Manchester is the laziest place in Britain while Wokingham is the most active, according to a new study.
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UK regions hit by brain drain: Exodus of talent to London adds to fears that recovery is geographically skewed
Monday 27 January 2014
For Britain to prosper, cities must prosper. They are engines of growth
Friday 24 January 2014
A look ahead to this week’s FA Cup fourth round match at the Emirates Stadium
Thursday 09 January 2014
Police say a 41-year-old man has been arrested in connection with their investigations into Bradford school's finances
Call for police to guard polling stations and voters to carry ID cards in areas at risk of vote-rigging
Wednesday 08 January 2014
Elections watchdog raises concerns about voter impersonation in Birmingham, the London borough of Tower Hamlets and 14 other areas where there appears to be a higher risk of electoral fraud
Wednesday 18 December 2013
Education Secretary said he would be prepared to back future applications to expand selective schools
Friday 13 December 2013
The England coach, Steve McNamara, is to join the coaching staff of the Sydney Roosters, but is to continue to take charge of the national team on a part-time basis.
Thursday 12 December 2013
Wednesday 11 December 2013
She passed details to her boyfriend who shared it with killer's mother, court told
Wednesday 04 December 2013
The Swans have struggled ever since their League Cup triumph
Saturday 30 November 2013
Adrian Mourby takes in Christmas markets with a gulp of glühwein and a dash of history
Tuesday 26 November 2013
Two men have been arrested in connection with allegations of supplying drugs to shamed former Co-op Bank boss Paul Flowers.
Monday 25 November 2013
Homeowners urged to lock up their valuables and beware of burglars during the ‘most burgled’ time of the year
Wednesday 20 November 2013
Business Secretary says name may not be suitable as Flowers scandal escalates
City to probe how Co-op came to grief with Rev Paul Flowers as police search the former chairman's home over drugs allegations
Wednesday 20 November 2013
Prime Minister David Cameron attacks Labour links as Vince Cable reviews scandal-hit bank’s mutual status
Steve Prescott: Sportsman who raised hundreds of thousands of pounds for charity after being diagnosed with terminal cancer
Friday 15 November 2013
Steve Prescott, who has died at the age of 39, would be an educated choice as one of rugby league’s bravest players – on and off the field. The first side of that equation saw him enjoy a fine career with his home-town club, St Helens, Hull and Wakefield, tour with Great Britain and represent both England and Ireland.
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Scottish independence TV debate: Pumped-up Alex Salmond bounces back in bruising second round against Alistair Darling
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Ukip Douglas Carswell defection: Tory MP jumps ship to join Nigel Farage
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