By Bradshaw, Skinners, Smitson
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The house, all I got was a bed, a wardrobe and a sideboard…an she got the house, the furniture, the cooker, the washer, the dryer; the new gas fires, everything…cos I’d put in new gas fires as well with a new back boiler…new sofas…new chairs. It was worse when the ex-partner sold off the assets that were still being paid for on hire-purchase. ’ They say ‘Oh well; you’ll have to pay for it’…and I says ‘Oh no’; so…which I thought was not fair cos if I’d got the goods…or she’d took over the payments fair enough…but it ended up on me.
The next most common was a marriage followed by another marriage. 1 shows the relationship status (not formal marital status) of the non-resident fathers at the birth of their first or only absent child, and at the time of the interview. At the time of the interview the largest group were those who were divorced from a previous marriage (25 per cent). Most men were now single (58 per cent), 24 per cent were married and 18 per cent were cohabiting. However, again this hides the real complexity of the status of the fathers.
Of those unemployed and looking for work a fifth (20 per cent) had been unemployed for six weeks or less, over half (54 per cent) had been unemployed for six months or more, 15 per cent for over a year, and two fathers had been unemployed for five years. Among the 16 per cent of the total sample who were unemployed but not looking for work about half (55 per cent) were unable to work Employment and income 51 due to sickness or disability, 5 per cent were in full-time education and nine fathers were looking after home and family.
Absent Fathers by Bradshaw, Skinners, Smitson