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iPads all round for cost-cutting MPs

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More good news for MPs. After a "successful trial", all 650 members of parliament are to be given free iPads. The Commons has started a "rapid rollout" of the gadgets at a cost of up to £429,000.
Issue 2303

More good news for MPs. After a “successful trial”, all 650 members of parliament are to be given free iPads. The Commons has started a “rapid rollout” of the gadgets at a cost of up to £429,000.

The government claims this will somehow save money. Perhaps they could save even more by giving all of us an iPad too?

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