Frozen pensions policy questioned in House of Lords
May 24, 2023 Frozen British Pensions 2 Comments
Today, Lord Polak, Conservative Peer, urged the Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Levelling-Up, Housing and Communities, Baroness Scott of Bybrook, to resolve the frozen pensions policy which is affecting members of the Windrush Generation who have returned to their country of birth.
British pensioners in all but two Caribbean countries have ‘frozen’ UK state pensions. This leaves many facing financial hardship as their pension falls in value year-on-year.
Read the full transcript of his intervention here: [Oral Question: Windrush Generation: 75th Anniversary. Wednesday 24 May 2023]