Tag Archives: Delayed Post

Friday 27th April 2018 – Letter From David Kinnair (Birmingham City Council’s Head of Benefits) Takes 13 Days To Be Delivered!

Today, I have received a letter from David Kinnair – Head of Benefits at Birmingham City Council.  It is dated 14th April 2018 !!!  So it took 13 days to reach me! Continue reading

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Tuesday 17th April 2018 – Letter From David Kinnair (Birmingham City Council’s Head of Benefits) Takes 11 Days To Be Delivered! Leaves Me Only 3 Days To Provide Detailed Info To Council!

I have just received a letter from Birmingham City Council’s Benefits Service, dated 6th April 2018.  It took 11 days to drop through my letterbox! Continue reading

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Tuesday 28th November 2017 – Letter From HMCTS Takes 20 Days To Reach Me! (I.S. 4th)

It took 20 days to be delivered!  The envelope features the Whistl logo, next to the “Delivered by Royal mail” logo. Continue reading

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Friday 24th November 2017 – HMCTS/ASC Inform Me Over The Phone That I’ve Got An Income Support Tribunal Listed For Monday 27th November 2017 – This Is The First I’ve Heard! (I.S. 4th)

I am forever complaining to HMCTS, HMRC, the CSA, DWP, that their letters to me sometimes take more than a week to reach me, if at all. They use bulk printing, and sometimes different carriers, in addition to Royal Mail. A false economy, as so often letters arrive too late, (or not at all). Continue reading

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Wednesday 15th November 2017 – Large Split/Open-ended Polythene Envelope Delivered To Me, From HMCTS (re: CSA Maintenance Appeal Bundles)

If I hadn’t been in my pyjamas, I’d have called up the street to the postman. Next time, pyjamas or not, I’ll try to remember to inspect envelope, before accepting it. Continue reading

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Wednesday 15th March 2017 – I Receive Benefit Decision Notice From Birmingham City Council, re: Rent, HB & CTB

The Decision Notice is dated the 8th March 2017, yet it was only delivered this afternoon! It informs me that I’ve been overpaid £31.74 in HB,, and that I’ll now be liable to pay £15.87 each week from 8th March … Continue reading

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Tuesday 4th October 2016 – I Phone Birmingham City Council’s Rent Service, As I’ve Received Threatening Letter From Them, re: Rent Arrears

I’ve received a threatening letter from  Birmingham City Council (dated 28th Sept 2016), telling me I’m £200+  in rent arrears. Letter declares: “YOUR HOME IS AT RISK IF YOU DO NOT CLEAR THIS DEBT”. So I phoned Birmingham City Council’s … Continue reading

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