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If you are receiving ESA then that is a means tested benefit.
You can have up to £5k in savings before it has to be declared.
I would imagine that payment is the issue.
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Then they may prosecute you for fraud.
Or they may just ask you to repay.
Then they may prosecute you.
But probably they would just ask you to repay.
They will let you repay over time but they might well stop your claim
It is not likely to come to that though.