Definition of 'lone parent'
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The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
If you are a lone parent bringing up children, you should go out to work.The Sun (2010)
Other statistics in the report include that 28 per cent of children in lone parent households live in relative poverty.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2006) The Sun (2008)
Proposals to stop income support payments in October next year to lone parents when their child reaches the age of 12 were confirmed.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2007)
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