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Throwing light on the real Leahy

Has Standard Life&#39s dulcet-toned marketing director Micheal Leahy somehow undergone a Damascene conversion?

What are we to make of strike threats and Leahy&#39s strident statement: “Make no mistake, if not addressed urgently by this Government, pensions could do for them what the poll tax did to the Tories.”

And now the union-bartered agreement for steel group Caparo to restore its final-salary schemes is being welcomed by Leahy.

A call to Standard Life assures us that Leahy remains at his desk and that we should not confuse him with the general secretary of the same name of the Iron and Steel Trades Confederation.

Ahh, that will be it then.

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