Petition against changes to state pension to be presented to Parliament

Protests have taken place throughout the year Credit: ITV News

A petition signed by more than 4000 people from Hull will this evening by handed to Parliament, demanding the Government look again at changes to the state pension.

Hull North MP Diana Johnson estimates that 10,000 women from the area, who were born in the 1950s, have been affected by Government changes to their pension.

The petition was organised by the Hull WASPI (Women Against State Pension Inequality) Group. It reads: