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Iceland introduces online shopping service

by Will Corry on May 7, 2013

Iceland Foods has announced it is to trial an online shopping service in selected locations across the UK.

The new system will be an extension of its already popular home delivery service, which is currently free for those spending £25 or more in store. The same spend will be required for those trying its new online option, and will allow shoppers to make orders up to 10pm to qualify for free next day delivery. [more…]

Bristol : Approximately 9% of the city’s budget will be lost, adding to the £56m spending reduction that has already been made

by Will Corry on January 8, 2013

The Mayor of Bristol, George Ferguson, announced a £35m spending cut in his budget proposals on Monday.

Approximately 330 jobs will go as a result of the cuts, and the Mayor said most of these losses will be felt in administrative roles, while 100 will be compulsory redundancies. Mr Ferguson pre-empted reactions at the beginning of his budget proposals, by saying he knew, “like the rest of the world”, that public cuts would be necessary during his time as Mayor.

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“Irish directors make up 19% of the total number of non-British directors in the UK” / Iain Lovatt, executive chairman at Blue Sheep

by Will Corry on March 18, 2012

Irish ex-pats continue to top the list of non-British UK based company directors, according to new research. Iain Lovatt, executive chairman at Blue Sheep

“The research provides a fascinating and valuable insight into how prominent Irish directors are in the UK today. Adrian Brady, chief executive of Eulogy!

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