Refunds for tens of thousands – £5,000 windfall for disabled

£5,000 refunds for tens of thousands of disabled

Tens of thousands of disabled people across the UK are to get a £5,000 windfall after the government owned up to making mistakes with the way their benefits were calculated. The Department for Work & Pensions (DWP) has admitted that ‘shoddy administration’ meant that more than 180,000 people did not get the benefits they were …