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Travellers’ Check

by | 16th, May 2005

‘IF you want to know how well this country is doing, you can forget house prices, inflation and the cost of a Bacardi Breezer and see how many of us are contracting malaria.

Made in the Gambia

If the prevalence of the tropical disease is taken as a guide to spending power and how good we feel about ourselves, we as a nation are doing very well indeed.

The Guardian reports that last year around 2,000 people returned to Britain carrying the toxic equivalent of

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