Winter fuel allowance

Hi, I live in Sornac, limousin, two years ago it wheat down to -25c with about 300mm snow for about two weeks it never got above zero, today we have a wind chill factor of minus 13c but the government have proved with statistics that france no longer requires the wfa for pensioners because it’s too warm ! Hope the politicians who are responsible for this are warm in their paid for Chelsea flats !

Good idea!

Perhaps we should all send emails to one mp at a time until he is sick of opening them, could do it on a rota system of all members of survive france over a period of a few days per mp! P… them off a bit

I think we shall allow you to add the missing letters to my only comment to that MP. BS!

Please find attached a standard reply from my MP! doesn't look very promising.

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Thanks for the info, dealt with it this morning, upto -3c now here,but obviously warm! Must fetch the logs in for the fire, in the words of the intrepid explorer I’ll be back…

Joseph we have been on the case for quite some time. take a look at:

and more recently

There are others back to 2012 and in between. Join in and act.

PS It is ONLY -4°C here this morning in tropical France...