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Man sacked for political campaign


A job centre worker behind the campaign to oust the Bromsgrove MP Julie Kirkbride over the expenses scandal has lost his job.

Mark France was sacked by managers at the Jobcentre in Bromsgrove for gross misconduct.

The Department for Work and Pensions said he had broken its code of conduct by engaging in political activities.


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