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  Do you have a paper round?
Updated 17 June 2004, 11.42
Send us your paper round stories
A paper round is a fab way of earning some extra dosh, that's why nearly half of you who have jobs have got a paper round.

But we've heard there are newsagents that give kids too much work. Is your paper round a nightmare?

Fact File
Paper round
If you are under 16 and still at school then the law says:
You can't work before 7am or after 7pm
You aren't meant to work more than 12 hours per week
On a school day you shouldn't be working for more than 2 hours
You aren't allowed to work in a factory or deliver milk!
In most places you have to be over 13 to get a job

We want you to tell us your story!

We want to know:
How many hours are you working?
What time do you have to start?
How heavy are all the papers you have to carry?
How old were you when you started?

Fill in the form below to tell us your experiences.

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Your name

Your phone number

Your age

Your town

Your e-mail address

Your paper round story

We only want your phone number if you'd like Newsround to contact you about your story. We won't keep it on file, and we won't pass them to anyone else.
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