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SEMI July billings flat

2 hours ago   |   Electronics Weekly

July billings for sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment were 0.4% up on June's but 14.5% down y-o-y, says SEMI. It is the ninth consecutive y-o-y decline. June...
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Orkney housing concerns leave market static

2 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

A lack of suitable housing is preventing Orkney residents from moving as they get older or face health issues, researchers have found. A study for Age Scotland, funded by the...
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Dear Boris Johnson, watch these six films before you rip up the Irish backstop and trigger violence | Mark Cousins

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

In an open letter to the PM, Northern Irish film-maker Mark Cousins recommends six films, from Neil Jordan's Angel to Bill Clinton's eulogy to Martin McGuinness, to make him...
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I've Never Been To Notting Hill Carnival But It Still Fills Me With Pride

I've Never Been To Notting Hill Carnival But It Still Fills Me With Pride

3 hours ago   |   Huffington Post

Two weeks ago, I sat in a local park watching the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra perform ABBA while munching on a kebab, surrounded by families dressed up for Eid. I am no...
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'Terrible' NZ internet prompts concerns over how to watch All Blacks at World Cup

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Fears fans in rural areas will not be able to follow Bill raised in parliament to extend licensing hours New Zealanders in rural areas are raising concerns at how they will...
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NHS Tayside forced to outsource biopsy work to England due to failure to recruit and retain staff

4 hours ago   |   The Courier

NHS Tayside has been forced to outsource biopsy work to England due to an inability to recruit and retain sufficient numbers of staff, it has been revealed.
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Aberdeenshire Council commended for work to support the armed forces

Aberdeenshire Council commended for work to support the armed forces

4 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Aberdeenshire Council has been awarded the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme ‘gold award' by the Ministry of Defence. The award represents the highest badge of honour...
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York races best bets: Your best bets and NAP for today's racing at York from Callum Jamieson

York races best bets: Your best bets and NAP for today's racing at York from Callum Jamieson

5 hours ago   |   The Sun

IT'S been a tricky first two days of York. Liberty Beach yesterday summed it up. Friday's card is no easier, but I'm banking on one in the Nunthorpe to pull me back into the...
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Fear of massive care bills is deterring older people from passing on wealth

Fear of massive care bills is deterring older people from passing on wealth

5 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Some 24%of over-55s - equivalent to some 4.8m parents and grandparents - are not planning to hand any money to family during their lifetimes due to concern about care costs.
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Angus Council delays £5m upgrades on 1,400 ‘outdated' residential garages

5 hours ago   |   The Courier

Finance chiefs are facing a £5 million headache over the area's 1,400 council house garages after admitting the stock is past its sell-by date.
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Man City 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news, stadium

Man City 2019/20 fixtures: Next match, TV schedule, kits, transfer news, stadium

Manchester City are gunning for a third consecutive Premier League title under Pep Guardiola. City entered the season as favourites for the title but will face immense... Read more ...

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August Bank Holiday 2019 opening times for department stores such as M&S

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Hasbro to buy Peppa Pig owner Entertainment One for £3.3bn

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The company behind Peppa Pig is to be bought by US toy giant Hasbro for £3.3bn. Read more ...

UK Home Secretary holds talks with France over dozens of migrants in the Channel

UK Home Secretary holds talks with France over dozens of migrants in the Channel

Home Secretary Priti Patel will seek talks after dozens of people were intercepted in separate boats on Thursday Read more ...