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Gordon Hamilton
Gordon Hamilton

As I live alone in what is deemed to be a 2 bedroom flat, I will be subject to the 'bedroom tax' along with 1152 other residents from the ISOS Housing Group.

ISOS are willing to move anyone who is subject to this tax but they have already said that they just don't have enough one bedroom properties to accommodate all 1152 people. They have refused to re-designate some two bedroom properties - like mine - into one bedroom accommodation.

Anyone who has been to my gaff knows that it is only a...

As I live alone in what is deemed to be a 2 bedroom flat, I will be subject to the 'bedroom tax' along with 1152 other residents from the ISOS Housing Group.

ISOS are willing to move anyone who is subject to this tax but they have already said that they just don't have enough one bedroom properties to accommodate all 1152 people. They have refused to re-designate some two bedroom properties - like mine - into one bedroom accommodation.

Anyone who has been to my gaff knows that it is only a one bedroom flat as the '2nd' bedroom is actually my living room, a room with only three walls. There used to be a wall separeating the front room from the passage to the dining room, it is now a large arch. So if anyone comes in, they walk straight into the so-called '2nd' bedroom. So much for privacy then.

The only way round this is for ISOS to rent out my '2nd' bedroom. Hmmm... so, hands up all those who want to live with me, in an open bedroom with no privacy? Right, I wouldn't either!

Please sign the petition to have this grossly unfair tax removed.

Gordon Hamilton
Gordon Hamilton
  • Gordon Hamilton

Some 660,000 people across the country are affected by this - let's put a stop to it... NOW!!

Ellie Weetman
Ellie Weetman

Its a disgrace . Im in a 3 bed and have 2 kids both girls age 10 and 6 and im expecting my 3rd in aug . Dunno how this will affect me how long will they tell me a baby can share my room till !!!! Joke this country when they give all th houses to people that should even be in our country arghhhhh !!!!!!

Dawn Moore
Dawn Moore
  • Ellie Weetman

When your new baby is born, you will qualify for 3 bedrooms

Pauline Jane Amey
Pauline Jane Amey

This 14.00 per week per room is not for Pensioners My mum was so worried this bit wasn't made clear.

H Ross Anderson
H Ross Anderson
  • Pauline Jane Amey

Hope this doen't mean you accept it for those working families/people who will have to pay the extra. Not all people who recieve housing benefit are not in work.

Bonnie White
Bonnie White

From the Derby Telegraph:

''According to the National Housing Federation, the cut will be a fixed percentage of the Housing Benefit eligible rent. The Government has said that this will be set at 14% for one extra bedroom and 25% for two or more extra bedrooms.

The Government’s impact assessment shows that those affected will lose an average of £13 a week. Housing association tenants are expected to lose £14 a week on average.

Earlier this month the National Housing Federation called for...

From the Derby Telegraph:

''According to the National Housing Federation, the cut will be a fixed percentage of the Housing Benefit eligible rent. The Government has said that this will be set at 14% for one extra bedroom and 25% for two or more extra bedrooms.

The Government’s impact assessment shows that those affected will lose an average of £13 a week. Housing association tenants are expected to lose £14 a week on average.

Earlier this month the National Housing Federation called for the Government to rule out increases in future years.

Why is it being introduced?

The tax aims to encourage tenants to downsize, in a bid to cut £500 million from the welfare.''.

Stephen Kirk
Stephen Kirk
  • Bonnie White

this needs to be amended slightly,its not to encourage tenants to downsize,,its to cut the welfare bill,which is too high and the money saved is to pay off the deficit!!the deficit was caused by all the people on benefits wasnt it??NO but you want them to pay for it caMORON!!you wouldnt have a mansion tax but you can have a bedroom tax and make the worst off pay for your millionair friends,who by the way are the ones who own and rent out the most expensive houses,thats why the benefit bill...

this needs to be amended slightly,its not to encourage tenants to downsize,,its to cut the welfare bill,which is too high and the money saved is to pay off the deficit!!the deficit was caused by all the people on benefits wasnt it??NO but you want them to pay for it caMORON!!you wouldnt have a mansion tax but you can have a bedroom tax and make the worst off pay for your millionair friends,who by the way are the ones who own and rent out the most expensive houses,thats why the benefit bill is so high caMORON,cap the rents theyre charging and the benefit bill wont be as high!!

Jean Goodall
Jean Goodall

How dare you Cameron! Don't you think morale is low enough as it is? I live abroad ( but come back to the UK frequently to visit family, staying in their spare bedroom!) At first I wasn't sure that I'd made the right decision to move , but under your rule I know that it was!

Susan Crowther
Susan Crowther
  • Jean Goodall

rent already gets paid on the properties just another money making scam from the vunerable go take it from the wealthier

Gordon Muir
Gordon Muir

Voting is A GIANT SCAM that allows in the same 2 political parties who are both controled by the ruling elites and big corporations run by millionaires and billionaires.
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Total Destruction of Western World.AVI.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bi2x9gV2MHc
George green an investment banker worked with the world leaders and.
knows there agenda.
At 44seconds overpopulation is the number one problem and the ruling elites.
are going to make Godlike decisions on who lives and who dies.
At 2:20mins...

Voting is A GIANT SCAM that allows in the same 2 political parties who are both controled by the ruling elites and big corporations run by millionaires and billionaires.
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Total Destruction of Western World.AVI.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bi2x9gV2MHc
George green an investment banker worked with the world leaders and.
knows there agenda.
At 44seconds overpopulation is the number one problem and the ruling elites.
are going to make Godlike decisions on who lives and who dies.
At 2:20mins elite plan to use neutron bomb on Israel to start WWIII.
Ex-CIA George Green says China is presently acquiring all the USA and.
Canadian assets and China will be given these countries and USA.
citizens will be put in concentration camps then executed just like.
the Jews in WWII and Stalins USSR.
At 6:50mins George talks about when he used to associate with the.
world leaders and knows all there plans, they asked him to be the.
finance chairman for the next president of the USA.
At 8:04mins George asks who is going to be the next president and they.
said Jimmy Carter, THIS WAS 2 YEARS before he became president, then he.
was told republicans and democrates are controled by the same ruling.
elite people and secret societies and VOTING IS A GIANT SCAM to.
decieve the public and that's why nothing ever changes no matter who.
you vote for because all that matters is the ruling elites and big.
corporations continuing with there agenda.These ruling elite secret.
societies also control the media and never allow all the other.
political parties to get any publicity.
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Georgia Guidestones, standing stones engraved by the global elite.
saying they want to depopulate the world population to 500,000,000 million people by 2030.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgia_Guidestones
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The UNgodly UN Agenda 21 Global Depopulation Eugenics Program.
http://www.thekeytoeternity.com/GLOBAL_EUGENICS_AGENDA.html
Very good webpage song by The Moody Blues.
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(Quote from bottom of webpage link) Interview with HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in People Dec.
21, 1981 titled ``Vanishing Breeds Worry Prince Philip, But Not as.
Much as Overpopulation.''.
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Q: What do you consider the leading threat to the environment?
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A: Human population growth is probably the single most serious.
long-term threat to survival. We're in for a major disaster if it.
isn't curbed--not just for the natural world, but for the human world.
The more people there are, the more resources they'll consume, the.
more pollution they'll create, the more fighting they will do. We have
no option. If it isn't controlled voluntarily, it will be controlled.
involuntarily by an increase in disease, starvation and war.
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Ex-Royal Navy officer Brian Gerrish UK Column Live - 28th November 2012.
http://www.ukcolumn.org/video/uk-column-live-28th-november-2012
At 36:20mins Brian Gerrish says Liz Truss and David Camerons.
governments decision to teach pornography is to sexualize children.
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Ex-Navy, Brian Gerrish - UK Rally Against Child Abuse June 2011.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VlVepAVBmd8
Child stealing by the state, documents falsified by social.
workers, police are involved in these crimes, the family.
courts are all secret and unlawful.There is a government programme to.
break up families and sexualise children where paedophilia is.
considered normal.

Aaron Galbraith
Aaron Galbraith
  • Gordon Muir

its just an other STUPED way of the gov makeing money out of the vounerable people . there even charging £0.50 to heat up a pastry for god sake.

Mary Mathieson
Mary Mathieson

I have signed this petition although it does not affect me, but I agree with everyone this is unfair for families who's children are grown and left home now they can not come back to stay unless you have the money to pay for this tax, hmmm what happens if people can not pay is everyone out on the street because of MR D.C. and his goverment just want everyone's money for themselves.

Margaret Stanley
Margaret Stanley
  • Mary Mathieson

this contry is a joke they give money out left right and center to other countrys but if we was to go to these countrys for a hand out we would be told you can not have anything because you are not a resedent in this country it is time this country started to look after there own people we have got people living hear that can not aford to keep there family's never mind sending money else were all that camaron thinks about is keeping the fat cats happy.

Maggie Matthews
Maggie Matthews

Please help to stand up to government not only regarding the 'bedroom tax' but other austerity measures. Even if these measures do not affect you, they may well do in the future for nobody knows what that holds and, as Benjamin Franklin once said " Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are". Please visit these sites and do what you can to join in the protests:
http://www.facebook.com/events/101219716723308/
http://www.facebook.com/AbolishBedroomTaxOrPrepareForBritainsCivilWar2013

Dawn Moore
Dawn Moore
  • Maggie Matthews

It is not a tax, that is what the critics are calling it - It applies to Tenants in social housiing claiming Housing Benefit. Housing Benefit will now only pay for the number of bedrooms the family unit needs. If they have more bedrooms than they need they will have to pay a percentage of their rent themselves fpr the privilege. They will now be treated the same as tenants in private houses claiming Housing Benefit - Pensioners are exempt from the bedroom charge.

Deek McCausland
Deek McCausland

Just another tax on the people who don't have the money to pay for more bloody tax WHAT NEXT GOVERMENT WHAT NEXT a tax for the bloody oxygen we need.

Anna Williams
Anna Williams

I really like the comments here about a revolution and get rid of Camaron etc but I don't see anyone doing anything about it, it needs someone or people who can speak there language to ORGANIZE Demos NOW before its all too late and he's laughing in our faces! This country can STOP this like another GOV were kicked out by the people, we have the backing so lets start something NOW! what do YOU SAY?

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