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U.K. Manufacturing Industry Delivers ‘solid’ Growth In December

Activity in Britain’s manufacturing sector has eased from a near four-and-a-half-year high, but still stumped up “solid” output and order growth in December. The closely watched Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) showed a reading of 56.3 last month, down from 58.2 in November, with economists expecting a figure of 57.9. A reading above … Read moreU.K. Manufacturing Industry Delivers ‘solid’ Growth In December

05/01/2018 | Categories: property | full article

Britain’s Top Rankin Photos

Anyone can be a photographer these days, and even if we can’t reach the higher echelons of A-list snappers, we all have the ability to capture a moment in time. That was the challenge photographic community Photobox set users when they invited submissions for their This is Britain project. Published and produced by Photobox, the … Read moreBritain’s Top Rankin Photos

08/12/2017 | Categories: lifestyle | full article

First Drive: BMW M5

What is it? So here it is – the all-new BMW M5. Following in the footsteps of some of the best-regarded super-saloons ever made, this latest four-door powerhouse has got a tougher job than ever to remain top of the pile thanks to some hugely capable rivals. Utilising the very latest engine technology, it’s also … Read moreFirst Drive: BMW M5

08/12/2017 | Categories: lifestyle | full article

Victoria Pendleton On Going Vegan and Why Horse Riding Keeps Her Happy

Victoria Pendleton is one of Britain’s most successful female Olympians. The cyclist won a sprint gold at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. and later went on to win gold for the Keirin event at the 2012 London Olympic Games. By the time she retired from cycling in 2012, she’d also won nine gold medals at … Read moreVictoria Pendleton On Going Vegan and Why Horse Riding Keeps Her Happy

08/12/2017 | Categories: lifestyle | full article