Daily Archives: February 14, 2011

Quarter of RAF trainee pilots to be sacked in defence spending cull

Up to 100 student pilots will be told the news on Tuesday with some of them only a few hours away from becoming fully qualified to fly fighters, helicopters and transport aircraft. The cuts will mean the waste of an … Continue reading

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Jobs-at-risk list tops 160,000

The number of jobs cut or threatened with the axe at local authorities has passed the 160,000 mark, with more councils set to announce redundancies in the coming weeks. The GMB union, which has been tracking council announcements as a … Continue reading

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Two wrongs don’t make a right, but they make a good excuse.  Thomas Szasz

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