Monthly Archives: September 2012

A Week with Activeyes

Bantock Park Walk Tuesday 9th October 11.00am Meeting outside the front of the house, the walk lasts around an hour and we stop for refreshments in the tearooms afterwards. Coffee Morning Come and meet up for a coffee and a … Continue reading

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UNIVERSAL CREDIT WILL CAUSE “SIGNIFICANT HARDSHIP”

Changes to the payment system of the new Universal Credit could cause ‘significant hardship’ for families on the lowest income, according to a new report by a think tank. Sink or Swim: the Impact of the Universal Credit, published by … Continue reading

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ACTIVEYES at the Grand Theatre on the 16th November 2012

Calender Girls Wolverhampton Grand Theatre Friday 16th November 7.30pm – Touch Tour 6.30pm Join us for this Audio Description performance and Touch Tour of the hilarious show Calendar Girls starring Lesley Joseph, Ruth Madoc, Kacey Ainsworth, Sue Holderness and Kathryn … Continue reading

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A Week with Activeyes

Coffee Morning Come and meet up for a coffee and a chat on Tuesday 25th September 10.30am at The Light House Fryer Street, Wolverhampton. Northycote Farm Walk Wednesday 26th September 11.00am The walk will last for approx an hour, afterwards … Continue reading

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Make – Shift on the 21st & 22nd September at the Light House

Hi there, Are you free on Friday or Saturday or both? Come along to Lighthouse to have a say in how we improve things in Wolverhampton Make-SHIFT will be staged at the Light House in Wolverhampton city centre on Friday … Continue reading

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UNIVERSAL CREDITS COULD “BACKFIRE” DUE TO DIRECT PAYMENTS

Making housing benefit payments direct to tenants as part of universal credit could lead the government’s flagship welfare policy to ‘backfire’, a think tank has warned. A report from the Social Market Foundation says the majority of social tenants who … Continue reading

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NEW GP SURVEY SHOWS GOVERNMENT WELFARE TEST IS PUSHING VULNERABLE PEOPLE TO THE BRINK

More than eight out of ten GPs say they have patients who have developed mental health problems due to a controversial benefits test, according to new polling released today by the charity Rethink Mental Illness. Over 1,000 GPs were asked … Continue reading

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