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Good morning members — we were hoping to send you an interesting interview with the former leader of Oldham council today, but the piece isn’t quite ready to publish yet. Sometimes when you offer people who are mentioned in a piece a chance to comment on the story, they mention things that you want to follow up on. So we will bring you that piece soon.

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