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Chancellor to chair private meeting with BoE and FSA over Northern Rock

The Chancellor is chairing a meeting of representatives today from the Bank of England and the Financial Services Authority to assess the current situation at Northern Rock.

Bank of England Governor Mervyn King and an FSA representative will meet with Alastair Darling in a private meeting about the bank.

A Treasury spokesperson says: “I can confirm that there will be a meeting but as it’s a private meeting we can’t give out any information or comment on what’s happening.”

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