Latest figures show thousands still receive Universal Credit in Redditch - The Redditch Standard

Latest figures show thousands still receive Universal Credit in Redditch

Redditch Editorial 28th Dec, 2019   0

A TOTAL of 4,186 people are receiving Universal Credit in Redditch.

The figure for Bromsgrove is 2,301.

The figures come in the wake of news that the UK employment rate has risen to a new record high of 76.2 per cent.

The unemployment rate remains at 3.8 per cent.




The much troubled Universal Credit replaces six previous benefits with a single monthly payment.


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