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Examples of about-turn


8 examples:

England's most successful coach performed a shock about-turn.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Mac's inspiration was this week's news that officialdom has performed a sharp about-turn in its attitude to e-cigarettes.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Nico Rosberg targets victory in Italian Grand Prix, Pirelli about-turn over Sebastian Vettel's tyre blowout, plus more F1 gossip.
(BBC Sport - Formula 1, )

Door left ajar for the re-running of World Cup 2018 and 2022 bids after world governing body makes about-turn over corruption inquiry.
(Ben Rumsby in The Telegraph - Sport, )

Mr Salmond comes under pressure over his Justice Minister's performance after Scotland's police perform an about-turn over the arming of officers.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - Politics, )

The Scottish Finance Minister performs an about-turn after the Bank issues a press release denying his claims talks on sharing the pound have taken place.
(Simon Johnson in The Telegraph - Politics, )

Even if we try to believe that Mr Clegg's about-turn on tuition fees caused him anguish, this doesn’t begin to explain why he then ratted on his pledge to support fairer constituency boundaries.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The shadow chancellor, who once claimed he could not even sit down with Mr Clegg, performed a surprising about-turn to insist that in the event of a hung Parliament in 2015, he could ‘deal with’ the Lib Dem leader.
(Daily Mail - News, )

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