Former staff of a development quango were sent for patchwork, pottery and jewellery-making lessons at taxpayers’ expense, an investigation has found.
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Thursday 26 April 2012
The woes of Game Group added to the headaches of the UK's biggest shopping centres owner yesterday as occupancy levels were hit by a wave of struggling retailers going to the wall.
Thursday 26 April 2012
The troubles of retailers like Game added to the headaches of the UK's biggest shopping centres owner yesterday as occupancy levels were hit by a wave of tenants going under.
Monday 12 March 2012
From the Royal Opera House to C4 and the Cultural Olympiad, Tony Hall discusses his rewarding roles with Ian Burrell
Tuesday 02 August 2011
Citizens Advice Bureaux face closure as funding withdrawn
Wednesday 15 June 2011
Carphone Warehouse's foray into "Big Box" stores through its Best Buy UK partnership has been thrown into doubt after losses surged and managers admitted they were "evaluating" the future of the chain.
Monday 13 June 2011
Monday 06 June 2011
Sunday 08 May 2011
Ed Miliband today hailed Labour's election performance, denying he was disappointed with the results.
Friday 06 May 2011
Sunday 01 May 2011
Nick Clegg's political powerbase of Sheffield is among the prizes being eyed up by Labour as it seeks a resurgence in local elections on May 5.
Saturday 16 April 2011
Best Buy Europe, the joint venture between Carphone Warehouse and US electricals giant Best Buy, is to sell its 83-store Belgian chain for €22m (£19.38m) to Belgacom, the country's largest telecommunications firm.
Saturday 12 March 2011
Friday 04 March 2011
Sunday 16 January 2011
Northern furniture retailer CSL is to make its southern debut at a former Borders shop near Brent Cross in north London.
Friday 07 January 2011
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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- 3 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 4 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train
- 5 Orthorexia nervosa: How becoming obsessed with healthy eating can lead to malnutrition