National and Regional News

Tobacco display ban comes into force

Tobacco display ban comes into force
April 6, 2012
Health News

As from 6 April, large stores and supermarkets will no longer be allowed to display cigarettes or tobacco in public …Read the Rest

Uterine cancer deaths up by a fifth in a decade

Uterine cancer deaths up by a fifth in a decade
April 5, 2012
Health News

New figures published by Cancer Research UK on Thursday showed that deaths from womb cancer have increased by 20 per …Read the Rest

News Round up

News Round up
April 1, 2012
Headline News

On 29 March, the Centenary of Captain Scott’s death was marked and a service was held at St Paul’s Cathedral …Read the Rest

Centenary of Captain Scott’s death marked today

Centenary of Captain Scott’s death marked today
March 29, 2012
National and Regional News

29 March, 2012 marks the Centenary of Robert Falcon Scott’s death; the explorer was aged 43 when he died. Captain …Read the Rest

HMRC remind businesses that all VAT returns go online from April

HMRC remind businesses that all VAT returns go online from April
March 26, 2012
Business and Finance

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) issued a reminder to businesses on Monday that from from next month all VAT returns will move …Read the Rest

News Round Up

News Round Up
March 25, 2012
Headline News

The Environment Agency warned this week that the continuing drought in some regions of the UK could leave already endangered …Read the Rest

Manufacturers, supermarkets join forces to cap calories

Manufacturers, supermarkets join forces to cap calories
March 24, 2012
Health News

With the continuing obesity epidemic in the UK causing concern, the Government is taking further action and has announced that …Read the Rest

Government proposes minimum alcohol pricing

Government proposes minimum alcohol pricing
March 23, 2012
National and Regional News

Following the recent high-profile cases of drink fuelled violence and a growing concern over the affects excessive alcohol is having …Read the Rest

2012 Budget hits pensioners

2012 Budget hits pensioners
March 22, 2012
National and Regional News

Wednesday’s Budget seemed neutral enough at first glance, and there were few surprises contained in the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s …Read the Rest

George Osborne announces 2012 Budget

George Osborne announces 2012 Budget
March 21, 2012
National and Regional News

The Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne stood in the Commons on Wednesday to announce the details of the 2012 …Read the Rest