Terms Of Widows Pension Changed

Posted on November 8, 2014

Rules which denied about 4,000 war widows and widowers a military pension are to be changed next year.

From April 2015, those who “remarry, cohabit or form a civil partnership” would be entitled to the pension for life, the Ministry of Defence said.

Under current rules some have to surrender their survivor’s pension.

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