Chancellor George Osborne should prioritise investment in Britain’s thriving creative industries, such as the arts and advertising, according to a new report from think tank IPPR.
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Wednesday 17 February 2010
Tuesday 16 February 2010
A former soldier who was filmed attacking a disabled man in his care was jailed today.
Tuesday 16 February 2010
A major steel plant which was handed a temporary reprieve will now close at the end of the week with the loss of 1,600 jobs.
Monday 15 February 2010
Sunday 14 February 2010
Saturday 13 February 2010
A "decent and mild-natured" man who stabbed a teenager who had attacked him with an axe in his own home had his two-year suspended jail term halved yesterday.
Thursday 28 January 2010
There are many reasons for beginning a university course in the new year, such as deciding to stay in education too late to apply through UCAS or seeking a fresh start after redundancy.
Saturday 16 January 2010
Friday 15 January 2010
A mother of four accused of torturing to death her partner today denied she had intended to murder him.
Monday 04 January 2010
A convicted sex offender today denied the kidnap, rape and murder of teenager Ashleigh Hall whom he allegedly met on the internet.
Tuesday 08 December 2009
Monday 07 December 2009
The Archbishop of York will visit workers at the doomed Corus steelworks on Teesside today
Saturday 05 December 2009
Friday 04 December 2009
Workers in one of the UK's biggest steel-making areas were dealt a savage pre-Christmas blow today with news that a giant plant is to be mothballed with the loss of 1,700 jobs.
Saturday 28 November 2009
A company which runs bail hostels has been put on probation after a resident was brutally murdered.
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