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Rowling row

JK ROWLING, author of the Harry Potter books, has attacked the notion that single mothers are "feckless teenagers trying to get council flats". Ms Rowling, a single mother herself, donated pound;50,000 to the National Council for One Parent Families and is an "ambassador" for the charity.

Reports compiled by Jon Slater, with the help of the National Children's Bureau.

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