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Spending Review: What is the social impact of the cuts?

Chancellor George Osborne has unveiled the biggest UK spending cuts since World War II, with welfare, councils and police budgets all hit.

The government says it wants to change Britain by reforming welfare and cutting waste.

The BBC's Mark Easton has been looking at the likely social impact on communities.

  • 20 Oct 2010
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