Benefits: Breadline Britain is a Documentary programme.


Benefits: Breadline Britain

Documentary series about people living on welfare. Since tougher sanction rules began in October 2012, many have had their benefits cut or withheld. Terry's benefits were stopped after his partner on a zero hours contract clocked up too many hours one week, a wannabe rapper has been left with £3 a day to live on, a single mother-of-three blames being jobless on being overweight, and a former stripper decides to move to Spain when he is threatened with being reassessed.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 65 minutes (approx)

When is Benefits: Breadline Britain next on TV?

It's next showing on My5 (Freeview) December 4th, 7:00pm. See more...