A woman from Poole, Dorset has become the latest person to have difficulties with the completing her census form.
Annie Travers, a 20-year-old university student, currently studying in East Anglia (UEA), received the form in the post and was met with the intimidating notice that non-completion of the census could result in a fine of up to £1000. As a cash-strapped university student, this was simply not a risk she was willing to take and she promptly started to fill the form in. She had been told that the census could be completed online, but decided to go with the hand-written approach.
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