Benefits cheats 'costs tax payer more than £1billion a year'

Calls have grown to get tough on scroungers who costs the tax payer all more than £1billion a year – enough to pay for 40 secondary schools or the salaries of 30,000 nurses, reports the Daily Express.


'Shame' benefits cheats

Benefits cheats should be shamed by having their photo pinned to every lamppost in their street, an official at the Department for Work and Pensions said.