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Manchester Evening News
Mystery foam found in River Irwell after 'chemicals' dumped in watercourse on a regular basis. It’s high time this ongoing pollution ended. “Pleas
Mystery foam found in River Irwell after 'chemicals' dumped in water
Manchester Evening News / Posted 5 hours ago
course on a regular basis. It’s high time this ongoing pollution ended. “Please join us – in our lobbying of politicians, United Utilities, The Environment Agency and other organisations to ensure that environmental improvements continue within... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Darwen homes left without water this morningHOMES in the BB3 postcode area of Darwen had little or no water pressure this m
Darwen homes left without water this morning
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
HOMES in the BB3 postcode area of Darwen had little or no water pressure this morning. A United Utilities spokesman said the company had received 11 calls about the issue - which has now been fixed. MORE TOP STORIES: He said: “Residents may have... Read more
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Saddleworth Extra
Scenic woodland marred by trashit was cleared up pretty quickly on the same day, but people who fly-tip deserv
Scenic woodland marred by trash
Saddleworth Extra / Posted yesterday
it was cleared up pretty quickly on the same day, but people who fly-tip deserve everything they get." A spokesman for United Utilities, which manages Strinesdale, said: "It is an area of natural beauty used by many visitors and fly-tipping is... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Scenic woodland marred by trashit was cleared up pretty quickly on the same day, but people who fly-tip deserv
Scenic woodland marred by trash
Oldham Chronicle / Posted yesterday
it was cleared up pretty quickly on the same day, but people who fly-tip deserve everything they get." A spokesman for United Utilities, which manages Strinesdale, said: "It is an area of natural beauty used by many visitors and fly-tipping is... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Sinking feelingOldham Highways department and they said they have been out to inspect is but s
Sinking feeling
Oldham Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Oldham Highways department and they said they have been out to inspect is but said it's nothing to do with us, it's down to United Utilities. It's outside a primary school with a one-way street" The hole has now been cordoned off, following a site... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Darwen homes left without water this morningHOMES in the BB3 postcode area of Darwen currently have little or no water pres
Darwen homes left without water this morning
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
HOMES in the BB3 postcode area of Darwen currently have little or no water pressure. A United Utilities spokesman said the company has received 11 calls about the issue this morning. MORE TOP STORIES: He said: “Residents may have noticed that the... Read more
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The News and Star
Burst pipe leaves hole in the road and 200 homes without waterincluding those on Plains Road, Greenacres and Faustin Hill, have little or not
Burst pipe leaves hole in the road and 200 homes without water
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
including those on Plains Road, Greenacres and Faustin Hill, have little or not water pressure. It was reported to United Utilities at about 5pm. The company apologised to affected customers and is attempted to reconnect their water supply... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Runcorn and Widnes boast joint second highest rate of chemical spill call-outsto Halebank following a chemical incident on Pickerings Road, which the fire se
Runcorn and Widnes boast joint second highest rate of chemical spill call-outs
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
to Halebank following a chemical incident on Pickerings Road, which the fire service said was a release of chlorine gas. United Utilities later confirmed that there was a reaction between diesel and a chlorine-based substance. For Runcorn, there... Read more
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walesonline
Martin Shipton on the dream of an independent Wales funded by waterborder with Severn Trent Water and Dee Valley Water, and a water border with Br
Martin Shipton on the dream of an independent Wales funded by water
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
border with Severn Trent Water and Dee Valley Water, and a water border with Bristol Water - the River Severn estuary - and United Utilities Water - the River Dee estuary. As the operating company for Glas Cymru, Welsh Water has more than 20 bulk... Read more
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Bolton News
JAILED: Thug who drank 10 double vodkas before attacking bus driverpleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm and criminal damage. Mr Pizzey
JAILED: Thug who drank 10 double vodkas before attacking bus driver
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm and criminal damage. Mr Pizzey said Wakes, who works as a road repairer for United Utilities, "fully accepts his behaviour was outrageous." Although Wakes was subject to a suspended prison sentence... Read more
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Bolton News
Pub attack man jailedpleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm and criminal damage. Mr Pizzey
Pub attack man jailed
Bolton News / Posted 7 days ago
pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm and criminal damage. Mr Pizzey said Wakes, who works as a road repairer for United Utilities, "fully accepts his behaviour was outrageous." Although Wakes was subject to a suspended prison sentence... Read more
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Bury Times
Residents demand action over flooded roadsubmit a drainage statement which said that foul water would be drained into th
Residents demand action over flooded road
Bury Times / Posted 8 days ago
submit a drainage statement which said that foul water would be drained into the existing water pipes on Salisbury Road. United Utilities said they had no objection to the drainage proposal providing surface water drained separate from the foul... Read more
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Bolton News
Residents demand action over flooded roadsubmit a drainage statement which said that foul water would be drained into th
Residents demand action over flooded road
Bolton News / Posted 8 days ago
submit a drainage statement which said that foul water would be drained into the existing water pipes on Salisbury Road. United Utilities said they had no objection to the drainage proposal providing surface water drained separate from the foul... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Shortlist announced for Forward Ladies women in business awardsfuture growth and prosperity. Read More Other judges included Ajaz Ahmed, the
Shortlist announced for Forward Ladies women in business awards
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
future growth and prosperity. Read More Other judges included Ajaz Ahmed, the founder of Freeserve, Helen Samuels from United Utilities and Saha Hashemi, founder of Coffee Republic. Now in its seventh year, the Awards have grown from being... Read more
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Market Watch
Severn Trent trading in line; backs guidancecompany, which treats and provides water and removes waste water, said it is ma
Severn Trent trading in line; backs guidance
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
company, which treats and provides water and removes waste water, said it is making good progress in the joint venture with United Utilities. The company said the results for fiscal 2017 will include two months of discontinued operations for... Read more
11d
Manchester Evening News
Brexit uncertainty costs north west listed companies £1.4bnthe ability to trade well. Read More This is especially true of Warrington-ba
Brexit uncertainty costs north west listed companies £1.4bn
Manchester Evening News / Posted 11 days ago
the ability to trade well. Read More This is especially true of Warrington-based water and wastewater services provider United Utilities, which added over £750m to its market cap at a growth rate of more than 12 per cent. In addition, a total... Read more
11d
Manchester Evening News
Framework success for GPL- a specialist vacuum excavation division. Key national clients include; Balfo
Framework success for GPL
Manchester Evening News / Posted 11 days ago
- a specialist vacuum excavation division. Key national clients include; Balfour Beatty, Costain, Crossrail, SGN and United Utilities. Peter Vevers, Utilities Contracts Manager at GPL Group added: “GPL is delighted to have been recognised by... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Flimby drains work needed - flood reportAllerdale council and the Environment Agency should review maintenance programm
Flimby drains work needed - flood report
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 11 days ago
Allerdale council and the Environment Agency should review maintenance programmes and the county and borough councils and United Utilities should investigate drainage and sewage systems to identify improvements. The agency is repairing damaged... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The latest roadworks news from across Liverpool, Wirral, Sefton and St Helensrepair a cable faultCaldy Road, Caldy Two-way traffic signals from Thursday, J
The latest roadworks news from across Liverpool, Wirral, Sefton and St Helens
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
repair a cable faultCaldy Road, Caldy Two-way traffic signals from Thursday, July 21 to Monday, July 25 because of work by United Utilities to repair a leakHuyton Lane, Huyton The road will be closed from 8am to 6pm on Saturday, July 23 because of... Read more
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Saddleworth Extra
Wave of dam devastationteams carried out rescues and salvaged property. Later at a Dovestone debriefi
Wave of dam devastation
Saddleworth Extra / Posted 14 days ago
teams carried out rescues and salvaged property. Later at a Dovestone debriefing, experts from the rescue services and United Utilities compared notes over elements of the mammoth event. Authorities say these exercises are regularly held in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Military helicopters circle Manchester during mock disaster trainingof litres of water from the lake in a bid to tackle the "problem". The Chinook
Military helicopters circle Manchester during mock disaster training
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
of litres of water from the lake in a bid to tackle the "problem". The Chinook took to Manchester's skies Read More United Utilities bosses were said to be concerned with the rising water levels because of heavy rainfall. As the day went... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Wave of dam devastationteams carried out rescues and salvaged property. Later at a Dovestone debriefi
Wave of dam devastation
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
teams carried out rescues and salvaged property. Later at a Dovestone debriefing, experts from the rescue services and United Utilities compared notes over elements of the mammoth event. Authorities say these exercises are regularly held in... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
What could be done to protect Kendal from future flooding? New draft report releasedwas presented, the participants had the opportunity to meet representatives fro
What could be done to protect Kendal from future flooding? New draft report released
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
was presented, the participants had the opportunity to meet representatives from agencies including Cumbria County Council, United Utilities and the Red Cross. The report says that in Sandylands, initial flooding from Stock Beck occurred as the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Plans to build 24-hour McDonald’s given green light - creating 65 jobsobjections were received from statutory consultees, including Environmental Hea
Plans to build 24-hour McDonald’s given green light - creating 65 jobs
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
objections were received from statutory consultees, including Environmental Health, Lancashire County Council Highways and United Utilities. However, Rossendale Civic Trust said it believed the plans would benefit from a more imaginative... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Live 'disaster' exercise tests hundreds of region's emergency responders response to mock floodingAct 2004, it is a requirement for councils and emergency services to plan for m
Live 'disaster' exercise tests hundreds of region's emergency responders response to mock flooding
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
Act 2004, it is a requirement for councils and emergency services to plan for major incidents and Category 1 responders. United Utilities bosses were said to be concerned with the rising water levels because of heavy rainfall. Chinook... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New pipework on way to help prevent sewers spilling near Silverdale and CarnforthPROJECT to help prevent sewers spilling into the River Keer, near Warton and Si
New pipework on way to help prevent sewers spilling near Silverdale and Carnforth
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
PROJECT to help prevent sewers spilling into the River Keer, near Warton and Silverdale, has been announced. Managers from United Utilities told Silverdale Parish Council that new pipework and a storm water tank would be installed at Warton Road,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
This is why Portland Street is going to be shut all daybeen shut in both directions between Princess Street and Nicholas Street since
This is why Portland Street is going to be shut all day
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
been shut in both directions between Princess Street and Nicholas Street since the leak was reported at 2am on Tuesday. United Utilities have been working overnight and are still on the scene fixing the main. The road closure has caused travel... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Portland Street in the city centre shut after water main burstsusual. This is the reason Portland Street is closed...looks like the Piccadill
Portland Street in the city centre shut after water main bursts
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
usual. This is the reason Portland Street is closed...looks like the Piccadilly Gardens fountains have some competition United Utilities have been at the scene since 2am working to repair the main A spokesman said there are some difficulties... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Portland Street shut as burst water main floods city centre“People stood at bus stops waiting for services on Portland Street, no warning
Portland Street shut as burst water main floods city centre
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
“People stood at bus stops waiting for services on Portland Street, no warning anywhere apart from one tweet.” Read More United Utilities have been at the scene since 2am working to repair the main. A spokesman said there are some difficulties... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Poor maintenance and too many houses to blame for floods, say localsreport last night. Some residents of Selby Terrace were flooded on December 3
Poor maintenance and too many houses to blame for floods, say locals
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 16 days ago
report last night. Some residents of Selby Terrace were flooded on December 3 and others two days later. After the floods United Utilities was there on an almost daily basis and residents were told they had removed 75 tonnes of rubble from the... Read more
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The News and Star
Poor maintenance and too many houses to blame for floods, say localsnight. Some residents of Selby Terrace were flooded on Thursday, December 3 an
Poor maintenance and too many houses to blame for floods, say locals
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
night. Some residents of Selby Terrace were flooded on Thursday, December 3 and other on Saturday 5. After the floods United Utilities was there on an almost daily basis and residents were told they had removed 75 tonnes of rubble from the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
North west companies honoured at military awardssector employer and cadet forces business award. One of the big winners was Wa
North west companies honoured at military awards
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
sector employer and cadet forces business award. One of the big winners was Warrington-based water and wastewater company United Utilities which received the Covenant Award and was praised for its continuing support to the Defence community. Read... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Report released into Maryport floodingproperties. A draft flood investigation report put together in the wake of Dec
Report released into Maryport flooding
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 18 days ago
properties. A draft flood investigation report put together in the wake of December's flood called on the county council, United Utilities and Allerdale council to investigate drainage and sewerage systems to see where improvements are needed. It... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Floods Minister Rory Stewart announces new Cumbria Flood Protection Plandefence systems; restore 350 hectares of peatland to hold water upstream at sev
Floods Minister Rory Stewart announces new Cumbria Flood Protection Plan
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
defence systems; restore 350 hectares of peatland to hold water upstream at several sites; make changes to the operation of United Utilities; and ensure future planning permissions granted in Cumbria heed lessons from Storm Desmond. Floods Minister... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This homeless man asked for some change, instead he got a jobman given painting job in random act of kindness “I’ve seen him around a few t
This homeless man asked for some change, instead he got a job
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
man given painting job in random act of kindness “I’ve seen him around a few times,” Darren said, “I work for United Utilities so I’m in the area on call-outs fairly regularly. "He asked a passer-by for some change and the guy... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
These painters gave a homeless man a job for the daywhen he was told the man didn’t have anything to give him. “I’ve seen him arou
These painters gave a homeless man a job for the day
Manchester Evening News / Posted 20 days ago
when he was told the man didn’t have anything to give him. “I’ve seen him around a few times,” Darren said, “I work for United Utilities so I’m in the area on call-outs fairly regularly. "He asked a passer-by for some change and the guy... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Watch: amazing laser show at Toxteth Reservoir before it opens this weekendinstallation by artist Rita McBride inside Toxteth Reservoir The reservoir has
Watch: amazing laser show at Toxteth Reservoir before it opens this weekend
Liverpool Echo / Posted 21 days ago
installation by artist Rita McBride inside Toxteth Reservoir The reservoir has been empty since it was decommissioned by United Utilities in 1997, but it once stored around three million gallons of water which was pumped to houses across... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Wayne Hemingway drawing up plans for ‘attractive and affordable’ 169-home estate in Blackburnstrips of land originally considered unsuitable for development have been inclu
Wayne Hemingway drawing up plans for ‘attractive and affordable’ 169-home estate in Blackburn
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
strips of land originally considered unsuitable for development have been included after extensive drainage work by United Utilities. The 55-year-old said the new properties would have a ‘barn’ feel combining industrial heritage with a... Read more
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New Kerala
British FTSE 100 rises - newkerala.com #87339cent respectively. Fresnillo led the top losers of the blue chips with a share
British FTSE 100 rises - newkerala.com #87339
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
cent respectively. Fresnillo led the top losers of the blue chips with a share price drop of 4.58 per cent, followed by Randgold Resources (4.48 per cent), United Utilities Group (1.26 per cent), National Grid (1.12 per cent), Mondi (1.10 per ce... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Croydon Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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Northern Echo
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Northern Echo / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Kingston Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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Oxford Mail
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cutto 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to
FTSE 100 performs dramatic rebound as markets price in 78 chance of rate cut
Streatham Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
to 2409p, Royal Bank of Scotland up 9.7p to 158.6p, Dixons Carphone up 16.4p to 298p. The biggest fallers were Fresnillo down 92p to 1916p, Randgold Resources down 435p to 9280p, United Utilities down 13p to 1019p, National Grid down 12.5p to 11... Read more
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