A new ComRes poll for The Sunday People reveals that most of the British public want David Cameron to delay the so-called 'bedroom tax' due to come into force in April.
- 52% of those interviewed said David Cameron should delay the 'bedroom tax' from going ahead.
- 35% of those who think it should be delayed are Conservative voters.
- 28% think it should go ahead in April
A disabled woman and her partner have written to a minister urging a rethink on plans to cut benefits for tenants deemed to have spare rooms
The benefit cut for social housing tenants will put 'unbearable' pressure on families with a disabled child.
Bedrooms in some foster homes will be classified as vacant, but the government insists funding for foster carers will be protected.