The Department for Work and Pensions says,
Personal Independence Payment is designed to help disabled people live more independently and support those with the greatest need. The new benefit is to help people meet the extra costs that come from having a long-term health condition or disability.
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A cool and dry morning with sunshine, but well-scattered showers are likely to develop during the day with the odd heavy one possible later
Generally dry and sunny throughout the morning after a frosty start. Scattered showers this afternoon.
Mark Williams from Wolverhampton was on a trekking expedition when the earthquake struck, and his family have not heard from him since.