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Rich ‘keeping their fingers crossed’ on budget

As George Osborne finalises his first budget unencumbered by a coalition cabinet, some of the country’s richest people are nervously awaiting the result after five years of hardship in which they had to move large amounts of their wealth offshore.

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Posted: Jul 7th, 2015
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Equalities groups hail Britain’s first white upper-class Prime Minister

didn't believe he'd see this in his lifetimeOnly a year after the inauguration of the first black President of the United States, equalities campaigners are celebrating a changed Britain after a white upper-class man this week ascended to the highest political office in the land.

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Posted: May 9th, 2015
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Britain taken over by ‘culturally isolated’ schools linked to extreme wealth

A joint Ofsted-MI5 report released today revealed the extent to which Britain is being run by former pupils of a shady network of schools, open only to individuals with links to extreme wealth. Many of the schools apparently hide their activities behind high stone walls and ‘educate’ under the pretence of being charities.

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Posted: Jun 10th, 2014
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One million people fail new ‘you should be richer’ target

‘From today, we believe everyone should be rich enough to shop at Morrisons,’ said Chancellor George Osborne.

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Posted: Dec 17th, 2010
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Lab tests confirm father-of-two ‘not made of money’

After years of repeatedly insisting to his wife and sons that he was not, as they seemed to believe, ‘made of money’, Mike Whitehouse from the West Midlands has undergone a series of genetic tests to obtain conclusive proof.

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Posted: Oct 8th, 2010
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