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Issue : December 2005

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  • Housebuilding share rise on positive Wilson Bowden updateSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    Share in house builders gained this morning led by Wilson Bowden after an upbeat trading statement from the company lifted shares 7 per cent or 97p to 1487p.

  • GMB hits out at Wembley redundanciesSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    General union the GMB has hit out at news that there will be 22 redundancies at the £450 million Wembley National Stadium project.

  • Blair flies into BasraSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    Prime Minister Tony Blair flew into Basra today for a surprise Christmas visit to British troops in Iraq.

  • East London line £450m loan signedSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    A £450 million European Union loan towards the cost of improved East London transport links for the 2012 Olympics was signed in London yesterday.

  • Report casts doubt on bird flu drugSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    A 'frightening' report has cast fresh doubts over the drug used to combat bird flu, after two people died after failing to respond to the treatment.

  • Police forces merger plans outlined todaySubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    Plans to merge four West Midlands police forces will be outlined today, according to reports.

  • Man in court over Pc killingSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    A 24-year-old man will appear in court today charged with the murder of Pc Sharon Beshenivsky.

  • Blair under pressure to drop nuclear plansSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    Labour MPs are mounting a campaign to persuade Tony Blair not to go ahead with a new generation of nuclear power stations.

  • Wilson Bowden reports sales boostSubscription

    News22 December, 2005

    House builder Wilson Bowden reported an upturn in buyer confidence today after a boost in sales.

  • Everton await Reds' decision over new stadiumSubscription

    News21 December, 2005

    Everton are playing down claims they are considering new plans to move from Goodison Park to a new stadium.

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