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    • SaveMeDo
    • By SaveMeDo 4th Feb 18, 3:36 PM
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    ESA Tribunal Again?
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    • 4th Feb 18, 3:36 PM
    ESA Tribunal Again? 4th Feb 18 at 3:36 PM
    Hi

    Long time since I posted on here!

    I claimed ESA about 4 years ago, 0 points at the medical, 0 points at MR, won at the tribunal, put in support group (thanks BTW).

    Last Friday attended medical which went badly, like the first one did, and I'm expecting 0 points again. (D!ją vu all over again)

    So here is the question, if, when, I go to the tribunal again, can I cite the previous win, my condition is worse now than it was then.

    And, how many times do I have to win at the tribunal before the DWP get the message? (assuming I win again of course!)

    Many thanks for any help given.
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    • SaveMeDo
    • By SaveMeDo 12th Feb 18, 8:42 AM
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    Update

    Phoned DWP, 20 min wait, but who cares when it's free!

    Yes, I've been kept in Support Group, recommend re assessment 18 months.

    I suspect I won't be sent for, for 3 years?

    https://dpac.uk.net/2017/12/new-dwp-freephone-numbers-no-uc-number/

    I used the Benefit enquiry line 08001690310.

    So that's it, I expected this thread to run and run, but it seems the DWP do sometimes get it right.

    BTW sorry for all the typo's and mistakes in my posts above.

    And thanks for helping.
    • poppy12345
    • By poppy12345 12th Feb 18, 8:48 AM
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    poppy12345
    Update

    Phoned DWP, 20 min wait, but who cares when it's free!

    Yes, I've been kept in Support Group, recommend re assessment 18 months.

    I suspect I won't be sent for, for 3 years?

    https://dpac.uk.net/2017/12/new-dwp-freephone-numbers-no-uc-number/

    I used the Benefit enquiry line 08001690310.

    So that's it, I expected this thread to run and run, but it seems the DWP do sometimes get it right.

    BTW sorry for all the typo's and mistakes in my posts above.

    And thanks for helping.
    Originally posted by SaveMeDo
    Great News. I wouldn't count on it being 3 years, but if you're lucky it could be.
    • SaveMeDo
    • By SaveMeDo 12th Feb 18, 1:34 PM
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    SaveMeDo
    Hi Poppy

    Yeah, I'm over the moon.

    If they do leave my re assessment 3 years, which they did last time, I'll be 65 anyway. Assuming that I'm spared that long!

    Can't see a Tribunal failing me at 65, but we will see.
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