Trussell Trust petition for uplift to benefits- essentials guarantee

Trussell Trust petition for uplift to benefits- essentials guarantee

Here is the link to the TT petition in case you want to sign it.

The headline is that their research indicates about £30 per week shortfall between UC and essential bills for a single person – this level of income means that welfare benefits are not acting as a safety net to avoid poverty but are pegged below the poverty line.. how can that be?