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Barbra Report 19 Nov 2017 10:50

Are we still getting it or has Government decided we don't need it .?

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 19 Nov 2017 10:59

Think it's still being given :-)

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Most payments are made automatically between November and December. You should get your money by 15 January 2018.


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 19 Nov 2017 11:03

Mother in law will be getting her £150 (she’s ancient) this month. Perhaps they are sending it out by dob?


Dermot Report 19 Nov 2017 11:25

Last year, mine arrived on 27th November.

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 19 Nov 2017 11:39

Just waiting for my letter lol

Got a feeling it's done alphabetically so i,m well down the list being a T


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 19 Nov 2017 11:43

Who knows? MiL’s (also surname T) first name comes after her husband’s but he hasn’t had a letter yet. On the other hand, she was born 3 months before him.
OH has the same initials as his mum. Still waiting!

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 19 Nov 2017 12:01

Yes my hubby would get his letter some weeks before me and his birthday was only 9 days before mine so maybe it is done by birthdays


Barbra Report 19 Nov 2017 12:09

Thank you .haven't heard anything about it this year ..will wait for letter first . :-)


supercrutch Report 19 Nov 2017 12:20

Had my letter last Thursday, payment due within 3 weeks. MIL had her letter on Saturday, hubby hasn't had his yet!


maggiewinchester Report 19 Nov 2017 12:30

Friend has had a letter - his payment is due by the end of the month


AnninGlos Report 19 Nov 2017 16:38

Is it my imagination or does it get paid later each year? We have not heard anything yet. (same intials as Sue for surname but maybe wales is different).


LaGooner Report 19 Nov 2017 16:40

I have had my letter but OH hasn't yet


BrianW Report 19 Nov 2017 17:38

Have heard nothing so far.
I get cross about the £10 Christmas bonus, what a waste of space: it would be better just to increase the annual pension by £10 and spread it over the year.


YG Report 19 Nov 2017 17:51

I received my letter this week.


supercrutch Report 20 Nov 2017 23:37

My payment was credited today :-D


Bobtanian Report 21 Nov 2017 00:45

My missis J... comes before me.. R...she got hers today..


YG Report 21 Nov 2017 18:41

I received mine today, with the initial B :-)


Barbra Report 21 Nov 2017 21:35

28th November last year I am a D :-)


supercrutch Report 22 Nov 2017 14:24

Hubby still hasn't even had his letter he is a B and I am S lolol he isn't happy.

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 23 Nov 2017 06:58

No letter or payment here.

Friend in Essex had her letter last week. Surname E.