20th October 2000 at 01:00
CALL me old-fashioned but I was stunned by the leaflet sent to National Union of Teachers members this week, promoting the Teacher's Provident Society as a savings scheme for teachers. It was accompanied by a supporting letter signed by Doug McAvoy and contained the folloing words.

"At the end of the 10-year savings period, the money is yours to spend as you wish. So you can start planning your child's education, for example."

Maybe this is "New NUT".

Mark Waller

Gillridge Green

Crowborough, East Sussex

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