The chief executive of Halfords has launched a stinging attack on the state of its retail business and admitted profits will fall over the next two years as it invests £100m to turn around its performance.
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Friday 13 January 2012
Satellite pictures reveal areas transformed by ransom riches
Tuesday 03 January 2012
A potent cultural experience has been created by the renovation of Edinburgh's 122-year-old institution, says Jay Merrick
Tuesday 27 December 2011
Life on Marsden
Tuesday 20 December 2011
Times are tough for the embattled entertainment retailer, with terrible half-year results raising concerns over its future. James Thompson reports
Monday 19 December 2011
Chancellor George Osborne revealed plans to further scale down the investment banking arm at RBS and shift the taxpayer-backed bank's focus to the UK.
Wednesday 14 December 2011
Wednesday 07 December 2011
Fears the aircraft-parts maker has fingers in too many pies to become a takeover target helped Meggitt finish in last place on the blue-chip index last night. Disappointed investors left the group 17.1p weaker at 366.4p after Credit Suisse said that, despites frequent bid speculation, the wide variety of its operations were likely to put off any predators.
Tuesday 06 December 2011
The first national strategy to deal with missing children and adults in England and Wales was launched by the Home Office yesterday. It is intended to bring greater co-operation between police, social services, schools and other authorities for the 400 children who run away from home or care – or are thrown out by their parents – every day in the UK.
Monday 05 December 2011
An independent Scotland would shift much of its attention away from the UK to become a member of the Scandinavian circle of countries, with its own army, navy and air force modelled on its Nordic neighbours, according to detailed plans being drawn up by the SNP.
Monday 05 December 2011
Document reveals government wants to turn away from London if it wins referendum
Tuesday 27 September 2011
Wednesday 31 August 2011
Aer Lingus has reported an operating loss of €27.8 million (£24.6 million) in the first six months of the year.
Friday 26 August 2011
Union leaders described news of a further 140 banking job losses as "appalling" yesterday, saying there was now a "drip-feed" of cuts.
Wednesday 10 August 2011
What's Mr Goodyear up to?
- 1 What, let gays get married? We must be bonkers
- 2 'Something passed underneath us, quite close': Airbus A320 has close encounter with UFO
- 3 Rocky Horror star Tim Curry 'suffers major stroke'
- 4 Lord of the Sings: Sir Christopher Lee, 91, to release heavy metal album
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