Forces Pension Society

Fighting for the forces and their families

Yes, Minister

February 27, 2018
House of Commons

Dr. Julian Lewis, Chairman of the HoC Defence  Committee recently put a question to the Veterans Minister about a new AFPS – the Minister gave an interesting answer

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Well It is not difficult to see what is going on here. It is all in the word “existing” – a word which was not in the question at all but crept into the answer. In the Society we already know that the pension arrangements for those already serving are unlikely to change – the big question is what is being planned for those who are yet to join.

On this the answer leaves us none the wiser.

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