SPORTS AGENDA: BBC Sport is getting down with the kids
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SPORTS AGENDA: BBC Sport is getting down with the kids

Another week, another tale of the BBC’s obsession with attracting a younger audience.The broadcaster is sending all its production staff on training courses to apparently equip them with the skills to attract the under 35s.An email sent earlier this month by head of sport Barbara Slater tells staffers that the key objective (just in case… […]

Trump Inherited a Massive Green Energy Economy. Will He Save It?
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Trump Inherited a Massive Green Energy Economy. Will He Save It?

While US President Donald Trump may be “the world’s most powerful climate change denier”, our latest research suggests that he took over over a thriving green economy. According to new data, by 2016 it was generating more than US$1.3 trillion in annual revenue and employed approximately 9.5m people – making it the largest green market in the world. It’s been growing rapidly… […]

The best spa hotels in the Cotswolds
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The best spa hotels in the Cotswolds

Travellers tired of frenetic city life could learn a thing or two from the slow-as-storm-clouds pace of the Cotswolds. This pretty and polished area – stretching across Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and Worcestershire – is one of the UK’s most obvious Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with its honey-stone cottages and creaky country pubs… […]

Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group to close six Jack Wills stores
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Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group to close six Jack Wills stores

High street fashion brand Jack Wills has announced it will shut six stores, blaming “unhelpful” landlords for the closures.Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group, which bought the fashion retailer out of administration for £12.8m last year, today said shops in Bournemouth, Camberley, Cheltenham, Soho, Turo and Witney will close within the next month. Read More: Jack Wills… […]