The Benefit Cap – Truth, lies and statistics.
The benefit cap came into effect across four London boroughs this week. Some two and a half thousand families across Bromley, Croydon, Enfield and Haringey will begin to be impacted. A row has erupted over this controversial policy, and the impact it is likely to have. Our work in Lewisham shows that local authorities can have an impact on the number of households affected.