Confusion over welfare reform

The welfare system is on the verge of its biggest shake-up in 60 years, as the UK Government introduces what they refer to as a fairer system, which will get more people back to work.

But with new research suggesting the cost to claimants in Wales could eventually reach a billion pounds a year, many have raised questions about this so called, 'fairer system'.

Tonight, Wales This Week speaks to those who will be affected by these changes.

Wales This Week, 'Social Insecurity' is on at 8 o'clock on ITV Cymru Wales.

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Welfare reforms to hit Wales

The UK Government says the proposed changes to state benefits will create a fairer system which will get more people back to work, but new research suggests the cost to claimants in Wales could reach £1bn per year.