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Asked what the contingency plans were for fuel in Scotland and whether any COBRA meetings were planned, the Prime Minister’s Spokesman (PMS) replied that she was not aware of any planned COBRA meetings, but she would check. As Malcolm Wicks was saying this morning, what we were encouraging and what we wanted to see happen […]

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Asked about comments this morning that there were "no-go areas" in prisons in Britain where inmates were basically in control, the PMS replied that the Prison Officers Association had responded in their way, but the Ministry of Justice had issued a response saying that it was simply not true that there were areas of prisons […]

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Asked about the Archbishop of Canterbury’s comments on personal debt, and was the Prime Minister concerned that young people were going into too much debt, the PMS replied that it was the case that people struggling with personal debt were already being helped by a range of measures introduced by the Government. The Department for […]

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Asked about a possible reshuffle after the local elections, the PMS replied that as people knew, it was the case that somebody sitting in her position would never comment on reshuffle speculation. But she believed that her political colleague had already made his views known on this story to some members of the Lobby. original […]

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