How the policy affects people like you


The frozen pensions policy has affected so many people from around the globe.  Click on these links to read their stories…

Geoff Amatt, who is from Abergele in Wales

Baroness Benjamin, who came to Britain from Trinidad when she was just 10

Abhik Bonnerjee, who moved to Glasgow from India in 1960

Joan Gibson, who decided to join her son in South Africa

George Gray, comes from Fife, and he helped to build the Forth Road Bridge

Joe Lewis, who lives in Canada, and he may have to “sell the farm” and return to the UK 

Anne Puckridge, a former college lecturer but, as she puts it, is “living on the breadline”

Sam Simmonds, who can still remember his National Insurance Number, even though he has spent half his life in Australia

Mrs Simpson, who moved to South Africa with her husband in 1955

Vic Williams, a Cockney who fought for his country because “it was the right thing to do” 

Rita Young, who would like to join her son and grandchildren in Australia but can’t because her pension would be frozen.