 : The 'Idle Poor' - A Shift in Perception of Disability : When we look at facts surrounding British welfare provision towards disability today, we can highlight a number of falsehoods and half-truths that have been consistently used to sell welfare benefit change to the British public.
2012-04-03 : UK Pension Payouts at Record Level : Statistics show the average amount paid from Defined Benefit schemes will reach the highest ever level this year and the amount will fall thereafter.
2011-06-22 : 80,000 U.K. Disabled Risk Losing PIP Mobility Benefit : This is a policy that would have an appalling impact on thousands of disabled people and the Government must think again.
2011-04-04 : New Benefit Will Replace Disability Living Allowance : Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is being replaced with a new Personal Independence Payment.
2011-03-05 : Crisis Loans Changes to Protect Vulnerable : Department for Work and Pensions will no longer pay Crisis Loans for items such as cookers and beds.
2011-02-12 : Cuts to the Disability Living Allowance (DLA) : The Disability Living Allowance (DLA) in England is a tax-free benefit for people with disabilities.
2010-12-08 : Basic State Pension to Rise in 2011 - UK Disability News : More help for pensioners as UK Basic State Pension rates set to rise in 2011.
2010-12-06 : Welfare Reform: UK Disability Living Allowance for the 21st Century : Reform of this benefit needs to follow a social rather than medical model based on needs and barriers faced rather than individual disability.
2010-11-03 : Increase to State Pension Age : Details on how the State Pension eligible age will rise to 66 from 65 in 2018 to 66 in 2020.
2010-10-29 : New Research Confirms Need for UK Pension Reform : A third of people with a workplace pension do not know how much their employer is paying into it research published today shows.
2010-10-27 : Workplace Pension Reforms will get Britain Saving : UK Government sets out its plans to introduce automatic enrollment into workplace pensions.
2010-10-16 : Government Gives Grandparents More Credit : Grandparents who give up work to look after grandchildren no longer lose basic State Pension.
2010-10-12 : Millions of Pounds Traced in Forgotten UK Pensions : People who have lost touch with pension schemes from previous employers and personal schemes urged to track down their entitlements for retirement.
2010-09-21 : Dramatic Rise in UK Pensioners as Baby Boomers Enter Golden Years : People are now living longer, healthier lives and most 65-year-olds can expect to live until their late 80s.
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