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Are the milkman's days finally numbered?

Fewer of us rely on a local milkman, so are their days numbered?

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Billionaire criticises Ladbrokes deal

Irish billionaire Dermot Desmond urges Ladbrokes's shareholders to reject a merger with Gala Coral.

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Staines is the startup capital of the UK in ranking of business growth that ... - City A.M.


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Staines is the startup capital of the UK in ranking of business growth that ...
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Perhaps otherwise best known as Ali G's birthplace, Staines now has another claim to fame: The commuter belt town in Surrey has had the biggest jump in new businesses created per capita last year. Some 43 more new businesses were created per 10,000 ...

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Easyjet leads FTSE 100 higher

The FTSE 100 index rises more than 1%, with Easyjet leading the way after the carrier raised its full-year profit forecast.

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