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Workers in south-west England hardest hit by Universal Credit cut

The south-west of England will have the highest proportion of low-income workers affected by a £20-a-week cut later this year in universal credit payments, according to analysis by the TUC that illustrates the widespread culture of low pay from Cornwall to Gloucestershire.

Workers in south-west England hardest hit by Universal Credit cut
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  • Shared by The Guardian
  • July 23, 2021
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More than four in 10 universal credit claimants in the south-west have a low-paid job that qualifies them for benefits, a larger percentage than any other region, said the trade union body.

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