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Four more House of Fraser stores are set to close

Four more House of Fraser branches are set to close under new owner Sports Direct as negotiations with a landlord broke down. House of Fraser said today that its Intu-owned sites in Norwich and Nottingham, as well as shopping centre stores in Lakeside in Essex and Metrocentre in Gateshead, will close in early 2019. The latest closures come after unsuccessful discussions
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Think smart: Practical solution for a busy Britain

Sparklers for BONFIRE (Pic: GETTY) FIRE UP RED-HOT SAVINGS MILLIONS will be sending rockets skyward and scoffing bangers for November 5 but why not cut the cost of your celebrations? Research has found we spend a whopping £497million on the occasion but a bit of clever thinking could help you out. If you're having a party at home, snap up some leftover Halloween
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Defence firm Chemring could lose millions after factory death

Defence firm Chemring Group could lose millions after an employee was killed following an explosion at its factory. A 29-year-old man died on Friday and another man was taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition after a fire broke out at Chemring Countermeasures (CCM) facility in Salisbury, Wiltshire Police said. The incident occurred in a building used to
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Peters Hargreaves scores £61m share windfall

Outspoken City magnate Peter Hargreaves has received a £61m windfall from the financial services firm he co-founded after it announced a special dividend last week. Hargreaves Lansdown announced a special divided last week after pre-tax profits shot up 10 per cent to £292.4m. Read more: Hargreaves Lansdown tops up dividend as profits rise The move boosted its dividend