Benefit cheat bride used 10,000 of taxpayers" cash to fund wedding in Antigua

The sunshine swindler: Benefit cheat bride used 10,000 of taxpayers' cash to fund dream wedding in CaribbeanAbigail Martin, from Sussex, received suspended sentence over three-year fraudSpent taxpayers' money on luxury spa treatments and Disney World holiday | UPDATED: 14:42 GMT, 14 December 2012 Fraud: Abigail Martin, pictured in Antigua on her wedding day, swindled 10,000 from taxpayers A benefit cheat who used taxpayers' money to pay for a luxury wedding in the Caribbean has escaped jail. Abigail Martin spent three years pretending to be a single parent in order to claim more than 10,000 in housing and council tax benefits to which she was not entitled

Christmas: Pets get more presents than partners say Pets At Home

Sorry, darling, I spent all the Christmas cash on Fido: Pet owners splurge more money on presents for their animals than for partners At least 75% of pet-owners buy gifts for their four-legged friendsSome 66% spend more on a pet than a partnerAverage spend is 38Pets At Home have already sold 49,000 pet advent calenders in the UK | UPDATED: 11:07 GMT, 30 November 2012 Britain's boyfriends and girlfriends may well be getting present envy this festive season. Especially when they look under the tree on Christmas morning and find the dog has more presents than they do