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These are the most popular graduate schemes – and how much they pay

These are the most popular graduate schemes – and how much they pay

There are a wide range of graduate schemes available in the UK, offering next steps for those that are university educated and hoping to embark on a new or different career path. From supermarket chains and government schemes to the business sector, there are multiple routes for graduates to choose from – some paying more […]

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Here’s how to find out if you’re eligible for Cold Weather Payments

Here’s how to find out if you’re eligible for Cold Weather Payments

With temperatures continuing to drop, heating your house may land you with some expensive energy bills. But if you’re receiving certain benefits or support for mortgage interest, then you may be eligible for a Cold Weather Payment. Who is eligible? You should be able to claim Cold Weather Payments if you receive any of the […]

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Digger driver wrecks newly-built Travelodge hotel ‘because he hadn’t been paid’

Digger driver wrecks newly-built Travelodge hotel ‘because he hadn’t been paid’

Police are appealing for information after the reception of a Travelodge was destroyed on the day it was due to be opened for the first time. Footage posted online shows a man driving repeatedly driving a digger into the new building, which was under construction on Edge Lane, Liverpool. Video shows that there were construction […]

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Sainsbury’s recalls vegan garlic bread that actually contains dairy

Sainsbury’s recalls vegan garlic bread that actually contains dairy

Sainsbury’s has recalled their FreeFrom Garlic Pizza Bread after traces of cheese were found in the product. The supermarket’s FreeFrom range offers gluten-free, milk-free, wheat-free, nut-free, soya-free and egg-free options for those with food allergies or intolerances, or people following certain lifestyle diets, such as vegans. Product details Sainsbury’s FreeFrom Garlic Pizza Bread 160g (Chilled) […]

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Here’s everything you need to know about missing the Self-Assessment tax return deadline

Here’s everything you need to know about missing the Self-Assessment tax return deadline

With 31 January deadline fast approaching, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has warned that more than five million taxpayers have still to complete their Self-Assessment tax returns. But what can you do if you miss the deadline? Here, Hannah Parsons (a Principal Associate Solicitor at DAS Law) tells you everything you need to know. The […]

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Cardiff City footballer Emiliano Sala was on plane missing off Channel Islands

Cardiff City footballer Emiliano Sala was on plane missing off Channel Islands

Cardiff City’s record signing Emiliano Sala was on a light aircraft which went missing over the Channel Islands last night, the French Civil Aviation authority said. Helicopters from Lee-on-the-Solent as well as Newquay have been looking for the Piper Malibu plane which went missing off Alderney in the Channel Islands last night. There is a […]

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This is how much you can save on energy costs in your home

This is how much you can save on energy costs in your home

Did you know you could save an average of £189 by taking just a few quick tips on energy use? The Energy Saving Trust has revealed its top tips to protect the planet and your pocket. Here are a few ideas… 1. Understand your bill The information on a typical energy bill can be confusing, […]

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Revealed: How long it takes your council to fix a pothole

Revealed: How long it takes your council to fix a pothole

New data has been revealed showing the fastest and slowest-acting councils in Britain when it comes to filling potholes. Cumbria, Flinstshire and South Lanarkshire aim to act “immediately” to repair those potholes that pose the greatest risk to the state of the road and the safety of drivers and riders. Harrow Council sets a target repair […]

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Tesco is slashing prices to celebrate its 100th birthday – and it’s selling Freddo bars for just 10p

Tesco is slashing prices to celebrate its 100th birthday – and it’s selling Freddo bars for just 10p

Additional reporting by Josh Barrie Supermarket chain Tesco has slashed the price of various popular items in celebration of its 100th birthday. The supermarket, which started out as one market stall in 1919, now has more than 3,400 stores nationwide. To mark the supermarket turning 100, Tesco is discounting the price of a wide range […]

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McDonald’s is giving away free cheeseburgers for Blue Monday – here’s how to get one

McDonald’s is giving away free cheeseburgers for Blue Monday – here’s how to get one

Today (21 Jan) is being hailed as ‘the most depressing day of the year’, so McDonald’s is making a generous effort to lift spirits by giving away free cheeseburgers for the next five days. The third Monday of January has been unofficially dubbed ‘Blue Monday’ thanks to a combination of post-Christmas blues, credit card debt, […]

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