DUP deal forces Tories to U-turn on triple lock

No change to winter fuel payment

Hannah Godfrey
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DUP deal forces Tories to U-turn on triple lock

The triple lock will stay along with winter fuel payments as a result of the Conservative party's deal with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), it has been confirmed.

A confidence and supply agreement published Monday morning said: "Both parties have agreed that there will be no change to the pensions triple lock and the universal nature of the winter fuel payme...

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