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Govt 'failing Equitable victims'

More than 200,000 victims of the collapse of Equitable Life may miss out on compensation payments because of failings in a Treasury scheme, MPs have warned.

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'People dying while waiting' for Equitable Life payouts

Paul Braithwaite Equitable Members Action Group has vociferously condemned the Treasury over its failure to make payments to those owed Equitable Life compensation.

Mr Braithwaite told ITV News: "There are 236,000 people who they anticipate not finding. that's not good enough, they've got to find them."

Mr Braithwaite added: "People are dying waiting - that's a sad indictment on our political system."

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