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Plymouth City Council leader calls for inquiry after Jubilee volunteers were left stranded in London

Unemployed people from the city were hired as unpaid stewards for the Jubilee pageant as part of the government's Work Programme Credit: Emma Coles/EMPICS Entertainment/PA

The Leader of Plymouth City Council is calling for an inquiry after unemployed people from the city, hired as unpaid stewards for the Jubilee pageant, were left stranded in London.

A security company has apologised after volunteers on the Government's work programme were dropped off too early and told to sleep under London Bridge.

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