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Which benefit now?

Hello all, my first post so here goes, I "failed" a ESA assessment July last year and was advised by DWP that I had two other benefit options I could apply for,  UC and JSA.I chose UC as I was not fit for work, but was unaware that there was a qualifying period of 13 weeks before any benefit would be payable. I attended a UC assessment and was subsequently awarded the enhanced disability rate, in the mean time I went through the long process of reconsideration and tribunal with ESA which resulted in a decision in my favour. 
My questions are  will I stay on UC or be returned to ESA from which I should not have been denied ?
What level of benefit will be due to me for the ESA excluded period ?
I am 60 y old ,married, my wife receives state pension.
Any help would be appreciated, thank you. 

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