A man who was swept into the sea in gale-force winds, leading to a search operation involving the Duke of Cambridge, has been named by police.
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Friday 28 September 2012
The man who pays his way
Monday 30 July 2012
Care Quality Commission knew of fears about care standards at NHS trust, internal documents show
Saturday 14 July 2012
Chronic shortage of doctors, nurses and porters – and patients fainting from pain
Saturday 24 December 2011
'The Karoo desert was strange but startling'
Friday 28 October 2011
Saturday 23 July 2011
As a sailor, I respect the sea; as a gardener, I'd very much prefer to do without it, because with a sea view comes a wind, bearing salt on its wings. "The most effective windbreak," according to Your Gardening Questions Answered, "is provided by planting two kinds of hedges, a sturdy wind-resister such as blackthorn or euonymus, set in two rows four feet apart on the side facing the sea: then four feet inside that a hedge of hebes or escallonia to filter out what gets past the outer defences..." But seaside gardeners who plant the cheerless hedges four feet apart, might find that within a few years, they've not only lost half the garden to hedge, but also planted out the view.
Saturday 11 June 2011
You can't swing a Wellington boot in the Lake District without hitting a country house hotel. With a rival at the turn of every country lane, hotels always have to raise their game – a wing refurbished here, a new spa there – if they're going to keep up with the competition. A shining example of this is Gilpin Lodge, which steps up to the challenge with aplomb.
Saturday 04 June 2011
Thursday 02 June 2011
Centrica, the parent company of household gas supplier British Gas, has carried out its threat not to reopen one of the UK's largest gas fields following the Government's decision to raise taxes on production.
Thursday 02 June 2011
The backlash against the Chancellor's decision to impose higher taxes on energy firms continued yesterday after Centrica decided not to recommence production at a major gas field, citing the heavy tax burden.
Thursday 05 May 2011
The owner of clothing retailers La Senza and American Apparel has bought fellow fashion chain All Saints in a deal set to secure hundreds of jobs.
Monday 02 May 2011
The Government was today urged to rethink its oil and gas tax hike amid concerns that the move could hasten the demise of UK production.
Sunday 19 December 2010
Sunday 12 December 2010
BMF is the UK’s biggest and best loved outdoor fitness classes
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