Universal credit will have 'devastating' impact

A single mother has told Daybreak that the government's proposed Universal credit will leave her £85 a month worse off which would force her to leave her current job and go on benefits.


Benefit reform poverty threat

The Work and Pensions Secretary has unveiled plans to tackle the issue of young people in poverty. But Save the Children claims reforms to the welfare system could push 250,000 children of working single parents deeper below the line.