Around 2,200 staff at JJB Sports were made redundant today after administrators closed 133 stores and agreed to sell 20 remaining outlets to Mike Ashley's Sports Direct International.
Rupert Murdoch’s media empire made “veiled threats” to attack the Liberal Democrats in its UK newspapers if its controversial £8 billion takeover of BSkyB was blocked, the Business Secretary Vince Cable claimed today.
When Kraft announced it wanted to buy Cadbury, the great-granddaughter of the confectioner's founder said the idea of selling off one of Britain's oldest and most cherished companies to an "American plastic cheese company" was a "horror story".
Descendant of founder of British chocolate maker is to launch her own company to rival US giant
Portsmouth are close to announcing new owners, according to administrator Andrew Andronikou.
If you work in Bristol and you find yourself looking for something to do on a Tuesday or Wednesday lunchtime you can now pop into the new Brunel Institute, next to the ss Great Britain, and see rare photographs and diaries normally kept under wraps in the National Brunel Archive explained by experts from the museum.
Bradford Bulls chairman Peter Hood has played down reports of a takeover bid. Businessman Steve Parkin wants to buy both Bradford City and the Super League team to form a joint sporting club in the city, with the aim of constructing a purpose-built stadium for them to share.
Rangers non-executive director Paul Murray has insisted Craig Whyte's imminent takeover is not the right move for the club.
Phil Parkinson and his coaching staff were today sacked by Charlton's new owners.
Assem and Ehab Allam have confirmed their takeover of npower Championship side Hull City.
Liverpool managing director Christian Purslow has decided to stand down from his role following the successful sale of the club.
American could sell NFL franchise on Monday raising funds for Gunners' buyout
Southampton have finally been rescued from administration after Swiss businessman Markus Liebherr completed his takeover at St Mary's.
Portsmouth had a scrappy season, losing two managers and failing to fill the vacancy with a wholly convincing replacement, but with new money from a possible takeover they may be active in the market.
Charlton remain in discussions with a group of Dubai-based investors over a potential multi-million pound takeover of the Coca-Cola Championship club.
Sheffield Wednesday's proposed takeover has edged a step closer after supporters' group Wednesdayite urged members to vote in favour of selling their shares.