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Spooky session at Soham library

Newmarket Journal - 6 hours 40 min ago

Soham Library is hosting a special Halloween spooky craft session with optional fancy dress on Tuesday from 10am to 11am for children aged three and over.

Categories: Local Press

Property has stabling

Newmarket Journal - 6 hours 45 min ago

This detached house styled by the current owners to an extremely high standard in a semi-rural location with equestrian facilities including stabling and about two acres of land with another three acres available.

Categories: Local Press

Mobile cameras out on A11 and A14

Newmarket Journal - 6 hours 56 min ago

Mobile speed cameras will be in place on stretches of two of the busiest rods in the area tomorrow.

Categories: Local Press

Picture of the Week

Newmarket Journal - 7 hours 38 min ago

A chat while out on an autumn hack is this week’s Picture of the Week taken by photographer Geoffrey Pieters to provide a springtime memory.

Categories: Local Press

Soham Village College Christmas Fayre: 29th November 2014

Events - 8 hours 34 min ago
Date:  Saturday, 29 November 2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm Soham Village College Christmas Fayre: 29th November 2014

Come along and pick up some lovely Christmas gifts, while supporting Soham Village College.

Seasonal gifts and goodies, tombola, craft stalls, raffle, student mini enterprises, entertainment, refreshments and much more

Located in Lodeside Hall, Soham Village College

Cost: 

0.50p

Contact:  Soham Village College Home & College Association Email:  hca.svc@aol.co.uk Website:  Soham Village College Home & College Association Location Soham Village College Sand Street Soham, Ely CB7 5AA United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

Russian government approves law to clamp down on offshore tax sheltering

Reuters UK Business News - 10 hours 35 min ago
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's government has approved a new tax law to clamp down on Russian companies and individuals using offshore tax shelters.






Greybull Capital buys UK's Monarch

Reuters UK Business News - 10 hours 37 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - British holidays and airline company Monarch [MONA.UL] has been acquired by investment firm Greybull Capital which will pump 125 million pounds into the company as it turns itself into a budget airline.






Deutsche Bank lawyer found dead in apparent NY suicide - WSJ

Reuters UK Business News - 11 hours 7 min ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Calogero Gambino, a senior Deutsche Bank regulatory lawyer, has been found dead in New York in what appears to have been a suicide, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday, citing New York City officials and other sources.






Areva-Siemens raises claim to $4.4 billion over Finnish reactor delays

Reuters UK Business News - 12 hours 26 min ago
HELSINKI (Reuters) - The French-German consortium Areva-Siemens , the supplier of Finland's much-delayed Olkiluoto-3 nuclear reactor, has increased its claim against Finnish utility Teollisuuden Voima (TVO), TVO said late on Friday.






Fire crews tackle deliberate hay bale blaze between Earl Soham and Saxtead Green

Ely Standard - 13 hours 14 min ago

Four hay bales were deliberately set alight in mid Suffolk this morning.

Categories: Local Press

India's finance minister favours interest rate cut - paper

Reuters UK Business News - 13 hours 50 min ago
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley favours a cut in interest rates to trigger demand in the construction sector, a newspaper report said on Saturday, but the central bank has signal it will not ease policy until it is confident of lower inflation.






China's auto market growth may halve to 7 percent this year - industry body head

Reuters UK Business News - 14 hours 3 min ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Growth in China's auto market, the world's biggest, will halve to 7 percent this year weighed down by a slowing economy, the head of an industry body said on Saturday.






Honoured for a career that ranged from Lear to Corrie

Newmarket Journal - 14 hours 49 min ago

A 50-year acting career spanning from performing Shakespeare in India to Coronation Street has brought a new honour for Madhav Sharma.

Categories: Local Press

South Korea fund to abstain from Samsung merger vote, wants share buybacks

Reuters UK Business News - 14 hours 58 min ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's National Pension Service does not support the merger of two Samsung Group units and plans to ask them to buy back its holdings in the pair, an NPS spokeswoman said on Saturday.






'We won't pay,' furious Cameron tells EU over surprise bill

Reuters UK Business News - 19 hours 22 min ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - In a vivid display of fury at European Union technocrats, British Prime Minister David Cameron refused to pay a surprise 2.1-billion-euro (1.65 billion pounds) bill on Friday as EU leaders ordered an urgent review of the calculations used.






Google's Pichai to oversee major products and services

Reuters UK Business News - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 23:56
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc Chief Executive Officer Larry Page has put Sundar Pichai, one of his key lieutenants, in charge of the Internet company's products.






HP seeking buyers for corporate-networking business in China - WSJ

Reuters UK Business News - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 22:46
(Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co has begun sounding out private-equity firms in China to buy its corporate-networking business in the country, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the situation.






Shares post best week since mid-2013 after earnings boost

Reuters UK Business News - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 22:04
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets rose on Friday after strong corporate results from Microsoft and Procter & Gamble and reduced concerns over the possible spread of Ebola boosted U.S. shares and kept safe-haven U.S. Treasuries prices stable.






Bank of Ireland staff set for first pay rise since crisis

Reuters UK Business News - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 20:20
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Staff at Bank of Ireland, the country's largest bank by assets, are set to receive their first pay increase in six years after the part state-owned lender reached an agreement with its largest trade union on Friday.






Luxottica owner reassures that return to helm only temporary

Reuters UK Business News - Fri, 24/10/2014 - 19:58
MILAN (Reuters) - Luxottica Chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio, 79, sought to reassure employees in a letter this week that he would eventually take a step back after a recent management crisis put him back at the helm.






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