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Britain In Stronger Europe, Frances O'Grady, TUC and Vote In campaign with campaign poster, mobile advertisment van, London. TUC Report says Brexit will have a negative impact on wages, jobs and rights at work. It finds that by 2030 the average weekly wage would be £38 lower if Britain leaves the EU. Launch of Better Off In, working people and the case for remaining in the EU © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Britain In Stronger Europe, Frances O’Grady, TUC and Vote In campaign with campaign poster, mobile advertisment van, London. TUC Report says Brexit will have a negative impact on wages, jobs and rights at work. It finds that by 2030 the average weekly wage would be £38 lower if Britain leaves the EU. Launch of Better Off In, working people and the case for remaining in the EU
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Greece, Athens, A mural depicting the euro currency being crushed and bleeding by a pirate figure. Bank closures and capital controls have been imposed in Greece after Syriza announced a bailout referendum on 5 July for voters to decide whether to accept austerity cuts imposed by the Trokia. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, A mural depicting the euro currency being crushed and bleeding by a pirate figure. Bank closures and capital controls have been imposed in Greece after Syriza announced a bailout referendum on 5 July for voters to decide whether to accept austerity cuts imposed by the Trokia.
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Greece, Athens, worried pensioners unable to draw their pensions waiting outside a closed branch of Greek National bank as a bank holiday and capital controls are imposed . © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, worried pensioners unable to draw their pensions waiting outside a closed branch of Greek National bank as a bank holiday and capital controls are imposed .
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Greece, Athens, customers queue to withdraw money from an ATM cash machine. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, customers queue to withdraw money from an ATM cash machine.
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Greece, Athens, Alexis Tsipras appearing on TV announcing a referendum on 5 July to decide whether to accept a bailout deal and austerity cuts offered by the Trokia © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, Alexis Tsipras appearing on TV announcing a referendum on 5 July to decide whether to accept a bailout deal and austerity cuts offered by the Trokia
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A Chinese student cutting her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student cutting her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
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A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
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A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London posting her hair. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London posting her hair. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
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An elderly women finding the money from her purse to make a purchase from a market stall, Loughborough, Leicestershire  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

An elderly women finding the money from her purse to make a purchase from a market stall, Loughborough, Leicestershire
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A member looking at cleaning products. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A member looking at cleaning products. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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A young girl buying her favourite sweets. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A young girl buying her favourite sweets. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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A young girl buying her favourite sweets. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A young girl buying her favourite sweets. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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A member buying food. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A member buying food. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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A staff member stacking shelves. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A staff member stacking shelves. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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A menu at the community shop cafe. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A menu at the community shop cafe. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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A young man on the 10 month chef training scheme. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A young man on the 10 month chef training scheme. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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Bread prices. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Bread prices. The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

The Community Shop, Goldthorpe, South Yorkshire.
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Grange Lane Cafe, Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Grange Lane Cafe, Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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Caparo Merchant Bar Plc and Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Caparo Merchant Bar Plc and Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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A demolished factory. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A demolished factory. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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Open to offers: A yard sale or garage sale of children's toys. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Open to offers: A yard sale or garage sale of children’s toys. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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Retired steelworkers playing snooker in the Redbourne social club owned by Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Retired steelworkers playing snooker in the Redbourne social club owned by Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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A view of housing. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A view of housing. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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Diners in a cafe. The community of Scunthorpe. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Diners in a cafe. The community of Scunthorpe. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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Housing. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Housing. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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A view of housing. Woman walking past a closed pub. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A view of housing. Woman walking past a closed pub. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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Father and son fishing on the river Don by the Tata Steelworks. Ramshaw, Rotherham, South Yorkshire.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Father and son fishing on the river Don by the Tata Steelworks. Ramshaw, Rotherham, South Yorkshire.
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Youth on the streets of Eastwood, Rotherham.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Youth on the streets of Eastwood, Rotherham.
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A closing down shop. Rotherham Centre, South Yorkshire.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A closing down shop. Rotherham Centre, South Yorkshire.
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Bingo Hall, Thybegh, Rotherham.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Bingo Hall, Thybegh, Rotherham.
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Housing in Kimberworth, an Asian area. Kimberworth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Housing in Kimberworth, an Asian area. Kimberworth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire.
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A young couple walking past a mural on an abandoned shop front. Rotherham centre, South Yorkshire. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A young couple walking past a mural on an abandoned shop front. Rotherham centre, South Yorkshire.
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A muslim couple walk past a white woman. Rotherham Centre, South Yorkshire.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A muslim couple walk past a white woman. Rotherham Centre, South Yorkshire.
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A man taunts police with his dog, Rotherham centre.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A man taunts police with his dog, Rotherham centre.
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A young girl playing in the street. Eastwood, Rotherham. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

A young girl playing in the street. Eastwood, Rotherham.
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EDL members camp outside Rotherham police station demanding Police Commissioner Shaun Wright resign from his post. Rotherham Centre, South Yorkshire.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

EDL members camp outside Rotherham police station demanding Police Commissioner Shaun Wright resign from his post. Rotherham Centre, South Yorkshire.
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The Peoples Assembly Budget Day protest against austerity and public spending cuts, Downing Street, London. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

The Peoples Assembly Budget Day protest against austerity and public spending cuts, Downing Street, London.
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Tax the rich. Bromley and Croydon Disabled People aginst the Cuts.  The Peoples Assembly Budget Day protest against austerity and public spending cuts, Downing Street, London. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Tax the rich. Bromley and Croydon Disabled People aginst the Cuts. The Peoples Assembly Budget Day protest against austerity and public spending cuts, Downing Street, London.
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Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group alternative budget.  The Peoples Assembly Budget Day protest against austerity and public spending cuts, Downing Street, London. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group alternative budget. The Peoples Assembly Budget Day protest against austerity and public spending cuts, Downing Street, London.
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Oakland, California–the hungry queue to obtain food from volunteers distributing food from the Alameda County Food Bank. © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Oakland, California–the hungry queue to obtain food from volunteers distributing food from the Alameda County Food Bank.
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Oakland, California–the hungry queue to obtain food from volunteers distributing food from the Alameda County Food Bank. © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Oakland, California–the hungry queue to obtain food from volunteers distributing food from the Alameda County Food Bank.
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Jayy aged 20 is paid £5 per hour to advertise as a Danny Domino's Pizza mascot figure, a walking advertisment, Dudley High St. The MacDonald's behind has closed down. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Jayy aged 20 is paid £5 per hour to advertise as a Danny Domino’s Pizza mascot figure, a walking advertisment, Dudley High St. The MacDonald’s behind has closed down.
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Joanne Turner and her daughters collecting bags of food from the Foodbank at a Methodist Church, Heath Hays, West Midlands. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Joanne Turner and her daughters collecting bags of food from the Foodbank at a Methodist Church, Heath Hays, West Midlands.
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TUC Austerity Uncovered bus tour visiting Dudley as it tours country to highlight the impact of Coalition cuts on UK workers and families © John

TUC Austerity Uncovered bus tour visiting Dudley as it tours country to highlight the impact of Coalition cuts on UK workers and families
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TUC Austerity Uncovered bus tour visiting Dudley as it tours country to highlight the impact of Coalition cuts on UK workers and families © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

TUC Austerity Uncovered bus tour visiting Dudley as it tours country to highlight the impact of Coalition cuts on UK workers and families
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Women's Pay demands over 4 decades. TUC Austerity Uncovered bus tour visiting Dudley as it tours country to highlight the impact of Coalition cuts on UK workers and families © John

Women’s Pay demands over 4 decades. TUC Austerity Uncovered bus tour visiting Dudley as it tours country to highlight the impact of Coalition cuts on UK workers and families
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Kathleen, watching politians on TV in her council flat in Ladywood, Birmingham. She was asked to pay bedroom tax for one room, which would take her into debt. She has lived in the flat for 13 years, first with her 3 daughters who now have moved out but come to visit and stay with her grandchildren. She works part time as a cleaner for the same employer for 19 years but is reliant on housing benefit. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.  © Timm Sonnenschein/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Kathleen, watching politians on TV in her council flat in Ladywood, Birmingham. She was asked to pay bedroom tax for one room, which would take her into debt. She has lived in the flat for 13 years, first with her 3 daughters who now have moved out but come to visit and stay with her grandchildren. She works part time as a cleaner for the same employer for 19 years but is reliant on housing benefit. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.
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Michael, in his council flat in Ladywood, Birmingham. He was asked to pay bedroom tax for two room, which would take him into debt. He initially moved in the house with his parents in 1970, later lived here with his son and sister. Both have moved on but his son will return within a year. Michael a builder on sickness benefit is supposed to bring up £11 per extra room per week. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.  © Timm Sonnenschein/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Michael, in his council flat in Ladywood, Birmingham. He was asked to pay bedroom tax for two room, which would take him into debt. He initially moved in the house with his parents in 1970, later lived here with his son and sister. Both have moved on but his son will return within a year. Michael a builder on sickness benefit is supposed to bring up £11 per extra room per week. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.
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The tenant of a council flat in Ladywood, Birmingham looks at a letter asking for the weekly bedroom tax payment of £15.38 for an extra bedroom which would take him into debt. He initially moved in 11 years ago. The room is used twice a week for his visiting teenage daughter who otherwise lives with her mother. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.  © Timm Sonnenschein/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

The tenant of a council flat in Ladywood, Birmingham looks at a letter asking for the weekly bedroom tax payment of £15.38 for an extra bedroom which would take him into debt. He initially moved in 11 years ago. The room is used twice a week for his visiting teenage daughter who otherwise lives with her mother. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.
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Roddy and his neighbour talking, both effected by the bedroom tax, Ladywood, Birmingham. He was asked to pay bedroom tax for one room, which would take him into debt. He initially moved in 11 years ago. The room is used twice a week for his visiting teenage daughter who otherwise lives with her mother. Roddy a social worker was made redundant in 2009. He is supposed to bring up £15 bedroom tax per week. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.  © Timm Sonnenschein/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Roddy and his neighbour talking, both effected by the bedroom tax, Ladywood, Birmingham. He was asked to pay bedroom tax for one room, which would take him into debt. He initially moved in 11 years ago. The room is used twice a week for his visiting teenage daughter who otherwise lives with her mother. Roddy a social worker was made redundant in 2009. He is supposed to bring up £15 bedroom tax per week. Ladywood has the highest number of people in Birmingham effected by the bedroom tax.
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