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If you think that negotiating with this person further is fruitless then you might have to consider making an application to the Small Claims track of the County Court.
Technically, before you do so you should write a letter before action giving 14 days to pay. If you wish you can still accept the weekly payments and give them 14 days to make the first payment. Or, if they have already defaulted on the agreed payment plan then you can just demand the full sum. You can see how to set out a letter before action here: https://www.which.co.uk/consumer-rights/letter/letter-before-small-claims-court-claim.
Next, if she doesn't reply adequately or does not pay up then you can issue the small claim online: https://www.gov.uk/make-court-claim-for-money.
You will have to pay a small fee to issue but you can also claim this back.
Ultimately if you get a judgment against this person you can then apply to have the bailiffs try and recover money from her. Or, you could apply for an order that money is taken from her benefits each month and paid to you.
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