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No Closure sign outside Honda Swindon car plant which will close in 2021 with the loss of 3,500 jobs
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Subprime Mortgage Default Detroit, Michigan USA A house on Detroit’s east side being sold at a foreclosure auction. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Maplin electronics store closing, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire. The retailer, which has 2,300 employees, has entered administration
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Closing down Toys R Us store, Coventry
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Closing down Toys R Us store, Coventry
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Filthy, frozen bench seat due to a burst water main, Globe Town, East London. A bus passing
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Den of Thieves, American heist film advertisement, Canary Wharf, Bank of America, London Docklands
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Dockside workers at the harbour, Lisbon, Portugal 1968
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Carillion liquidation, thousands of jobs at risk. Work has stopped the 350 million Midland Metropolitan Hospital, Smethwick, Birmingham. A worried Agency worker leaving
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Carillion liquidation has put thousands of jobs at risk. Work has stopped on the 700 million Paradise redevelopment in Birmingham city centre
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Carillion liquidation putting thousands of jobs at risk. Work has stopped on the 700 million Paradise redevelopment in Birmingham city centre
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Northern Rock Bank liquidity crisis. Savers with the Northern Rock Bank queue outside the Bank’s Market Street branch, Newcastle Upon Tyne
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Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Prototype TX5 production. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Prototype TX5 production. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely
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Chairman Carl-Peter Forster arriving in a TX5 at the launch. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Chairman Carl-Peter Forster arriving in a TX5 at the launch. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely
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