Tag archive for ‘England’
By news On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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World Cup commentator Kenneth Wolstenholme’s WW2 medals auctioned off | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

For Flight Lieutenant K.Wolstenholme, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, went on to become the legendary BBC sports commentator Kenneth Wolstenholme, whose famous quote “Some people are on the pitch. They think More...

By news On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Services sector has fastest expansion for six months | City & Business | Finance

A snapshot of activity in industries ranging from hotels and restaurants to transport, communication and IT, which generate over three-quarters of UK output, cited stronger domestic demand and successful new product More...

By news On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Britain’s ruling Conservatives suspend lawmaker, refer his case to police

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party has suspended a lawmaker over what it said were serious allegations, a step that could undermine the authority of her minority government More...

By news On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Mortgage rates HIKED by High st banks within minutes of Bank of England interest rate rise | City & Business | Finance

Banks and building societies have set out how their customers will be affected following the rise in the Bank of England base rate from 0.25% to 0.5%. Here is what they have said: Yorkshire Building Society – More...

By news On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Interest rate rise 2017 LIVE: Bank of England set to hike rates – what it means for YOU | City & Business | Finance

Speculation is rife the rates will increase for the first time since July 2007. Today’s hike could see the level rise from 0.25 to 0.5 per cent. It comes after the Bank’s Monetary Policy Commitee in More...

By news On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Europe boost as Casey makes himself available for Ryder Cup

LONDON (Reuters) – Englishman Paul Casey is to rejoin the European Tour next season in a bid to qualify for the 2018 Ryder Cup team having effectively ruled himself out of the last match. FILE PHOTO: Golf More...

By news On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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Baby names for a girl: The most popular name around the world revealed | Life | Life & Style

Baby names can divide families and partners with thousands out there to chose from.  In 2015 the more ‘out there’ baby names grew in popularity with River and Apple becoming more and more popular.  The More...

By news On Friday, October 27th, 2017
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Britain believes North Korea was behind ‘WannaCry’ NHS cyber attack

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain said on Friday it believed North Korea was behind the “WannaCry” cyber attack in May that disrupted businesses and government services worldwide, including the National Health More...

By news On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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Vitamin D deficiency: People in Scotland could need supplements to reduce risk | Health | Life & Style

Vitamin D is essential for bone health and preventing diabetes and asthma, and the most efficient way to absorb it is from sunlight. This means that during the winter – when there is less sun – people More...

By news On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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‘Dishonesty’ redefined as U.S. gambler loses $10 million UK lawsuit

LONDON (Reuters) – A poker champion lost a lawsuit on Wednesday against a London casino that refused to pay him millions in winnings because it said he had cheated, in a ruling that overturns 35 years of More...