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Attention deficit #1 – Weekly Debt News Round Up

This is the first of what will (hopefully) be a weekly round up of debt-related stories from around the web. Please do let us know of anything you think deserves to be included by emailing us at, tweeting @DebtResistUK or posting on our Facebook page.

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LOBO loans Documentary

In 2015, Debt Resistance UK research using the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) helped Channel 4 Dispatches produce the documentary: “How Councils Blow Your Millions”  which looked at risky and potentially unlawful LOBO loans between banks and councils like the London Borough of Newham. Join Debt Resistance UK to watch excerpts from C4 Dispatches, and for a discussion on LOBO […]

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LOBO loan Hackday

Debt Resistance UK needs your help to investigate LOBO loans! Join us for a HackDay dedicated to gathering, analysing and making accessible data on how banks have been fleecing the public via toxic loans to Councils. So far we’ve uncovered that Councils in the UK have fallen prey to over £15bn of unfair loans from banks like […]

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