An underwear factory championed by Mary Portas, the retail guru and government advisor, has gone bust – in a blow to her attempts to revive UK manufacturing.
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Saturday 23 March 2013
Four police officers have been arrested over the death of a man in custody.
Monday 18 March 2013
His right-wing critics were probably nodding sagely in approval – but Barack Obama may have reason to feel aggrieved after hit American mini-series The Bible cast an actor with a striking resemblance to the US President in a key role – Satan.
Saturday 16 March 2013
Back when PMs worked their way up
Sunday 10 March 2013
The Irishman's judgement is not always to be trusted as he once let one of Britain's most natural goalscorers slip through his fingers
Wednesday 06 March 2013
Winner of series making constructive dismissal claim against mogul says she had nothing to do
Sunday 03 March 2013
Can't stand the hero? Leave the kitchen
Sunday 17 February 2013
Ferran Adria is set to see his success story depicted on the big screen
Two accomplices of Toulouse's 'lone wolf' scooter killer Mohamed Merah, who went on killing spree, arrested
Wednesday 30 January 2013
Two men were in custody in Toulouse today suspected of helping the “scooter killer”, Mohamed Merah before his murderous rampage in south-western France in March last year.
Monday 21 January 2013
Pressure to study academic subjects is leading to thousands of teenagers dropping out of A-level studies, according to a report to be released today.
Tuesday 08 January 2013
Pearson took a £120m hit yesterday as its new chief executive, John Fallon, announced plans to close its UK adult education arm less than three years after buying the core business, Melorio, for £99m.
Thursday 20 December 2012
The vast majority of pupils who re-sat their English GCSEs following this summer's grading fiasco still failed to get a top grade pass, results showed yesterday.
Friday 14 December 2012
Everton visit Stoke this weekend
Thursday 13 December 2012
A generation of boys is turning its back on university in the wake of the rise in tuition fees to up to £9,000 a year, according to figures released today.
Tuesday 11 December 2012
'I have been in some real wars but I still feel fresh and the best is to come'
Saturday 24 November 2012
Tommy Godwin, who died in Solihull on 3 November, two days before his 92nd birthday, was a cyclist who won two Olympic medals for Britain. He went on to be heavily involved in the sport throughout his life.
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Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
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Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes
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