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CHELSEA FAMILY WIN HOUSING BENEFIT FOR EXPENSIVE FLAT

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The Times (p8) reports that a family of Asian origin living on income support has won high court approval to be pai...
The Times (p8) reports that a family of Asian origin living on income support has won high court approval to be paid housing benefit covering the full rental of an expensive flat to which they moved after experiencing racial harassment.

the family moved to Kensington and Chelsea LBC after becoming afraid of racist attacks at their home in Redbridge LBC

they submitted a claim for housing benefit for the£498 a week rent but were told by Kensington and Chelsea LBC that they were entitled to only£295 a week.
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