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Independent
George Osborne denies claims he opposed EU referendum because he feared public would vote to leaveA spokesman for the Chancellor dismissed the suggestion as “nonsense” but a bio
George Osborne denies claims he opposed EU referendum because he feared public would vote to leave
Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
A spokesman for the Chancellor dismissed the suggestion as “nonsense” but a biography by Sir Anthony Seldon claims the issue created a “rare schism” between Mr Osborne and the Prime Minister. Sources also told the Daily Mail that Mr Osborne, former... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nobody in the Labour race has the makings of a leaderEqually, Labour gained 62 seats under Neil Kinnock, tragically lost John Smith,
Nobody in the Labour race has the makings of a leader
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Equally, Labour gained 62 seats under Neil Kinnock, tragically lost John Smith, then gained 84 under Tony Blair, lost 97 under Gordon Brown and then lost another 26 under Ed Miliband. Labour has been moving fast in the wrong direction for at least 5... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
NHS privatisation: How the health service is being dismantled in 10 easy steps You might feel like nothing has changed in the national health service - but
NHS privatisation: How the health service is being dismantled in 10 easy steps
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
You might feel like nothing has changed in the national health service - but actually, the government has legally abolished it and are working to make that abolition a... Read more
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Independent
The Media Column: Culture Secretary John Whittingdale will be the centre of attention as telly types gather in EdinburghIt’s the Culture Secretary, John Whittingdale, who is no stranger to this famou
The Media Column: Culture Secretary John Whittingdale will be the centre of attention as telly types gather in Edinburgh
Independent / Posted 7 days ago
It’s the Culture Secretary, John Whittingdale, who is no stranger to this famously raucous gathering of telly types, tagged to the tail end of Auld Reekie’s month of arts-based festivities. ITV executives might recall a lively night out at a karaoke... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Jeremy Corbyn: 'Let's rebuild Nottingham's manufacturing industry'The front runner of Labour's leadership contest has called for industry to make
Jeremy Corbyn: 'Let's rebuild Nottingham's manufacturing industry'
Nottingham Post / Posted 10 days ago
The front runner of Labour's leadership contest has called for industry to make a comeback in Nottingham - and promised to invest to make it happen if he gets elected. Jeremy Corbyn, the MP for Islington North, visited the city as he continued his... Read more
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Farming Life
ROD & GUN: Who is to blame for the state of Ulster grouse moors? Top dog: Davy ONeill and his wife Lynn with champion red setter Glynbank Arami
ROD & GUN: Who is to blame for the state of Ulster grouse moors?
Farming Life / Posted 12 days ago
Top dog: Davy ONeill and his wife Lynn with champion red setter Glynbank Aramis and the trophies he won at the prestigious trials on Ballihope grouse moor in Co Durham. Clive Aslet,... Read more
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The New Statesman
100 days of solitude: how has the new Conservative government governed?So what do we think of it so far? Jill Rutter, IfG Programme Director In the
100 days of solitude: how has the new Conservative government governed?
The New Statesman / Posted 14 days ago
So what do we think of it so far? Jill Rutter, IfG Programme Director In the UK system, a majority (however slim) changes everything – at least for a while. So while the first thing to note about David Cameron’s government was the surprising... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Loyal bus company staff are rewarded for serviceA GROUP of bus company staff have clocked up more than 450 years of combined se
Loyal bus company staff are rewarded for service
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 23 days ago
A GROUP of bus company staff have clocked up more than 450 years of combined service helping passengers get around the city. The man longest behind the wheel was father-of-four Mohammad Faradoon, with 45 years’ service. Grandfather-of-one Mr... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Loyal bus company staff are rewarded for serviceA GROUP of bus company staff have clocked up more than 450 years of combined se
Loyal bus company staff are rewarded for service
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 days ago
A GROUP of bus company staff have clocked up more than 450 years of combined service helping passengers get around the city. The man longest behind the wheel was father-of-four Mohammad Faradoon, with 45 years’ service. Grandfather-of-one Mr... Read more
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Scotsman
Osborne’s privatisation plans dwarf past 20 years George Osborne is set to raise almost £40 billion through the sale of public
Osborne’s privatisation plans dwarf past 20 years
Scotsman / Posted 25 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise almost £40 billion through the sale of public assets this year, a total that amounts to more than every privatisation of the past two decades combined, it emerged... Read more
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Daily Mirror
George Osborne is set for a record breaking campaign of privatisationIn what has been dubbed the “Great British Sell-Off”, the chancellor is set to
George Osborne is set for a record breaking campaign of privatisation
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
In what has been dubbed the “Great British Sell-Off”, the chancellor is set to flog off public owned stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations - raking in a one-off windfall of around £31.7 billion in 2016/17. This is more than the total of... Read more
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Express and Star
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years « Express & StarThe selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to g
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 26 days ago
The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8 billion for the Chancellor in 2015/16. This is more than the total of £31.7 billion raised by all privatisations since 1993, new analysis by the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsIt would also be the largest amount of money raised through the disposal of pub
Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
It would also be the largest amount of money raised through the disposal of public assets in any 12-month period in modern history. Unite general secretary Len McCluskey described the findings as "the sale of the century" and accused Mr Osborne of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Northern Echo
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsIt would also be the largest amount of money raised through the disposal of pub
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Northern Echo / Posted 26 days ago
It would also be the largest amount of money raised through the disposal of public assets in any 12-month period in modern history. Unite general secretary Len McCluskey described the findings as "the sale of the century" and accused Mr Osborne of... Read more
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Shropshire Star
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years « Shropshire StarThe selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to g
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 26 days ago
The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8 billion for the chancellor in 2015/16. This is more than the total of £31.7 billion raised by all privatisations since 1993, new analysis by the... Read more
133 related stories
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West Moreland Gazette
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Kingston Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Oxford Mail
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Oxford Mail / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Streatham Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Bury Times
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Bury Times / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Gazette
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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guardian-series
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
guardian-series / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Harrow Times
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Harrow Times / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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This is West Country
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
This is West Country / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Gazette News
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Gazette News / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
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Bolton News
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Bolton News / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
133 related stories
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Belfast Telegraph
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years George Osborne began his programme of sell-offs this week when he authorised
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne began his programme of sell-offs this week when he authorised the disposal of £2.1 billion of shares in RBS George Osborne is set to raise more money this... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
133 related stories
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
133 related stories
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Croydon Guardian
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 yearsGeorge Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public
George Osborne to sell more public assets in 12 months than in past 20 years
Croydon Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
George Osborne is set to raise more money this year through the sale of public assets than every privatisation of the past two decades combined. The selling of stakes in Royal Mail, RBS and other organisations is likely to generate around £31.8... Read more
133 related stories
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heraldscotland
Splits as 'deadwood rebel' who formed rival party readmitted to LabourBut it has now emerged that party rules have been waived to allow the veteran f
Splits as 'deadwood rebel' who formed rival party readmitted to Labour
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
But it has now emerged that party rules have been waived to allow the veteran former councillor back into the Labour fold. Sources claim it is thank you for his efforts campaigning for a No vote during the Referendum and for Labour during the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jeremy Corbyn is injecting a little humanity into Labour's war of attritionThough David Cameron, with his talk of “swarms” of migrants, fell short of that
Jeremy Corbyn is injecting a little humanity into Labour's war of attrition
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
Though David Cameron, with his talk of “swarms” of migrants, fell short of that standard, Labour’s response has also been inadequate. On Monday Jeremy Corbyn took a different tack, arguing that the PM should look for a humanitarian rather than a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Labour leadership race: Jeremy Corbyn could be the next Prime Minister, says Ken Clarke The Tory grandee Ken Clarke warned his party against disregarding Jeremy Corb
Labour leadership race: Jeremy Corbyn could be the next Prime Minister, says Ken Clarke
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
The Tory grandee Ken Clarke warned his party against disregarding Jeremy Corbyn Jeremy Corbyn could be the next Prime Minister if he wins the Labour leadership... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Honiton men bowl to success in Top Club and County Trophy matches Tuesday, August 4, 2015 Honiton men are celebrating success in both the Coun
Honiton men bowl to success in Top Club and County Trophy matches
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 26 days ago
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 Honiton men are celebrating success in both the County Top Club and County Trophy, writes Ann Brown. To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Former child actor cleared of lying to police after making Ken Clarke abuse claimsAn actor has been acquitted of lying to police, after he was accused of falsely
Former child actor cleared of lying to police after making Ken Clarke abuse claims
Nottingham Post / Posted a month ago
An actor has been acquitted of lying to police, after he was accused of falsely claiming he was groped by Rushcliffe MP Ken Clarke. Benjamin Fellows, 40, told police he was sexually assaulted by the then-Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1994 after... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ken Clarke case actor Ben Fellows relieved to be cleared An actor who claimed former Chancellor Ken Clarke molested him during a cash-
Ken Clarke case actor Ben Fellows relieved to be cleared
Belfast Telegraph / Posted a month ago
An actor who claimed former Chancellor Ken Clarke molested him during a cash-for-questions TV sting 20 years ago has been cleared of perverting the course of justice An actor who claimed... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Ken Clarke sex abuse claim: Actor Ben Fellows clearedAn actor who claimed he was sexually assaulted by Rushcliffe MP Ken Clarke has
Ken Clarke sex abuse claim: Actor Ben Fellows cleared
Nottingham Post / Posted a month ago
An actor who claimed he was sexually assaulted by Rushcliffe MP Ken Clarke has been cleared of perverting the course of justice. Ben Fellows, 40, of Solihull, in the West Midlands, had said the Conservative MP abused him in 1994. He stood trial at... Read more
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International Business Times
Ben Fellows cleared of perverting the course of justice after accusing Ken Clarke of sex abuseBen Fellows, who claimed he was sexually assaulted by Ken Clarke, has been clea
Ben Fellows cleared of perverting the course of justice after accusing Ken Clarke of sex abuse
International Business Times / Posted a month ago
Ben Fellows, who claimed he was sexually assaulted by Ken Clarke, has been cleared of perverting the course of justice. Fellows, 40, of Solihull, in the West Midlands, accused the Conservative MP of plying him with alcohol and then abusing him in... Read more
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Daily Star
Child star who claimed Ken Clarke groped him cleared of perverting course of justiceINNOCENT: Ben Fellows has been cleared of perverting the course of justice Ben
Child star who claimed Ken Clarke groped him cleared of perverting course of justice
Daily Star / Posted a month ago
INNOCENT: Ben Fellows has been cleared of perverting the course of justice Ben Fellows, 40, had alleged the leading Tory politician had plied him with booze and carried out the sexual assault while he was working undercover on a cash-for-questions... Read more
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Evening Standard
Former child actor who accused ex-Chancellor Ken Clarke of sexual assault is cleared of perverting course of justiceBen Fellows, 40, claimed the Tory MP had plied him with alcohol and groped him
Former child actor who accused ex-Chancellor Ken Clarke of sexual assault is cleared of perverting course of justice
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
Ben Fellows, 40, claimed the Tory MP had plied him with alcohol and groped him in the office of a lobbyist while he was working undercover for ITV's Cook Report in 1994. In 2012 the allegations were published in print and online and he made a... Read more
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