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Benefit fraud team in dawn raid

It is estimated that £22bn worth of taxpayers' money is lost each year in the UK through fraud and error.

It is estimated that £22bn worth of taxpayers' money is lost each year in the UK through fraud and error.

A sizeable part of that is benefit fraud - money that could end up coming out of the pockets of those in genuine need.

Richard Bilton went on an early morning raid with fraud investigators.

Panorama: Britain on the Fiddle is on Thursday, 3 November at 20:00 on BBC One (except Scotland)

  • 03 Nov
  • From the section UK