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Lincoln plastic bag reaches £1,200 on eBay

The plastic bag set for bidding.

The 5p bag tax has created divides across Lincoln and the UK. However, one eBay seller decided to join in by selling a bag of his own on the site, with the current bid set at £1,200.

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Businesses should pay for students’ fees, says UCU report

The small increase of 5p in the pound for businesses could end tuition fees. Photo: Mark Bridge

The University and College Union and Compass are calling for the removal of tuition fees in exchange for a new “business education tax”, which could cover the cost of tuition fees for every UK student.

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