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Starmer calls for ‘flexible’ furlough as UK enters recession

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Starmer calls for ‘flexible’ furlough as UK enters recession

Starmer calls for ‘flexible’ furlough as UK enters recession

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer reacts to the news that the UK has entered recession,and reiterates the party’s call for “more flexibility with furlough”.

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Bull Moose Blog @MarxmanHart @Tredders90 And a pretty big one. A flexible approach to ending furlough rather than a one sized appro… https://t.co/hXFCZISAhn 6 days ago