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Showbiz

‘You complete wimp!’ Anne Hegerty hits out at The Chase contestant for taking low offer

Anne offered him the chance to improve his chances of making it to the final by taking £1,000 or take a risk for a chance to win £40,000. Offering advice to her teammate, final contestant Sharon said: “I think you’re better than the £4,000 but don’t go high.” Jo added: “You’re a good player, I’d […]

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Travel

DEAL OF THE DAY: Book two-night city breaks for under £300 with Buyagift offer

There’s no better time than the summer season to travel and it’s the perfect opportunity to visit friends in different cities or explore new places. If you’re planning on a break but unsure where to stay, there’s now a great deal from Buyagift. With the temperature getting warmer and the sun shining in the UK, […]

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Pets

Colorado Springs shops offer pup cups, pupcakes and more for pets

Devoted drinkers of Starbucks Coffee can let you in on a secret: the chain’s secret menu. The website “Starbucks Secret Menu” chronicles the many combinations of lesser-known options to sip, like a tie dye frappuccino and a “Cinderella Latte.” One item, which the site calls a “fan favorite,” isn’t even for human fans. It’s the […]

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UK

BBC QT: ‘Scunnered’ NHS worker supports strike action as police offer dubbed a ‘disgrace’

BBC Question Time returned to TV screens last night after Fiona Bruce made the trip to Inverness. Ms Bruce was joined by a star-studded panel which included the SNP’s ex-Westminster leader Angus Robertson, Scottish Tory Party chairman Craig Hoy, Labour’s Shadow Social Security Secretary Pam Duncan-Glancy, Spectator editor Fraser Nelson and award-winning stand-up comedian Susie […]

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Finance

Nationwide offers 5% interest rate plus £125 to switch in competitive savings offer

As a household name on the high street, Nationwide draws in thousands of savers each year due to its many savings options. One example is their FlexDirect account offering Britons five percent – a market-leading rate. New applications have been available from June 21 and the rate applies on balances up to £1,500 for the […]

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UK

Firefighter union threatens to strike after receiving ‘insulting’ pay increase offer

TalkTV: Piers Morgan calls strikes ‘opportunism’ The Fire Brigades Union is recommending members reject a 2 per cent pay offer. The FBU claims that, between 2009 and 2021, members’ real pay has been cut by 12 per cent, or nearly £4,000. Matt Wrack, the union’s general secretary said: “This is utterly inadequate and would deliver […]

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UK

Norway’s Flyr drops latest share offer after stock value declines

Norwegian carrier Flyr has axed plans to offer up to 62.5 million new shares in the company, after the stock’s trading value remained below the offer price. Flyr had raised NKr250 million ($25 million) during a rights issue at the beginning of the year, an issue which was oversubscribed by more than 40%. It then […]

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Sports

Man Utd have four swap options to offer Barcelona after rejecting Maguire request

Manchester United have reportedly told Barcelona that they won’t include their captain Harry Maguire as part of the deal to take Frenkie de Jong to Old Trafford. The Catalans made a bold approach for the England international as negotiations over De Jong advanced over the weekend. Maguire came under attack last season as he and […]

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Health

Letter: Genealogical Societies offer exciting and sometimes hard histories

I am new to Princeton. That is to say, though I now live here, I grew up elsewhere and moved here only a few years ago. But my family lore held that sometime in the past, a great-grandfather Moseley of mine moved from Princeton, Illinois, to Lake City, Iowa, married there, and subsequently begot my […]

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Business

JetBlue ups offer for Spirit Airlines as shareholder vote on Frontier bid approaches

LaGuardia International Airport Terminal A for JetBlue and Spirit Airlines in New York. Leslie Josephs | CNBC JetBlue Airways again increased its offer for Spirit Airlines as a shareholder vote for the discounter’s deal to merge with Frontier is just days away. This is breaking news. Please check back for updates. Source link