Tag : Will Southall

Innovative Technologies Protecting Our Environment

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Wouldn’t it be great if someone were to invent a machine capable of extracting carbon dioxide from the atmosphere? Or a device that could clear up the Earth’s oceans of rubbish? Or perhaps a contraption that could turn litter into sand, quickly and simply? Well it might shock you to … Read More

UK Business Leaders Call For Second Vote on Brexit

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Over 70 UK senior executives and business leaders have signed a letter calling for a second vote on Brexit. Signatories include James Daunt, the chief executive of Waterstones and Sir Mike Rake, former chair of BT Group. The letter was published by the Sunday Times last week and argues that … Read More

The Budget 2018 – What does it mean for us?

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On Monday 29th October, Phillip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, announced the final budget before Brexit. “Austerity is finally coming to an end” he proudly proclaimed, but not everyone in the house was so optimistic… Jeremy Corbyn finding the statement particularly hard to believe. What you’re probably wanting to … Read More

Nick Clegg Takes New Job at Facebook

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Whether you’re disappointed at Nick Clegg for going to work for Facebook, or disappointed at Facebook for hiring Nick Clegg, most of us would agree that the move was unexpected. He has been hired to head Facebook’s global affairs and communications team. At a time where Facebook has been under … Read More

The New Fifty Pound Note

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It wasn’t long ago that people were debating whether or not the UK should scrap copper coins and £50 banknotes. Last week, however, the discussion changed, as the Bank of England announced that not only would they keep the small change and fifty-pound notes in circulation, they would also introduce … Read More

Is Pret Putting Customers’ Lives At Risk?

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Following the tragic death of 15-year-old Natasha Ednan-Laperouse after an allergic reaction to a Pret A Manger sandwich, it has since been discovered that this was not the first time that Pret has been caught up in such a scandal. A woman named Celia Marsh is thought to have died … Read More

Alexa Should I Invest in Amazon Shares?

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In Autumn 2011, Apple Inc. launched Siri as a feature on its then-current iPhone, the 4S. Although far from perfect, Siri was fun, and intriguing – in so much as trying to work out what accents and phrases it might understand. Fast forward a few years and now we’re spoilt … Read More