Winter Fuel Payments: Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 21st February 2019.

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Photo of John Lamont John Lamont Conservative, Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk received winter fuel payments in each of the last five winter periods; and what the annual cost of winter fuel payments in Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk was in each of the last five years.

Photo of Guy Opperman Guy Opperman The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

Figures for the number of Winter Fuel Payment recipients in the Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk constituency are given in the table below.

2013/14

2014/15

2015/16

2016/17

2017/18

25,020

24,760

24,460

24,150

23,770

Figures for the annual cost of Winter Fuel Payment from the past five winters is not available at constituency level.

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