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MANDY'S golden �11,000

Issue No. 1708

MANDY'S golden �11,000

PETER MANDELSON is refusing to return the �11,000 "golden handshake" he received when he resigned in December 1998 as trade secretary after his secret �373,000 home loan was revealed. Mandelson was reinstated in the cabinet as Northern Ireland secretary ten months after he left. But parliamentary rules say he can still keep the �11,000.


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Sat 5 Aug 2000, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1708
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