Anorak | Demonising Tewkesbury mum-of-11 Heather Frost

Demonising Tewkesbury mum-of-11 Heather Frost

by | 19th, February 2013

HEATHER Frost, mother to 11 at just 36-years young she started at 14 is moving into a £400,000, 6-bedroom council house. The Sun says it’s a “PALACE FIT FOR A DOLE QUEEN “.

Frost is the “jobless mum on benefits” looking to move into a 1,850 sq-ft house in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.

The Express also looks at the mum of 11, only it gives her age as 37.

She is feckless Heather Frost, 37″ .

Can mother of 11 by three different men be feckless? The Express notes:

Campaigners and MPs branded it a scandalous waste of taxpayers’ money that made a mockery of benefit reforms. Shameless Architects’ plans reveal the scale of the 1,850 sq ft property, which is beyond the dreams of most hardworking families.

Is it? What says the Royal Institute of British Architects?

Riba estimates the floor area of the average new three-bedroom home in the UK is 88 sq m (947 sq ft) – some 8 sq m (86 sq ft) short of its recommended space.

If three bedrooms at 947-ft is the norm, 6 bedrooms at 1859 sq ft is about average. So, it’s not beyond the dreams of hardworkers, some of whom may dream of much bigger things than sharing a six-bedroom home with 12 others in the provinces. (Her partner Jake is also in residence.)

The Express says the home boasts a “colossal 355 sq ft kitchen and dining area”.

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