https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-51223217 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-51196869 I can understand it when local management roles disappear through natural wastage, i.e. when someone leaves and with a bit of local adustment, their job role gets split up among other staff, but planned losses of managerial staff is interesting, since it suggests the roles weren't actually required. Will Brexit end up being more damaging to white collar jobs than for the lesser paid ones? Might be expect this trend to become the norm outside commerce? For example, will they start asking why schools need so many managers?