Look for a cluster of stations - When several stations are close together, they are more likely to cut prices to tempt drivers in. “If you are in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, you have much less competition than in the centre of Manchester,” said Renshaw. … [Read more...] about Petrol and diesel prices on track to hit 5 and a half year high in another slap in the face for drivers
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While there’s a clear correlation, it’s hard to say for sure whether concentration of money is the cause or effect of the startup decline. On one hand, the existence of fewer new startups makes it easier for incumbent firms to accumulate more power. However, as industries become more concentrated, it also raises the barriers to new entrepreneurship, choking off innovation elsewhere in the marketplace. … [Read more...] about As tech companies get richer, is it ‘game over’ for startups?
'Until this new coronavirus was identified, there were only six different coronaviruses known to infect humans. Four of these cause a mild common cold-type illness, but since 2002 there has been the emergence of two new coronaviruses that can infect humans and result in more severe disease (Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) coronaviruses). … [Read more...] about China in LOCKDOWN: China cancels its New Year celebrations, closes FOURTEEN cities, part of the Great Wall, Disneyland Shanghai – and even McDonald’s shuts up shop – as the army is deployed in desperate bid to contain killer coronavirus
It was claimed at the time that he was unhappy with the drinking culture at Middlesbrough, and the role in that played by Gascoigne. It was, rather, gambling that bothered him. The last straw was a sweepstake taking place in the dressing room half an hour before a big game. So when Aston Villa came in with an offer for him, he was happy to escape. He knew he could not change other people; change had to come from him. The title for the book of Hero and Villain now all too readily suggested itself. … [Read more...] about Sad Merson’s bid for honesty
”The challenge from here will be to haul in VOC Rotterdam, current kings of European T10 club cricket. For the organisers, and indeed for the ECB’s participation arm, there will be hope of further broadcast deals to spread this form of the game a little further. The second ECL will take place between 31 May and 7 June at La Manga in Spain. … [Read more...] about Swardeston’s cricket dream comes true with place in continental league