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Kenyan slum-dwellers in sponsored fast to tackle UK pet obesity

Africans appalled that some of these dogs can't even stand upA shocking study by the PDSA which revealed over a third of dogs in the UK are overweight has prompted people in Kibera slum, Kenya, to raise awareness of the dangers of obesity in Western pets.

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Posted: Mar 20th, 2011
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Coalition government to define new poverty levels based on size of plasma TV

Nick Clegg’s speech will give a speech tomorrow confirming that anyone with a plasma TV under 37 inches is ‘marginal breadline’.

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Posted: Sep 16th, 2010
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‘Degsy’ from Redditch tops UK Skint List

Registered at his parents’ house ‘for tax reasons’

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Posted: Apr 30th, 2007
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