Benefit cheat 'filmed water-skiing'

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%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%A woman who claimed £140,000 in benefits by fraudulently saying she was wheelchair bound was caught after she was filmed water-skiing.

Janet Curtis, 64, pleaded guilty to nine offences of dishonesty spanning more than a decade when she appeared before Ipswich Crown Court yesterday, Suffolk Coastal District Council said.