Bernard Jackson and John Markham hand over the Book of Broken Faith to Steve Webb, Pensions Minister, 16 December 2010
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Our mission is to help people learn about and apply for the UK state pension that they might be entitled to receive; and to lobby the UK Government to end the discriminatory practice of freezing pensions based solely on the country of residence of the pensioner.
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“Very many of the expatriate UK pensioners who do not receive uprated pensions have a strong and understandable sense of grievance.”
– Justice Burnton – R(Carson) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (2002)
“I have already said I am not prepared to defend the logic of the present situation. It is illogical. There is no consistent pattern. It does not matter whether it is in the Commonwealth or outside it. We have arrangements with some Commonwealth countries and not with others. Indeed, there are differences among Caribbean countries.”
– Jeff Rooker, Minister of State, November 2000