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Part of Business of the House – in the House of Commons at 12:24 pm on 14th December 2006.

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Photo of Julia Goldsworthy Julia Goldsworthy Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Treasury 12:24 pm, 14th December 2006

Given that post offices are the economic and social heart of many rural communities, does the Secretary of State accept that these proposals do not align with the Department for Communities and Local Government's stated priority, which is to make our rural communities more economically, social and more environmentally sustainable? Does he also accept that vulnerable people—