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Self-employed plumber still on strike

can't stand idly by watching his career go down the drainSelf-employed Bolton plumber Dave North has today announced further strikes in an ongoing and increasingly bitter row with himself over pay and benefits.

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Posted: Jan 28th, 2011
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Axed council staff set up own council

local council bureaucracy now in triplicateThree people made redundant by Hampshire County Council have seized the opportunity to establish their own start-up local authority.

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Posted: Jan 21st, 2011
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Prophets of doom swell jobless numbers across Britain

Prophets of doom are set to join the hordes of civil servants and small loans advisors on dole queues across Britain as current supplies of doom outweigh future demand.

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Posted: Nov 10th, 2010
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Party Conference highlights break most-viewed record on BBC iPlayer

The BBC is struggling to install new equipment and network bandwidth in time to meet the unprecedented demand for access to highlights of the recent political party conferences.

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Posted: Oct 10th, 2010
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Government hopeful that every household will have someone on benefits by 2015

A pilot scheme has been running in parts of the country since the mid-1980s and is expected to be rolled out nationwide by 2015.

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Posted: Oct 2nd, 2010
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