If people read this and still vote Tory what does this say about Britain today
Leah Newton lost her job as a care home cook and has lived in her home in Hull for 12 years – but can only watch in horror as her life spirals out of control
Leah Newton had never been in rent arrears in her life – until the dreaded Bedroom Tax arrived.
A council tenant with a two-bedroom home, she tells the Sunday People how she struggled after losing her job as a cook in a care home.
But she was still managing to scrape by on benefits until, last April, the Bedroom Tax hit.
Now Leah, who has lived in her home in Hull for 12 years, can only watch in horror as her life spirals out of control with debt upon debt piling up.
Her plight – and that of hundreds of thousands of the poorest people in Britain – is exactly…
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