Granted the Government has tried to cushion the blow
with council tax benefit and the threat to cap the most extravagant local authorities.
We want to continue to cushion the blow
where we can by using our reserves strategically,'' said Superintendent Jim Brown.
One result has been that an English mother saw her son badly injured before the War Office could cushion the blow
INVESTORS who missed out on the abandoned William Hill flotationhave been set a Spring Double poser to cushion the blow
of having theirshare opportunity snatched away, writes Howard Wright.
It's now SIX red cards this season - the same number of points they have, and also goals scored Ex-UCD man Gary Dicker was released by Brighton after four years - but Leyton Orient are poised to swoop and cushion the blow
Dundalk had little to cheer about on Saturday when their game with Sligo was rained off - a 354km, fiveand-a-half hour round trip
A Junior ISA is the perfect way to provide a comfortable pot to help cushion the blow
Mr Tudor acknowledged that the withdrawal of a Ryanair jet will inevitably reduce frequency on some of its remaining routes, but said Easyjet's decision to base an extra plane at JLA, taking its commitment to nine, will help cushion the blow
Being forewarned of the industry's intention to significantly increase fuel bills will be of no comfort to the public, but it does give the Government an opportunity to take pre-emptive action to cushion the blow
Even the possible return of three of his injured forwards has done little to cushion the blow
for the Australian coach.
We would hope that this rate cut and any subsequent ones will help cushion the blow
that he anticipates.
The FSB believes that part-time post offices, opening two or three days a week, could be a good way to cushion the blow
of the planned closure programme.
But a support team has been set up by Bridgend council to help cushion the blow
at the plant.
The union wanted revenue sharing phased in over four years to cushion the blow
to rich teams better able to pay large salaries.
The more income the family demands, the higher an insurance payout they would require to cushion the blow
if that income should be hit by redundancy, sickness or death.
Bosses tried too cushion the blow
by announcing plans to spend pounds 200million expanding its coffee factory in Tutbury, Derbyshire, creating 425 jobs.