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Blues need to break the bank with Rudiger, set to ship Ziyech while Pulisic needs a hug

CHELSEA came on to Manchester City to snatch a point – but were undone by a bit of genius from Kevin De Bruyne. Thomas Tuchel’s side played the ball upside down and were finally overtaken in the 70th minute when KDB curled the ball past Kepa. 5 Chelsea boss Thomas …

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Countryside Properties, M&S drive UK midcaps down; banks raise the FTSE 100

Tesco and M&S slip after raising profit outlook Countryside Properties falls as CEO resigns FTSE 100 up 0.2%, FTSE 250 down 0.4% Jan 13 (Reuters) – London’s FTSE 250 index fell on Thursday, led by shares of Countryside Properties and Marks & Spencer, while a rise in financials and commodities …

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McDonald’s Pilots UK loyalty program

Today in the food business, McDonald’s is launching its MyMcDonald’s Rewards program at 10 restaurants in the north of England, while Albertsons sees digital sales continue to increase. Additionally, data from PYMNTS reveals how restaurants can get the most from their digital investments to increase spend. UK rewards programs increase …

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Coronavirus slows economy as growth in Scotland slows, bank says

Fears of a resurgence of the coronavirus have held back the UK’s economic recovery, the Royal Bank of Scotland said, with the Scottish private sector growing at the slowest pace in nearly a year. While business activity in Scotland rose in December, the rise was the smallest since growth returned …

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Last payment dates for Universal Credit following an interruption of a public holiday

The Christmas period disrupted Universal Credit payments, with public holidays causing some changes. Christmas Day fell on a Saturday in 2021, followed by public holidays on December 27 and 28. So, payments scheduled on those dates were moved to Christmas Eve, which meant early cash flow for anyone with a …

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Monument startup appoints former Barclays boss Ian Rand as new CEO

Rand spent 12 years in the British Army before moving to banking in 2000. He started his career at JPMorgan before joining Barclays, where he worked for 12 years. Rand left the bank at the end of 2020. He will succeed as CEO of Monument to Mintoo Bhandari, former managing …

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UK Consumers Increase Credit Card Debt, Save Less Despite Covid Crisis | Loan and debt

Consumer credit card borrowing hit its highest level in more than a year in November, pushing all forms of unsecured household credit to £ 1.2 billion, according to the Bank’s latest data from England. The increase in reliance on loans and credit cards has exceeded the city’s forecast of an …

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What does 2022 hold for the UK economy and its households? | Economic growth (GDP)

The UK economy is starting 2022 on the back foot as a record number of coronavirus infections and tighter restrictions driven by the Omicron variant cloud growth prospects. It comes after a slower pace of growth at the end of last year as businesses and households face increasing pressure from …

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How tall is Outer Banks star Chase Stokes?

CHASE Stokes is an actor who rose to fame on Netflix’s Outerbanks. There is a rumor that Outerbanks season three will be returning to screens. 2 Chase stokes How tall is Outer Banks star Chase Stokes? Chase Stokes is an actor from Maryland who is best known for his lead …

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How to get 45 days of leave in 2022 using just 18 days of annual leave

It hasn’t really been the best year. But if all goes well, 2022 could bring better and brighter things, not least because you might be able to turn 18 days of annual leave into 45 days of leave. In fact, next year, Good Friday, which is a public holiday, falls …

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