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HS3 rail link needs 'kick-starting', report concludes - BBC News


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HS3 rail link needs 'kick-starting', report concludes
BBC News
He said that improving transport links would "be a huge boost to the economy of the north of England and the whole of the United Kingdom". HS3 and M62 work: Transport improvements 'too little, too late' · Lord Adonis on northern transport plans. But ...
George Osborne defends using disability cuts to fund middle-class tax breakThe Independent
Budget is test for chancellorManchester Evening News
Food and drink industry urges budget action to safeguard jobsFoodManufacture.co.uk

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'Angry Birds' maker Rovio confirms it is cutting 213 jobs - Business Insider


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'Angry Birds' maker Rovio confirms it is cutting 213 jobs
Business Insider
It added: "Rovio Entertainment will restructure and concentrate its activities around three primary business areas: games, media and consumer products. "The negotiations applied to the whole organisation, excluding those working on the production of ...

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Merlin's UK theme park sales slump after Alton Towers crash - The Guardian


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Merlin's UK theme park sales slump after Alton Towers crash
The Guardian
Group like-for-like sales for the 36 weeks to 5 September were up 0.3%, slowing from the growth of 2.8% at the half year, as strong Legoland trade in North America and Germany just offset reduced business at Alton Towers and other UK parks. A weak euro ...
Business update: Nearly half SMEs want to stay in EU, energy saving firm UES ...WalesOnline
Alton Towers owner Merlin rues accident effectBBC News

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Uber dealt blow over driver status

Uber's ongoing legal row with drivers who claim they are wrongly classified as contractors heats up as possible precedents emerge.

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