Deaf News: ‘Two sign language fraudsters ordered to repay £400,000’ via BBC News

Posted on September 9, 2016



Via BBC News:

Two fraudsters who went on lavish holidays abroad after illegally claiming hundreds of thousands of pounds have been ordered to pay back the money.

Angela Poole and her partner George Taylor falsely claimed they had provided sign language services to a government scheme.

They have been ordered to repay more than £400,000.

The couple were based in Derby when they made the claims from 2008-2013.

Read the full story: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-derbyshire-37298032

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