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EveningTimes Online
Oliver is still top boys’ name but what has dethroned Amelia for girls?the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Compare... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Oliver is still top boys’ name but what has dethroned Amelia for girls?the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Compare... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Most popular baby names in the North West revealed- Poppy in the top 10 girls’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 minutes ago
- Poppy in the top 10 girls’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with 2015, according to today’s figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). And Muhammad replaced William in the top 10 boys’ names for England and Wales in 2016,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 13 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Oliver is still top boys’ name but what has dethroned Amelia for girls?the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 13 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Compare... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oliver is still top boys’ name but what has dethroned Amelia for girls?the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Compare... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Oliver is still top boys’ name but what has dethroned Amelia for girls?the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Compare... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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express
GBP v EUR: Sterling jumps as UK reports surge in retail salesat around €1.130, up 0.3 per cent from this morning's starting levels of around
express / Posted 23 minutes ago
at around €1.130, up 0.3 per cent from this morning's starting levels of around €1.124. According to data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) this morning, retail sales growth in the UK surged from 0.6 per cent to 1 per cent in... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Oxford Mail / Posted 33 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oliver is still top boys’ name but what has dethroned Amelia for girls?the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
Oxford Mail / Posted 33 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Compare... Read more
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Bury Times
REVEALED: Top 20 baby names for boys and girls in 2016the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
Bury Times / Posted 36 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Muhammad... Read more
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Bury Times
Oliver is still top boys’ name but what has dethroned Amelia for girls?the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year
Bury Times / Posted 36 minutes ago
the top name for baby boys, remained in the number one spot for the fourth year in a row, data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed. Olivia dethroned Amelia, which occupied the top position for five years. Compare... Read more
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Gazette
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Gazette / Posted 40 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Retail sales increase 1% in August as prices continue to rise, according to ONS figureshighest year-on-year growth in 25 years, according to new figures. To send a l
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 43 minutes ago
highest year-on-year growth in 25 years, according to new figures. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. The Office for National Statistics said non-food stores and non-store retailing prices in the month were up by 3.2% and 3.3%... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Strong UK retail sales reinforces rate hike predictionsexpectations that the Bank of England will raise interest rates in November for
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 43 minutes ago
expectations that the Bank of England will raise interest rates in November for the first time in a decade. The Office for National Statistics said retail sales rose 1 percent from the previous month, largely driven by business online... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 44 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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Harrow Times
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Harrow Times / Posted 47 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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This is West Country
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
This is West Country / Posted 48 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 53 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 58 minutes ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Retail sales defy expectations in surgeincreases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’
EveningTimes Online / Posted an hour ago
increases and exceeding the expected 1.1% rise, as consumers ignored the pound’s post-referendum slump and inflation, the Office for National Statistics figures show. Sales rose 1% month-on-month, exceeding expectations for a much smaller... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Strong UK retail sales reinforces rate hike predictionsexpectations that the Bank of England will raise interest rates in November for
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted an hour ago
expectations that the Bank of England will raise interest rates in November for the first time in a decade. The Office for National Statistics said retail sales rose 1 percent from the previous month, largely driven by business online... Read more
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birminghammail
The most popular baby names in the West Midlands revealedPoppy in the top 10 girls’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with 2
birminghammail / Posted an hour ago
Poppy in the top 10 girls’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with 2015, according to today’s figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Muhammad replaced William in the top 10 boys’ names for England and Wales in 2016,... Read more
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birminghammail
These were the most popular baby names in the UK in 2016Poppy in the top 10 girls’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with 2
birminghammail / Posted an hour ago
Poppy in the top 10 girls’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with 2015, according to today’s figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). (Image: PA)Read More Muhammad replaced William in the top 10 boys’ names for England... Read more
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express
Baby names revealed: Most popular UK girl and boy names of 2016 and THIS tops the listtop 10 boys’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with 2015. Commenti
express / Posted an hour ago
top 10 boys’ names for England and Wales in 2016, compared with 2015. Commenting on today’s findings, Nick Stripe of the Office for National Statistics said: “With over 696,000 babies born in England and Wales in 2016, and nearly 64,000 different... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Strong UK retail sales give pound another boostretail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted an hour ago
retail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development that gave the pound a further boost. The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that retail sales during the month rose by 1 percent. That was ahead of market... Read more
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Daily Herald
Strong UK retail sales give pound another boostretail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
retail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development that gave the pound a further boost. The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that retail sales during the month rose by 1 percent. That was ahead of market... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Strong UK retail sales give pound another boostretail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted an hour ago
retail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development that gave the pound a further boost. The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that retail sales during the month rose by 1 percent. That was ahead of market... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Strong UK retail sales give pound another boostretail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
retail sales in Britain rose more than anticipated during August, a development that gave the pound a further boost. The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that retail sales during the month rose by 1 percent. That was ahead of market... Read more
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International Business Times
Britons' spending splurge resumes as retail sales grow at fastest rate since April biggest monthly increase since April as official figures released on Wednesday
International Business Times / Posted 2 hours ago
biggest monthly increase since April as official figures released on Wednesday (20 September) showed. According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), retail sales rose 1% on a monthly basis last month, exceeding expectations for no... Read more
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Market Watch
FTSE 100 edges up as Fed decision takes center stageretail sales figures for August should signal how well consumers are holding up
Market Watch / Posted 2 hours ago
retail sales figures for August should signal how well consumers are holding up, with the report set for release by the Office for National Statistics at 9:30 a.m. London time, or 4:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Analysts polled by FactSet expect a 1.2%... Read more
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Market Watch
U.K. retail sales rise faster than expectedand on home improvements, but sales look set to be weaker in the third quarter
Market Watch / Posted 2 hours ago
and on home improvements, but sales look set to be weaker in the third quarter than they were earlier in the year. The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that retail sales rose 1.0% on the month in August, a faster rate of growth... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Jobs joy for ‘one of uk’s best at work’looking to fill 875 permanent positions across the UK with 21 roles at its head
Thame Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
looking to fill 875 permanent positions across the UK with 21 roles at its head office in Thame. Figures released by the Office for National Statistics show the Henley constituency retains its position as one of the best constituencies in the UK... Read more
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Scotsman
‘Scotland’s statisticians less independent since devolution’out in Scotland prior to devolution. “That particular time he or she ... could
Scotsman / Posted 15 hours ago
out in Scotland prior to devolution. “That particular time he or she ... could always go directly to the head of ONS (Office for National Statistics) and stand up for the quality of statistics. That went with devolution.” Richard Marsh,... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Jobs joy for ‘one of uk’s best at work’looking to fill 875 permanent positions across the UK with 21 roles at its head
Aylesbury Today / Posted 16 hours ago
looking to fill 875 permanent positions across the UK with 21 roles at its head office in Thame. Figures released by the Office for National Statistics show the Henley constituency retains its position as one of the best constituencies in the UK... Read more
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International Business Times
Average City bonuses jump to £15,000 while health and social sectors get 'close to zero' were paid the highest average bonuses in the country, jumping just under 10% co
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
were paid the highest average bonuses in the country, jumping just under 10% compared to a year ago to £14,770, said the Office for National Statistics. This compares with the average employee bonus across all sectors of the UK economy, which... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures reveal The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the highest level since records began in 2001. Photo of The... Read more
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Oxford Mail
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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Bury Times
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
Bury Times / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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Gazette
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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guardian-series
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
guardian-series / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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Harrow Times
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
Harrow Times / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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This is West Country
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
This is West Country / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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Gazette News
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
Gazette News / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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Bolton News
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
Bolton News / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
British bonuses hit highest value on record, official figures revealvalue of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firm
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 21 hours ago
value of bonuses paid out in Britain has reached record heights as finance firms dished out bigger awards to staff. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said total bonus payments jumped 6.5% to £46.4 billion in the year to March – the... Read more
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