We were the first to reveal in May how Silver Voices planned to use the direct debit cancellation campaign to "gum up" the system.
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The Tories had previously promised to guarantee the benefit in the 2017 manifesto.
People over 75 had been entitled to a free TV licence since 2000 but the blanket exemption ended on August 1.