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Most recent annotations on things by Peter Bottomley

  • CHRISTINE HARBEN: Thank you for speaking on behalf of those pensioners who have their pensions frozen. Please continue to fight for them. I emailed my MP (Robert Jenrick) and asked him to support this cause but... (23 March 2015)
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  • Julia Barnett: I would like to add my voice of thanks to Sir Peter for his support of the frozen pensioners. We came to South Africa many years ago and paid into the British Pension while working in England... (22 March 2015)
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  • Norma Maloney: I and thousands of pensioners here in South Africa thank you Sir for your continued support in the fight for pension parity, I only wish that the other MP's and Lords and Ladies in Government had... (22 March 2015)
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  • Jane Davies: Having just found out about the billions in so called overseas aid sitting in a bank account I'm incensed that Lord Freud has the gall to say the reason for this continued theft of pensioners... (22 March 2015)
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  • Roger butler: I also wish I lived in your constituency for your support is so very much appreciated. We, the disadvantaged, must be supportive if we're to succeed. (22 March 2015)
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  • Sheila Telford: Half a million "frozen" pensioners thank you for your persistence in this matter. I wish we could all live in your constituency and vote for you in the next election. We don't but we will make... (22 March 2015)
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  • stephen ottridge: Sir Peter thank you for your efforts on behalf of those retirees whose pensions were frozen at their value at age 65 because they live in a Commonwealth country. Changing the pension policy... (22 March 2015)
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  • Brian Lager: Sir Peter. Thank you for keeping this in the eye of the government. At almost 78 years of age, I still hold out hope that common sense will prevail. The alternative is for my family and I to... (21 March 2015)
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  • Philip Sale: Thank you Mr Bottomley for the continued support on the matter of frozen pensions, something that the Government must rectify soon if they are to be given any credibility in their alleged support... (21 March 2015)
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  • George Morley: One cannot dispute the discriminative aspect of this freezing of what is a valid paid for pension given that the majority of pensioners that receive the uprating have not done anything extra to... (20 March 2015)
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  • Andy Robertson-Fox: Thank you, Sir Peter, for your continued support for the 550,000 UK expat pensioners who suffer the indignity of a frozen State Retirement Pension. I am sure you are aware that within the last... (20 March 2015)
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  • Jane Davies: Thank you Mr Bottomley for your continued support, there is no justification for this discrimination and the excuse about "austerity" is just that, an excuse. This injustice has been allowed to... (20 March 2015)
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  • Jeff Chipps: Mr Bottomley is quite correct when he says that "Some cannot easily come to Parliament." He's talking about the 4% of OAPs whose state pensions are unjustifiably and cruelly frozen for the rest... (20 March 2015)
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  • Brian Corrigan: “To do so would cost hundreds of millions of pounds at a time when the pressure on a welfare system is considerable and when we are asking many people who live in the UK to make sacrifices.”... (3 November 2013)
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  • Pranee Young: It is quite obvious in some of Webbs statements, particularly the possibility if pensions were unfrozen the government could be legally challenged on backdating, that he has not read a letter... (3 November 2013)
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  • Brian Corrigan: Sir Peter and Sir Roger,thank you for your support. The Prime Minister must surely understand that it it not just the National Health Service that stands to benefit from the absence of Frozen... (3 November 2013)
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  • Jeff Chipps: Sir Peter and Sir Roger, thank you for batting on the side of the frozen pensioner. You know the injustice and the discrimination that just 4% of Britain's state pensioners are suffering under.... (31 October 2013)
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  • Jeff Chipps: George Morley, you took the words right out of my mouth!! As far as I know the UK has NEVER done a survey such as the Oxford Economics one, which by the way was carried out by a very well... (31 October 2013)
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  • Jane Davies: Expat pensioners already save the UK economy around £3,500 a year by not using the NHS and other benefits, there are around 1 million expat pensioners, you do the math Mr Webb, and the Oxford... (31 October 2013)
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  • George Morley: Right again Sir Peter. The gentleman is trying to use phrases to make his point on one aspect of the Bill and contradicting himself on another by doing so. He really cannot have it both ways can... (31 October 2013)
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  • George Morley: Thank you Sir Peter. You said the Prime Minister said "that the case for not departing from the position of successive Governments is clear.” So we know exactly what he meant when he said... (31 October 2013)
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  • George Morley: It is my belief that the Minister actually thinks that the freezing policy is wrong and should be abandoned. If this is the case then why does he not have the guts to say so. If he is being... (31 October 2013)
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  • Jane Davies: Makes one wonder Andy Robertson Fox why so called intelligent people are so stupid! Very frustrating for the rest of us. (31 October 2013)
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  • Andy Robertson-Fox: Dame Anne Begg confirmed that her Select Committee recommended the withdrawal of Clause 20 because continuing the frozen pension policy would simply perpetuate the existing anomaly. The... (31 October 2013)
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  • Jane Davies: Andy Robertson Fox makes very good points. All the excuses Steve Webb made were complete rubbish and it is seriously worrying that he makes these ridiculous statements because this is the... (31 October 2013)
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