Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director at Age UK has accused the Work and Pensions Secretary of “sneaking out” changes to pension credits that could leave some £7,000 worse off.
A purse, mobile phone and a small quantity of cash was taken from a 75-year-old man and 72-year-old woman
Currently, 30% of children and 16% of pensioners live in poverty in the United Kingdom.
The man's note asked 'where can a lonely pensioner and widower find a place in a small group for Christmas?'
Joseph Fannin, Francis Maughan and Jolene Mahon distracted elderly people in order to steal from them