Church of England severs ties with Wonga

The Church of England has severed its ties with payday lender Wonga,
The Church of England has severed its ties with payday lender Wonga, Credit: PA

The Church of England has severed its ties with payday lender Wonga, the Church Commissioners for England said tonight.

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