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Mum's plea to save vital payments to most vulnerable
A Southampton mum who has dedicated her life to looking after her disabled daughter has challenged bosses to meet her face to face over plans to slash her allowances.
Lynette Hall who cares for her daughter Jennie, 34, is furious over city council plans to cut special payments to some of the city’s most vulnerable residents to save up to £500,000.
Last week social services chiefs agreed to relook at plans to cut the cash after a back lash from relatives and carers across the city.
Now social service boss Matthew Stevens has agreed to meet Lynette to see for himself how vital the payments are.