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Kicking back

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:11
100 years ago, women's football was popular and profitable. Then the Football Association banned it

Melrose bid could impact GKN pensions, warns regulator

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:02
The Pensions Regulator raises concerns over GKN's ability to fund its pensions following a takeover.

Jigsaw boss steps down from fashion group

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 20:23
Chief executive Peter Ruis will be replaced by the retailer's chairman, Charles Atterton .

Cadbury's and Jaguar shut plants after water pipes burst

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 17:59
Burst water pipes force the companies to send workers home from Bournville and Solihull.

Carluccio's is latest restaurant chain to feel the heat

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 15:39
A third of the UK's top 100 restaurant chains make no profit as higher costs gobble up takings.

Burger-flipping robot begins first shift

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 14:36
Flippy can handle 12 burgers at once, and is destined to replace human fast-food workers.

Reality Check: The cost of the big freeze

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 13:24
Are estimates of £1bn a day lost to the UK economy due to snow realistic?

Big thaw leaves thousands without water in parts of UK

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:36
Burst water mains are adding to the problems, with households urged to use only what they need.

Listeria outbreak: South Africa bins polony and other meats

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:34
South Africa says polony and other meats may not be safe, after a food poisoning outbreak kills 180.

Royal Mail halts three million scam letters

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:28
The company says it has stopped hoards of scam letters after responding to criticism of its role.

Trump trade row: EU considers tax on Levi jean imports

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:23
Europe has a draft list of US goods it could tax should Trump go ahead and tax steel imports.

Energy drinks: UK supermarkets ban sales to under-16s

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:28
Boots becomes the latest retailer to introduce an age limit to the high-caffeine and sugary drinks.

Car sales fall again as UK consumers shun diesels

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:21
New UK car registrations fell last month, with another sharp drop in diesel sales.

Trinity Mirror changes name to Reach after Express deal

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 09:34
The name change comes after the company completes its deal to buy the Daily Express.

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