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‘Banks to be replaced with sweeties and bouncy castles’, promises Milliband

Labour leader Ed Milliband has given a pre-election pledge to replace failing high street banks with bouncy castles and to give all Labour voters a ‘big bag of sweeties’.

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Posted: Jan 20th, 2014
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Desperate bankers turn to payday loans to fund bonuses

As austerity measures continue to pinch, the Royal Bank of Scotland is concerned that shareholders may not approve a penurious 200% bonus for their frugal staff.

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Posted: Jan 19th, 2014
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Alzheimer’s research to skip over memories of coalition years

David Cameron has promised £132 million annual funding to research Alzheimer’s diseases by 2025, on the understanding that no attempt will be made to remind voters of his failure to reform the banking industry, his ‘selfie’ at Nelson Mandela’s funeral or his life-size Nick Clegg doll.

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Posted: Dec 12th, 2013
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Police check historic images of Oxford rioters

gang culture 'unacceptable'Oxford police are now engaged in checking images of rioting youths going back as far as 30 years in an attempt to put names to faces and bring the culprits to justice.

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Posted: Aug 18th, 2011
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Osborne slashes petrol from 135p to 140p per litre

Flags flew across the nation as grateful motorists celebrated the slashing of petrol prices from 135p a litre to and incredible 139p or even 140p.

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Posted: Mar 29th, 2011
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