• Ministers tell hard-up grieving families to have a pauper's funeral

    Are insensitive demands new policy?

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    New Minister: Same refusal to raise the funeral fund

    Government still not listening to bereaved people's needs

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    Budget fails to lift people out of poverty

     

    Chancellor ignores pleas to increase funeral fund

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    Bury the Debt

    Sign the petition calling Chancellor Philip Hammond to increase the funeral fund

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    The Government ignore mounting pressure to raise the funeral fund

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Ministers tell hard up grieving families to have a pauper’s funeral

A grant to help the poorest grieving families pay funeral costs hasn’t been increased in fifteen years, it was reported this week. At the same time, funeral costs have doubled.

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