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Published Sat 12 Jan 2013
Issue No. 2335

‘More flooding misery for the North but look on the bright side: daffodils bloom in Cornwall’

A Daily Mail headline


‘The fact some give food to food banks merely enables people who can’t budget or don’t want to, to have more money to spend on alcohol, cigarettes etc’

Chris Steward, a Tory councillor in York, attacks food banks


‘It was all artistic, topless stuff, nothing hardcore’

Stringfellows on mobile phone pictures sold by a firm founded by Tory MP Rob Wilson


‘Russia is a great democracy’

Gerard Depardieu leaves France to become a tax exile in Russia


‘Services to the reform of the NHS pension scheme’

Official reason why Tim Sands, deputy director of NHS pay, pensions and employment services, was given an OBE


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Sat 12 Jan 2013, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 2335
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