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TUC leader to attack government austerity policy

10 September 2012 Last updated at 07:40 BST

The leader of the Trades Union Congress will today launch a scathing attack on the government's economic policies at the TUC's annual congress in Brighton.

In his last speech as General Secretary, Brendan Barber will warn that the UK faces years of austerity unless the government changes direction.

Chris Mason reports.