- West Country (E)
Next month a major change to the benefits system will come into force. Among those affected will be the 2 million people facing a 25% reduction in their housing benefit.
The so-called "bedroom tax" will hit people living in properties considered too large for them. Laura Makin-Isherwood met one man who says the changes could make his home unaffordable.
From April 1 2012 major changes will be made to the benefits system. And 2 million people will face a 25% cut in housing support.
The new 'bedroom tax' comes into force in April 2013. Here we explain how it will work and who will be affected.