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  1. But .. UK unemployment rate falls to seven-year low of 5.4%14 October 2015 The UK unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low of 5.4% in the three months to August, figures have shown. It was the lowest jobless rate since the second quarter of 2008, the Office for National Statistics said. The number of people out of work was 1.77 million between June and August, down 79,000 from the previous quarter. The number in work rose by 140,000, bringing the employment rate to 73.6% - the highest rate since records began in 1971. Some 22.77 million people were working full-time in the three months
  2. Backlash: Superstore Asda has today confirmed it will step back from this year’s Black Friday sales - in a bid to invest £26 million more into sustained deals across the festive period. According to customer feedback, the high-pressured one-day extravaganza leads to 'fatigue' - and many shoppers would in fact prefer savings throughout Christmas, including on their traditional shop, instead of a 24-hour flash sale. Asda, whose parent Walmart leads the way on Black Friday in the US, first introduced the event to the UK in 2013, but after two years, has dropped out, despite the 24-hour bonan
  3. I'd combine the businesses and charge a premium for doing the dogs nails ...
  4. Article from Property Week 22/10/15: Foxtons, the London estate agent, has reported an 8.8% increase in revenues to £43.6m during the three months to 30 September. The improvement includes property sales commissions of £18.5m, up 12.8%, reflecting market share gains in Foxton’s existing business and expansion of its branch network. The group’s new homes business saw an 14% increase in sales commissions. Residential lettings saw a 3.3% increase in revenues to £22.6m during the period. However, the mix within lettings continued to shift towards renewals with a record number of tenants extend
  5. Well perhaps we should look form a womans' point of view .... .... perhaps not.
  6. So how many can you score in the quiz? Scramble for million pound homes in Didsbury - but demand is outstripping supply for seven figure properties in area..... Quiz: Guess the sale prices of these houseshttp://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/scramble-million-pound-homes-didsbury-10268600
  7. Yes, good luck. Not sure I could live somewhere where they don't speak proper, don't like new-comers, have a sense of their own importance, wear funny headgear and bang on about how good their cheese is all the time.
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