Monthly Archives: July 2018

Wednesday 25th July 2018 – I Perform Better Than 76% of Other People Who’ve Taken The Civil Service Judgement Test

I’ve just done yet another  Civil Service Judgement Test, for yet another job I’ve applied for.  I performed better than 76% of others who’ve taken this test.  Despite feeling more switched on today, than when I took the CSJT for a … Continue reading

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Wednesday 25th July 2018 – I Phone Birmingham City Council’s Benefits Service on 0121 464 7000, I’m Told There Is NO TIME LIMIT For Them To Process My Housing Benefit Appeal!

So I’ll continue to receive only 50 pence in Housing Benefit per week, until they’re inclined to process my Appeal!  Council Tax Benefit is also affected, there is NO TIME LIMIT for them to process my Appeal! Continue reading

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Tuesday 24th July 2018 – I Perform Better than 99% of Others on Verbal Reasoning Test, & Better Than 92% of Others for Civil Service Judgement Test

I did 2 x online tests today, for one job application. First, I took the Civil Service Verbal Reasoning Test, and was pleased to perform better than 99% of others who’d taken that test. Then, I took the Civil Service … Continue reading

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Saturday 21st July 2018 – I Receive Benefit Decision Notice from David Kinnair (Head of Benefits at Birmingham City Council)

The latest bombshell arrived through my letterbox today, from David Kinnair (Head of Benefits at Birmingham City Council).  It states that I will only receive 50 pence per week for Housing Benefit, leaving me (& my son) to pay £99.88 per … Continue reading

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Sunday 8th July 2018 – Soot Falling Down Chimney, Because of Hot Weather?

I’ve noticed rumblings of soot falling down the chimney over the last few days. I’ve never experienced this before, and I’ve lived in my current house for several years. I reassured myself early on that there wasn’t a bird down … Continue reading

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