Plymouth City Council bans payday loan adverts

The payday loan industry is worth £2bn annually in the UK, offering short-term loans at high interest rates. Access to fifty of the most popular payday loan websites is also being blocked across public computers in libraries and community centres in the council’s network. Plymouth City Council said it estimated that there were as many… [Continue Reading]

Asda to give all surplus food to charity in bid to relieve food poverty

One of Britain’s biggest supermarkets has resolved to donate all its surplus stock to charity. Asda announced it would donate surplus food from within its supply chain to FareShare, which redistributes it to charities around the UK, providing meals to some of the 5.8 million people it claims are in living in “deep poverty” in… [Continue Reading]

Next boss gives £2.4million bonus to staff

Is this the most generous boss in Britain? Next chief executive Lord Wolfson has given up his £2.4million bonus to be shared among 19,400 employees. The members of staff, who have worked for the retailer since 2010, received an email saying their boss will gift his bonus to staff, who will average around £124 each…. [Continue Reading]

Jo Shaw quits Lib Dems in protest at pro-secret courts position

Lib Dem parliamentary candidate Jo Shaw dramatically announced her resignation from the party as she moved this morning’s (10th March 2013) emergency motion calling on our MPs to stick by the party’s policy of opposing ‘secret courts’. You can read Jo’s full statement at the foot of this post. It was Jo’s speech at the… [Continue Reading]

House of Serenity Funeral Services

We hope you can find everything you need. HOUSE OF SERENITY FUNERAL SERVICES, is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction – we will do everything we can to meet your expectations.   Look around our website and if you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us.   We hope… [Continue Reading]

JMW Solicitors

About Us Based in Spinningfields, Manchester we believe we offer an entirely new approach to the provision of legal services. With the emphasis on quality and efficiency we train our people to understand the client’s needs and also how best to achieve client expectation. Our client base grows year on year and includes some of… [Continue Reading]