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Cameron: Businesses say red tape 'holding them back'

Cutting thousands of pages of bureaucratic guidance will mean the Government becoming the first administration in modern history to have reduced red tape for businesses over the course of a parliament, David Cameron has claimed.

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Cameron: We should 'get out of the way' of businesses

In a speech to the Federation of Small Businesses, David Cameron has said that the Government needs to "get out of the way" of business.

Mr Cameron said: "There are areas where government needs to get out of the way of small business success."

He added that he doesn't want to see high streets being "hollowed out" and instead wants to see shops thrive.

"I really want to see our high Streets be a success, I don't want to see a hollowing out of our high streets," he said.

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