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On Benefits

Category: General Education/Science/Factual Topics
Episode 9 of 35 | Season 1
Freeview:30Sky:176Virgin:151BT:30Freesat:131
Sat 3 Dec
8:00pm-9:00pm (1 hour)
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Abuseing the system
This is a absolute joke claiming benefits while driving a new Aldi convertible and having abroad holidays and having hair luxuries !! People that work very hard to pay bills bills it's a mockery of what the benifit system is for. ??
Tax payer!!!   11:56pm Sat 19 Nov Report Abuse

Benefits aired 16 november 2016
Comments about the goverment giving people on benefits their rent money to pay themselfs is spot on. The torie goverment are setting us up. People will becone homeless at a higher rate than ever in history. Its simple tories take off the poor and give to the rich, labour take off the rich and give to the poor. It a no brainer so why is england in this situation.
Pricey78   1:12am Thu 17 Nov Report Abuse

Where do they find them?
This lot give genuine claimants a bad name!
P V   8:52pm Thu 3 Nov Report Abuse

benifits
im sure that omelette off lee nelson program
Bono305   8:39pm Thu 3 Nov Report Abuse

Katlyn and her dad
What a lovely little girl, beautifully brought up. I hope everything works out for this little family.
Bey14wings   9:05pm Thu 27 Oct Report Abuse

Depressing
Totally depressing.
Saddened   8:24pm Thu 27 Oct Report Abuse

Alsatian Dog
Stevens Alsatian Dog looks OK but please take to the vet, shaking his head and one ear down, needs treatment. Poor boy. If on benefits they can get free vet treatment by showing benefit letter. Steven doing good helping homeless but please help your dog ear infection
Random tv watcher   9:40pm Sun 23 Oct Report Abuse

stevens Alsatian
It is obvious from the dogs demeanor that it has a severe ear infection please go to PDSA URGENTLY
dog/vet   9:19pm Sun 23 Oct Report Abuse

amy
i'd love to meet you amy and take you on a date your stunning
mrman   12:59am Thu 13 Oct Report Abuse

Andrew the former solder
Does anyone know how I can get in touch with Andrew please, I don't know his second name however I would love to travel down to his location and help him anyway possible... I'm not going to give up until I can contact him :)
Mattylee1996   12:12am Thu 6 Oct Report Abuse

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On Benefits: Life on the Dole People struggling to live on the dole while also caring for their furry friends, including 33-year-old Sheffield woman Billie, who claims more than £5,000 a year and shares her one-bedroom council home with an astonishing 32 pets. Rugby husband and wife Kim and Gary claim £900 credit per month, but with debts of at least £2,000, they face the heart-breaking choice of losing either their home or some of their five pets. And depression-sufferer Paul prefers animals to people, finding comfort in caring for his 24 pets. He receive disability and employment support, but has been battling for some time to prove he is entitled to his benefits

Category: General Education/Science/Factual Topics

Series Producer: Mark Dolan
Executive Producer: Ian Rumsey
Producer: Duncan Cook
Director: Duncan Cook

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