Pensioners urged to claim full benefits

Mayor Boris Johnson says 174,000 men and women are missing out on an extra 35-pounds a week.

So as part of his "Know Your Rights" campaign, he's urging the capital's older residents - and their carers - to check they're getting all the payments they're entitled to.

The details now from Liz Wickham.

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Pensioners miss out on benefits

174,000 pensioners in London are missing out on an extra £35 a week, or £1,800 a year in benefits, according to the Mayor's office.