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Theresa May: Brexit plan will boost UK aerospace

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Airbus’ wing production plant near Broughton in north-east Wales Theresa May is to promise extra investment for the aerospace industry just days after Airbus threatened to reduce its UK…

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Increased sales of vinyl lead to manufacturing boost

Manufacturers of vinyl say demand from record labels in the UK is four times higher than they can currently process. The majority are pressed in Europe but Vinyl Presents opened in Portsmouth in 2017 and…


Theresa May hopes Donald Trump visit will boost US-UK links

Image copyright EPA US President Donald Trump’s visit to the UK will be an opportunity to boost trade links and strengthen cooperation on security, Theresa May has said. The PM also warned Mr Trump not…


England fan hopes Harry Kane tattoo will ‘boost’ team

Teddy Allen had a large picture of Harry Kane and “World Cup Winners 2018” tattooed on his left thigh after England beat Sweden. “It was an impulsive decision but I will stand by it,” he…


Call for ‘enterprise boot camps’ for veterans to boost defence procurement

Image copyright Getty Images Dragon’s Den-style ‘boot camps’ for Armed Forces veterans are among ideas being proposed by a think tank to boost innovation in defence procurement. The Centre for Entrepreneurs said the expertise and…


World Cup economic boost could be worth £2.6bn

Image copyright PA Image caption England fans doing their bit for the economy The economy could receive a £2.6bn spending boost if England make it to the World Cup final, research suggests. And every time…


BBC announces action to boost staff from BAME backgrounds

The BBC’s director general has spoken of the “importance” of a report into the Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic (BAME) culture at the corporation. Tony Hall addressed staff on Wednesday saying he was “determined” to implement…


Newspaper headlines: May’s £20bn NHS boost and mother’s ‘cannabis oil victory’

By BBC News Staff Image caption Most of Saturday’s front pages lead on the announcement from Theresa May that the NHS will get a cash boost. The Observer reports the extra £20bn a year will…


Free schools boost for England’s worst-performing areas

Image copyright Getty Images The government’s free school programme is being redirected towards the worst-performing areas of England, particularly the North East. Ministers are targeting the next wave of about 35 new schools in the…


Royal Navy nuclear submarines to get £2.5bn boost

Image copyright PA Image caption Once built, the UK will have seven Astute hunter-killer submarines The defence secretary is expected to announce a £2.5bn investment in the UK’s nuclear submarine programme. Under the plans, an…


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