10th August 2001 at 01:00
* Recently I went to a job interview 40 miles from where I live and it was only when I got home that it struck me that no mention had been made of travelling expenses: is this no longer a practice in schools? Perhaps if it were reinstated, unsuccesful interviewees would at least have the satisfaction of being paid for their waste of time.

Patricia Bruce 65, Pipers Field Uckfield, East Sussex

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