Monthly Archives: August 2012

Law criminalising squatting to be challenged in court by cottage dweller

Irene Gardiner bringing case against Crown Prosecution Service and police over law change that could make her homeless A woman who has lived in an abandoned Welsh hillside cottage for 11 years is to challenge legislation that criminalises squatting. Irene … Continue reading

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Halal toothpaste, anyone? Religious observance has become a global brand | Nesrine Malik

The unstoppable growth of halal products shows we are all fair game for marketers but risks ghettoising the Muslim community A few years ago, the only “halal” signs one saw were on butchers’ shops. But now halal is turning into … Continue reading

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Store Wars: Asda and Morrisons

Each week we look at retailers in the same sector. This week two supermarkets with their roots in the north vie for superiority Each week we look at two shops competing in the same sector, and review what they are … Continue reading

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Black Caribbean workers ‘earned more per hour than whites before recession’

Researchers say Black Caribbeans earned £8.40 an hour compared to £8.10 for white people in the four years to 2008 Black Caribbean workers received the biggest pay rises on average during the pre-recession boom years, earning more per hour than … Continue reading

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Free loft insulation from British Gas … what’s the catch?

Curious to discover how she would end up getting duped, Hilary Osborne gave her details to a man offering free loft insulation When someone approached me in the supermarket and offered me free insulation I was somewhat sceptical. He was … Continue reading

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Which Type of Company is Best for you?

If you have been thinking about starting up a company, but are unsure as to the many types of company there are out there, you may find it handy to consult the information below. By considering all of these options … Continue reading

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Town and parish councils ready to enter the modern financial world

After years of campaigning, local councils are likely to be freed of the need to double sign cheques for all financial transactions At a time when parish and town councils want to move the new localism agenda forward by taking … Continue reading

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Have you made a post-holiday resolution?

The summer break is the perfect time to think about the areas you want to change – and Christmas is the ideal goal to work towards. So, are you ready to hit the gym, ditch the booze or get your … Continue reading

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School uniforms: turning our kids into soulless conformists

These days, every educationalist from Michael Gove down is a fan of the dreaded blazer/tie combo. Exactly how do they really think they’re helping prepare kids for the ‘real world’? Would you like me to tell you what I am … Continue reading

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