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UK law 'to recognise animal feelings'
…Ministers are considering how to amend UK law to recognise animal sentience… would allow the UK to crack down on puppy smuggling and the live export of animals… out of UK law by accident after Brexit. But ministers said recognition of animals…


Russian Fancy Bear hackers' UK link revealed
…When Russia's most notorious hackers hired servers from a UK-registered company… at the Farnborough air show in 2014 . Fancy Bear malware used to attack a UK TV station… money laundering investigation. The BBC asked a UK company called Elliptic, which…


Cardiff-based Ticketline (UK) placed into liquidation
…Customers with outstanding tickets from Ticketline (UK) could miss out… will be honoured out of good will. Ticketline (UK) is distinct from the larger company… competitive market of the ticketing industry, Ticket Line (UK) Limited could no longer…


UK car production rises in October
…The number of cars built in the UK last month rose by 3.5% compared with a year… earlier, driven by higher exports. Just over 157,000 vehicles were made in UK… the diesel change mean? What's gone wrong in the UK car market? The SMMT said 82.1% of UK


UK approach to Brexit 'chaotic' - leaked Irish report
… the UK Government's approach to leaving the EU. Irish PM 'should know better' says… and put more pressure on the UK. And some believe the leak should be seen… ministers think of the UK's Brexit negotiating team It claims that Brexit was barely…


UK floods: 70 people and horses rescued in Lancashire
… weather hit the UK. Emergency crews received more than 500 calls, with Lancaster… pictures Tweet: @BBC_HaveYourSay Text an SMS or MMS to 61124 (UK) or +44 7624 800 100…


Brexit 'bombshell' for UK's European Capital of Culture 2023 plans
…The European Commission has cancelled the UK's turn to host the European… and Belfast/Derry. But the commission has said the UK will no longer be eligible to have…://twitter.com/JohnGlenUK/status/933727235378466816 Plans for the UK to host a Capital…


UK set for worst pay squeeze 'since 19th century'
…Wages are forecast to remain below pre-financial crisis levels until the early 2020s, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies. Its director, Paul Johnson, says that would be an almost "unprecedented" squeeze on living standards.…


Budget 2017: Hammond says UK must defy gloomy forecast
…Chancellor Philip Hammond has said the challenge for the UK is to prove… the economists wrong and deliver higher productivity. The UK economy is forecast to expand…


Budget 2017: UK growth forecast cut sharply
…Growth forecasts for the UK economy have been cut sharply following changes… at KPMG UK, said: "The downgrade to UK GDP growth forecasts has totally overshadowed…