"This campaign was successful, with the Chancellor committing in his Budget in November to raise this level by £1,000. This means that 2.4 million families with children and people with disabilities on the lowest of incomes will have £630 per year more in their pockets."
As Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Alcohol Harm, Fiona has launched a new charter calling on the Government to take several steps to help reduce the impact of dependent or irresponsible drinking.
Red Wednesday will be commemorated in the UK on Wednesday 28th November when churches, schools and public buildings will be lit red – to express solidarity with those persecuted for their Christian faith.
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