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Universal Credit

Halton has been a Universal Credit full service area since July 2016. Cllr Andrea Wall (Kingsway) has long been a campaigning, vociferous critic of the system. Cllr Wall recently moved the HBC motion calling on the government to stop their roll out of Universal Credit to other areas, which was unanimously carried by the council. Today […]

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Military Veterans & Families Wellbeing Symposium

For the second year running I had the privilege of representing Halton at the Military Veterans & Their Families’ Wellbeing Symposium. It was an honour to be invited alongside Military Veterans, delegates from the Royal British Legion, Combat Stress, Help the Heroes, serving armed forces representatives and NHS representatives. I learned a lot again this […]