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The Room

The heavy door closed behind them with a creaking, grating noise. It was dark; very dark. As their eyes adjusted, a tiny window, or was it a hole, in the angled ceiling, gave just enough light to see the centre of the large room. The corners were shrouded in darkness. The four friends had been
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Let the Train take the Strain

Richard quietly cursed his luck. He had missed the early train because of the stupid taxi passenger at the station entrance, who had opened the door without looking, hitting him in the knee. Nothing was broken, but he was now limping along like Long John Silver. The early train was always less crowded and he
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The Visitors

The Visitors The sound of voices outside the door was muted, but still it woke him from his sleep. He had been listless since they stopped. His travelling companions lay asleep on the makeshift bed, which kept them from the cold floor. The space was dark, with only the very small amount of light from
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Pension Rules Change

The rules on how you can access your pension savings from age 55 have changed. From age 55, you can access as much of your savings from your defined contribution pension scheme (also known as money purchase schemes/personal pensions) as you want under new ‘pensions flexibility’ rules. However, schemes don’t have to offer these options.
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