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Thread #54636   Message #855098
Posted By: DMcG
30-Dec-02 - 04:03 AM
Thread Name: Sign a E Petition to 10 Downing St PELs
Subject: RE: Sign a E Petition to 10 Downing St PELs
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Fiddler wanted some statistics. The UK Office of National Statistics is the place to go. http://www.statistics.gov.uk/census2001/ will give lots of info, including an Excel spreadsheet with the population in each category.

In yesterdays "Observer", there was a review of 2002 by 'celebs' asked to vote for highlights and turkeys. Here's the 'Turkey' from one Eliza Carthy:

Turkey: Kim Howells, the Minister in charge of the new 'two-in-a-bar' legislation which has resulted in a number of folk venues being closed down. Will he sleep at night when he realises he's killing off our indigenous culture?