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Exclusive: Machines 'could do a third of British jobs by 2030'

Machines will be capable of doing more than a third of Britons' jobs by 2030, exclusive research for ITV's Tonight predicts.

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Rise of automation 'will hit low income workers hardest'

People on low incomes will be the hardest hit by the introduction of automation in the workplace in the next few decades, exclusive research for ITV's Tonight programme has found.

According to the research, people earning under £20,000 pounds a year are five times more likely to find that a machine will be capable of doing their job by 2030 than those that earn £100,000 a year.

Tonight: Man versus Machine airs on ITV at 7.30pm tonight (24 April).

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