One of the most colourful chapters in corporate Britain finally came to a close today as the 104-year-old Lonrho agreed to a £175 million takeover bid from two Swiss businessmen.
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Monday 06 May 2013
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Monday 22 April 2013
The house, which is on Carlton House Terrace, enjoys views of St James's Park and is 30 times bigger than a typical London family house
Saturday 20 April 2013
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Saturday 06 April 2013
Cricket themes, cigar terraces and rooftop bars
Saturday 30 March 2013
From mapping Manhattan and California cool to leather luggage
Monday 25 March 2013
A post-mortem examination on Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky has found he was hanged, police said tonight.
Saturday 23 March 2013
The spices on the quail left my tastebuds buzzing like hornets
Saturday 23 March 2013
How to look beautiful in beige
Monday 18 March 2013
The house of Christian Dior has crossed the Channel to stage a grand exhibition in London. Bienvenue, says Rebecca Gonsalves
Friday 15 March 2013
The estate agent Savills' 25,000 staff worldwide are set to share more than £100m in bonuses this year after the property consultant's profits jumped.
Sunday 03 March 2013
Former Miss UK Kirsty Bertarelli draws on ‘real life’ experiences for the album ‘Love Is’
Tuesday 26 February 2013
Overseas tourists to the UK spend more than £4.5bn in Britain's shops each year, with "personal shopping" requests a growing trend for the worlds' super wealthy.
Sunday 24 February 2013
(From left to right) 1. Nutrilips in Ella, £15, Wild About Beauty, debenhams.co.uk
Friday 15 February 2013
The cost of policing the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been staying for almost eight months, has reached £2.9 million, Scotland Yard said today.
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