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Now British Government Cuts Target Disabled Workers

Thursday 08 March 2012

‘Nearly 2,000 disabled workers are to be made redundant after the Government announced it is withdrawing its multi-million-pound subsidy from the state-owned disability employer Remploy.

In a move described by unions as “barbaric”, ministers confirmed that up to 36 of Remploy’s 54 factories across the UK would shut by the end of the year. When in opposition, both the Employment minister Chris Grayling and Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg had pledged to keep the factories open.’

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