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Last-ditch attempts to save the £1,700 million Jubilee Line extension to Canary Wharf were in full swing this week, with contractors, industrialists and MPs all pressing ministers not to give in to Treasury pressure to axe it.On Monday, a top-level delegation of contractors lobbied Lord Wakeham, the leader of the House of Lords and a key member of the Government's expenditure committee.The team is understood to have included Mowlem chairman Sir Philip Beck, Amec chairman Sir Alan ...

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