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How might the eurozone debt crisis hurt the UK?

11 November 2011 Last updated at 19:03 GMT

The Chancellor George Osborne has said that the financial turmoil in the eurozone poses a danger to the UK economy, but is Britain ready to weather the storm?

The BBC's Hugh Pym has been taking a look at how debt problems in Italy and France are affecting pensions, borrowing costs and businesses in the UK.