Self-help support vs ravages of 'welfare reform'. Never attend anywhere official alone!
This blog currently focuses on national policy matters that impact upon KUWG members.
Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group as a group focuses primarily on combating benefits injustices locally through advocacy in individuals' benefit claims, and demonstrations that emphasise that there is hope when we come together. We are more angry than frightened.
can make a hole in your pocket seem enormous. With one in five young
people in the UK unemployed, BBC Radio 1 DJ Phil Taggart - once
unemployed and living on benefits himself - presents an essential guide
to Christmas for the young and broke. Phil travels to Bristol to meet a
group of young jobseekers in the position he used to be in, and sets
them the mission of organising a cracker of a Christmas party on a
Broadcast on BBC Three, 1:00AM Fri, 20 Dec 2013
Available until 1:59AM Fri, 27 Dec 2013
First broadcast BBC Three, 9:00PM Thu, 19 Dec 2013