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Technology 'priority for Britons'


Consumers in the UK are more willing to give up holidays, meals out and new clothes than cut back on their use of new technology.

Research by Ofcom suggests mobile phones, TV and internet spending are regarded as a higher priority than almost anything except food.

Tom Symonds reports.


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