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Articles from June 6, 2007

A Delightful Lytle Place ; Inspired by Thirties Movies (with Happy Endings) Andchildhood Visits to the Zoo, Designer Lulu Lytle Created a Battersea Family Home Full of Creature Comforts. by Katrina Burroughs
Inspired by Thirties movies (with happy endings) and childhood visits to the zoo, designer Lulu Lytle created a Battersea family home full of creature comforts. By Katrina Burroughs DESIGNER Lulu Lytle's Bayswater apartment features all the elements...
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A Delightful Lytle Place; Inspired by Thirties Movies (with Happy Endings) Andchildhood Visits to the Zoo, Designer Lulu Lytle Created a Battersea Family Home Full of Creature Comforts. by Katrina Burroughs
Inspired by Thirties movies (with happy endings) and childhood visits to the zoo, designer Lulu Lytle created a Battersea family home full of creature comforts. By Katrina Burroughs DESIGNER Lulu Lytle's Bayswater apartment features all the elements...
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A Fresh Ray of Hope in the Garden ; A New Restaurant Finally Fills a Gap in a Much Loved Corner of Central London. but There Are Niggles about Its Service
The Forge 14 Garrick Street, WC2 P PERHAPS I'm in a minority of one, but I've never found a restaurant in Covent Garden that I especially care for. I don't count Christopher's because, to my mind, it's more Aldwych than Covent Garden. The Ivy, too, I've...
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Annabels Is Sold for Pounds 90m to Ivy Owner ; End of an Era for Capitals Most Famous Society Haunt
LEGENDARY Mayfair nightclub Annabels has been sold to the owner of The Ivy restaurant in a deal said to be worth Pounds 90 million. The sale was agreed in principle late last night after more than a year of negotiations. It adds yet another high-profile...
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Annabel's Is Sold for Pounds 90m to Ivy Owner ; End of an Era for Capital's Most Famous Society Haunt
LEGENDARY Mayfair nightclub Annabel's has been sold to the owner of The Ivy restaurant in a deal said to be worth Pounds 90 million. The sale was agreed in principle late last night after more than a year of negotiations. It adds yet another highprofile...
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Annabels Is Sold for [Pounds Sterling]90m to Ivy Owner; End of an Era for Capitals Most Famous Society Haunt
LEGENDARY Mayfair nightclub Annabels has been sold to the owner of The Ivy restaurant in a deal said to be worth [pounds sterling]90 million. The sale was agreed in principle late last night after more than a year of negotiations. It adds yet another...
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Annabel's Is Sold for [Pounds Sterling]90m to Ivy Owner; End of an Era for Capital's Most Famous Society Haunt
LEGENDARY Mayfair nightclub Annabel's has been sold to the owner of The Ivy restaurant in a deal said to be worth [pounds sterling]90 million. The sale was agreed in principle late last night after more than a year of negotiations. It adds yet another...
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A Soothing Secret ; Chelsea Physic Garden Is a Magical Spot to Unwind among Its Fascinating Medicinal Plants, Says Pattie Barron
THEY might be big in London gardens, but no olive trees are as large or so old as the one at the remarkable Chelsea Physic Garden. Back in 1976, the olive harvest weighed in at 7lb, but this is a place where they were growing pineapples and papayas in...
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A Soothing Secret; Chelsea Physic Garden Is a Magical Spot to Unwind among Its Fascinating Medicinal Plants, Says Pattie Barron
THEY might be big in London gardens, but no olive trees are as large or so old as the one at the remarkable Chelsea Physic Garden. Back in 1976, the olive harvest weighed in at 7lb, but this is a place where they were growing pineapples and papayas...
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Autopilot Carreras Battles It out with Overhead Boeings ; REVIEW
JOSE CARRERAS sang outdoors to open the Hampton Court Palace Festival last night. His accompanists were the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Heathrow Airport, but he battled the roar above to deserve the inevitable stamping ovations from the crowd. Sixty...
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Autopilot Carreras Battles It out with Overhead Boeings ; REVIEW
Jose Carreras .. Hampton Court Palace Festival KIERON QUIRKE JOSE CARRERAS sang outdoors to open the Hampton Court Palace Festival last night. His accompanists were the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Heathrow Airport, but he battled the roar above...
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Autopilot Carreras Battles It out with Overhead Boeings; REVIEW
JOSE CARRERAS sang outdoors to open the Hampton Court Palace Festival last night. His accompanists were the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Heathrow Airport, but he battled the roar above to deserve the inevitable stamping ovations from the crowd....
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Bishop of Southwark Escapes Prosecution for Drinking
THE BISHOP of Southwark has escaped Church action over allegations that he had been drunk, it emerged today. A secret Church of England report investigating Dr Tom Butler's behaviour following a Christmas party at the Irish embassy concluded there...
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Bishop of Southwark Escapes Prosecution for Drinking
THE BISHOP of Southwark has escaped Church action over allegations that he had been drunk, it emerged today. A secret Church of England report investigating Dr Tom Butler's behaviour following a Christmas party at the Irish embassy concluded there was...
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Blair: Europe Will Boycott Russia over Missiles
TONY BLAIR raised the stakes in Britains row with Russia today with a stern warning that European business would pull out of the country unless President Putin proved he shared Western values. The Prime Minister told MPs that he wanted a good relationship...
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Blair: Europe Will Boycott Russia over Missiles
TONY BLAIR raised the stakes in Britain's row with Russia today with a stern warning that European business would pull out of the country unless President Putin proved he shared Western values. The Prime Minister told MPs that he wanted a good relationship...
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Blair: Europe Will Boycott Russia over Missiles
TONY BLAIR raised the stakes in Britains row with Russia today with a stern warning that European business would pull out of the country unless President Putin proved he shared Western values. The Prime Minister told MPs that he wanted a good relationship...
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Blair: Europe Will Boycott Russia over Missiles
TONY BLAIR raised the stakes in Britain's row with Russia today with a stern warning that European business would pull out of the country unless President Putin proved he shared Western values. The Prime Minister told MPs that he wanted a good relationship...
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Blair Pledges to Confront Putin on Missiles at G8
TONY BLAIR today promised a "frank" showdown with Russian leader Vladimir Putin over his threats to point nuclear weapons at Eastern Europe. As the row threatened to overshadow the G8 summit in Germany, the Prime Minister revealed he would have...
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Blair Pledges to Confront Putin on Missiles at G8
TONY BLAIR today promised a "frank" showdown with Russian leader Vladimir Putin over his threats to point nuclear weapons at Eastern Europe. As the row threatened to overshadow the G8 summit in Germany, the Prime Minister revealed he would have a oneon-one...
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Can You Name These Politicians? ; Most Londoners Do Not Recognise the Six Candidates for Labour's Deputy Leadership
IT MIGHT be the talk of Westminster, but the battle for the Labour deputy leadership is a mystery to most people. The six candidates for John Prescott's job have spent weeks promoting themselves and jockeying for position. However, their efforts have...
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Can You Name These Politicians? Most Londoners Do Not Recognise the Six Candidates for Labour's Deputy Leadership
IT MIGHT be the talk of Westminster, but the battle for the Labour deputy leadership is a mystery to most people. The six candidates for John Prescott's job have spent weeks promoting themselves and jockeying for position. However, their efforts...
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Cape Cod's a Breeze ; NEW ENGLAND LIVING
Where is it? Cape Cod is 60 miles from Boston, joined to mainland Massachusetts by two bridges and completely surrounded by water. It is 70 miles long and 20 miles across at its widest point. There are eight working lighthouses along its 559 miles of...
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Cape Cod's a Breeze; NEW ENGLAND LIVING
Where is it? Cape Cod is 60 miles from Boston, joined to mainland Massachusetts by two bridges and completely surrounded by water. It is 70 miles long and 20 miles across at its widest point. There are eight working lighthouses along its 559...
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Chink in Fed's Armour Gives Davydenko Hope ; It Is the Master's 12th Semi-Final in a Row but the Paris Clay May Again Wreck His Bid for a Grand Slam Full House
NIKOLAY DAVYDENKO has the seemingly hopeless task of beating Roger Federer in the French Open semi-finals on Friday, yet there are signs the world No1 is having problems on clay. Fourth seed Davydenko may have lost all of his previous eight meetings...
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Chink in Fed's Armour Gives Davydenko Hope; It Is the Master's 12th Semi-Final in a Row but the Paris Clay May Again Wreck His Bid for a Grand Slam Full House
NIKOLAY DAVYDENKO has the seemingly hopeless task of beating Roger Federer in the French Open semi-finals on Friday, yet there are signs the world No1 is having problems on clay. Fourth seed Davydenko may have lost all of his previous eight meetings...
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Chink in Fed's Armour Gives Davydenko Hope ; It Is the Master's 12th Semi-Final in a Row but the Paris Clay May Again Wreck His Bid for a Grand Slam Full House. by Chris Jones at Roland Garros
NIKOLAY DAVYDENKO has the seemingly hopeless task of beating Roger Federer in the French Open semi-finals on Friday, yet there are signs the world No1 is having problems on clay. Fourth seed Davydenko may have lost all of his previous eight meetings...
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Chink in Fed's Armour Gives Davydenko Hope; It Is the Master's 12th Semi-Final in a Row but the Paris Clay May Again Wreck His Bid for a Grand Slam Full House. by Chris Jones at Roland Garros
NIKOLAY DAVYDENKO has the seemingly hopeless task of beating Roger Federer in the French Open semi-finals on Friday, yet there are signs the world No1 is having problems on clay. Fourth seed Davydenko may have lost all of his previous eight meetings...
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Chorus of Approval in Park
REVIEW Nabucco . . . . . Opera Holland Park OPEN-AIR opera in London is always under threat from the weather, but that does not deter Opera Holland Park. There has been opera in the park every summer for 20 years, and last nights opening of the...
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Chorus of Approval in Park
REVIEW Nabucco . . . . . Opera Holland Park OPEN-AIR opera in London is always under threat from the weather, but that does not deter Opera Holland Park. There has been opera in the park every summer for 20 years, and last nights opening of the new season...
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Chorus of Approval in Park ; REVIEW
OPEN-AIR opera in London is always under threat from the weather, but that does not deter Opera Holland Park. There has been opera in the park every summer for 20 years, and last night's opening of the new season was blessed with a warm evening, the...
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Chorus of Approval in Park; REVIEW
OPEN-AIR opera in London is always under threat from the weather, but that does not deter Opera Holland Park. There has been opera in the park every summer for 20 years, and last night's opening of the new season was blessed with a warm evening,...
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Chorus of Approval in Park ; REVIEW Nabucco
OPEN-AIR opera in London is always under threat from the weather, but that does not deter Opera Holland Park. There has been opera in the park every summer for 20 years, and last night's opening of the new season was blessed with a warm evening, the...
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Chorus of Approval in Park; REVIEW Nabucco
OPEN-AIR opera in London is always under threat from the weather, but that does not deter Opera Holland Park. There has been opera in the park every summer for 20 years, and last night's opening of the new season was blessed with a warm evening, the...
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City Boss May Face Murder Charge after Daughter Dies
A CITY executive could face a murder charge after the two-year-old daughter he allegedly battered into a coma died. Yanire Izaga was pronounced dead at St Thomas' Hospital yesterday evening after her life-support machine was switched off. Insurance...
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City Boss May Face Murder Charge after Daughter Dies
A CITY executive could face a murder charge after the two-year- old daughter he allegedly battered into a coma died. Yanire Izaga was pronounced dead at St Thomas' Hospital yesterday evening after her life-support machine was switched off. Insurance...
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Comment
THERE we were thinking it was anaemic batting, abysmal bowling and tactics at least 20 years out of date that scuppered England's World Cup ill-fated campaign. What we failed to realise was Michael Vaughan's team never had a chance to set a course...
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Comment
THERE we were thinking it was anaemic batting, abysmal bowling and tactics at least 20 years out of date that scuppered England's World Cup ill-fated campaign. What we failed to realise was Michael Vaughan's team never had a chance to set a course for...
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Confident Terry Happy to Build Up Bridge
WAYNE BRIDGE looks certain to make a rare start for England tonight in their must-win European qualifier here in Estonia. Bridge, who has played just 10 minutes for his country since Steve McClaren took over last summer, is being bac ked by captain...
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Confident Terry Happy to Build Up Bridge
WAYNE BRIDGE looks certain to make a rare start for England tonight in their must-win European qualifier here in Estonia. Bridge, who has played just 10 minutes for his country since SteveMcClaren took over last summer, is being bac ked by captain and...
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Confident Terry Happy to Build Up Bridge
WAYNE BRIDGE looks certain to make a rare start for England tonight in their must-win European qualifier here in Estonia. Bridge, who has played just 10 minutes for his country since Steve McClaren took over last summer, is being bac ked by captain and...
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Could London Ever Learn to Love This Symbol?
YES MICHAEL WOLFF THE new Wolff Olins London 2012 logo is certainly contemporary, of today. But it's not in the language of conventional graphic design. It has a resonance of youth culture. I don't think it's exactly graffiti, as some have...
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Could London Ever Learn to Love This Symbol?
YES THE new Wolff Olins London 2012 logo is certainly contemporary, of today. But it's not in the language of conventional graphic design. It has a resonance of youth culture. I don't think it's exactly graffiti, as some have claimed, but you...
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Could London Ever Learn to Love This Symbol?
YES MICHAEL WOLFF THE new Wolff Olins London 2012 logo is certainly contemporary, of today. But it's not in the language of conventional graphic design. It has a resonance of youth culture. I don't think it's exactly graffiti, as some have claimed, but...
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Could London Ever Learn to Love This Symbol?
YES THE new Wolff Olins London 2012 logo is certainly contemporary, of today. But it's not in the language of conventional graphic design. It has a resonance of youth culture. I don't think it's exactly graffiti, as some have claimed, but you do find...
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Could You Keep the Noise Down? ; Health and Safety Says It Wants to Protect Musicians' Hearing by Making Them Play More Quietly. They'd Do Better to Help the London Players with Stress, Alcoholism or RSI
PICTURE IT. We're into the catharsis chord in Beethoven's ninth symphony and sparks of heavenly joy are flying all over the hall when a bespectacled bloke in the second violins, the health and safety rep, gives the conductor a nod to tone it down. The...
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Could You Keep the Noise Down? Health and Safety Says It Wants to Protect Musicians' Hearing by Making Them Play More Quietly. They'd Do Better to Help the London Players with Stress, Alcoholism or RSI
PICTURE IT. We're into the catharsis chord in Beethoven's ninth symphony and sparks of heavenly joy are flying all over the hall when a bespectacled bloke in the second violins, the health and safety rep, gives the conductor a nod to tone it down....
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Culture of Success ; with Its Historic Home under Threat, One Family Made a Staggering Success with Its Famous Dairy Products and Saved the Estate. Katrina Burroughs Visits
MICHAEL More-Molyneux is seriously house-proud. On our whirlwind tour, he has pointed out how much sunshine comes in through the generous windows of his Surrey home, and that the proportions of each room are perfectly pitched between spacious and welcoming....
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Culture of Success; with Its Historic Home under Threat, One Family Made a Staggering Success with Its Famous Dairy Products and Saved the Estate. Katrina Burroughs Visits
MICHAEL More-Molyneux is seriously house-proud. On our whirlwind tour, he has pointed out how much sunshine comes in through the generous windows of his Surrey home, and that the proportions of each room are perfectly pitched between spacious and...
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Cynics Betray the Planet ; READERS VIEWS
ONCE AGAIN we have hot air from leading climate sceptic Richard D North against pursuing targets on reducing carbon emissions (4 June). North takes issue with the largeindustry on climate change that pretends to know more than it does. Yet he himself...
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Cynics Betray the Planet; READERS VIEWS
ONCE AGAIN we have hot air from leading climate sceptic Richard D North against pursuing targets on reducing carbon emissions (4 June). North takes issue with the largeindustry on climate change that pretends to know more than it does. Yet he himself...
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Diary of an Estate Agent ; A City Agent Splashes out on His New Attire, a Client Insists He's a Bird in Search of a Cage, and an Absentee Seller Gets in a Flap
Monday Sinking my teeth into a sausage and tomato-sauce sandwich, I felt a little nervous. Eighteen months ago, I was working for a restaurant chain; now after a radical career change I am an estate agent, on my first day as a branch manager. Expectations...
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Diary of an Estate Agent; A City Agent Splashes out on His New Attire, a Client Insists He's a Bird in Search of a Cage, and an Absentee Seller Gets in a Flap
Monday Sinking my teeth into a sausage and tomato-sauce sandwich, I felt a little nervous. Eighteen months ago, I was working for a restaurant chain; now after a radical career change I am an estate agent, on my first day as a branch manager....
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Djokovic Win Shows Just What Brit Chiefs Lost out On
NOVAK DJOKOVIC, the Serbian star who turned down the chance to become British, today stormed into the French Open semifinals by dismantling Igor Andreev's feared forehand with a performance that proves he is a new force in men's tennis. Officials...
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Djokovic Win Shows Just What Brit Chiefs Lost out On
NOVAK DJOKOVIC, the Serbian star who turned down the chance to become British, today stormed into the French Open semifinals by dismantling Igor Andreev's feared forehand with a performance that proves he is a new force in men's tennis. Officials from...
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Don't Rule out Nuclear Strike on Tehran, Warns Giuliani
REPUBLICAN candidates in the race for the US presidency stepped up pressure on Iran when they agreed it must not develop nuclear weapons even if a tactical nuclear strike was needed. Front-runner Rudolph Giuliani, former mayor of New York, turned...
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Don't Rule out Nuclear Strike on Tehran, Warns Giuliani
REPUBLICAN candidates in the race for the US presidency stepped up pressure on Iran when they agreed it must not develop nuclear weapons even if a tactical nuclear strike was needed. Front-runner Rudolph Giuliani, former mayor of New York, turned up...
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Dumbed Down Sindy Has Lost out on Quality ; MEDIA
THERE have been few promotional slogans as good as the original one coined on behalf of The Independent at its launch 20 years ago: "It is, are you?" Now comes a relaunched Independent on Sunday with a new slogan that fails to set the pulse racing: "Everything...
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Dumbed Down Sindy Has Lost out on Quality; MEDIA
THERE have been few promotional slogans as good as the original one coined on behalf of The Independent at its launch 20 years ago: "It is, are you?" Now comes a relaunched Independent on Sunday with a new slogan that fails to set the pulse racing:...
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Embers Bids to Curry Favour in India
JOHN EMBUREY has confirmed his desire to become India's new coach and will fly to Madras at the weekend for an interview. "It is one of the biggest jobs in worldcricket, and one of the most difficult, and I'm honoured to be a candidate," said the...
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Embers Bids to Curry Favour in India
JOHN EMBUREY has confirmed his desire to become India's new coach and will fly to Madras at the weekend for an interview. "It is one of the biggest jobs in worldcricket, and one of the most difficult, and I'm honoured to be a candidate," said the 54-...
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Father of Two Killed after Row in Street
A FATHER of two was stabbed to death by a masked knifeman in Southall in broad daylight. Detectives are investigating whether Ahmed Shah, 56, was killed after a possible family dispute or because of his background in property dealings. Chief...
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Father of Two Killed after Row in Street
A FATHER of two was stabbed to death by a masked knifeman in Southall in broad daylight. Detectives are investigating whether Ahmed Shah, 56, was killed after a possible family dispute or because of his backgroundin property dealings. Chief Inspector...
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Father of Two Killed after Row in Street
A FATHER of two was stabbed to death by a masked knifeman in Southall in broad daylight. Detectives are investigating whether Ahmed Shah, 56, was killed after a possible family dispute or because of his background in property dealings. Chief Inspector...
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Feckless Fathers to Face Mortgage Ban
"DEADBEAT dads" who refuse to pay their child maintenance will be barred from getting a mortgage under new plans announced today. Work and Pensions Secretary John Hutton unveiled the move as part of a string of "get tough" measures in a new Bill...
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Feckless Fathers to Face Mortgage Ban
"DEADBEAT dads" who refuse to pay their child maintenance will be barred from getting a mortgage under new plans announced today. Work and Pensions Secretary John Hutton unveiled the move as part of a string of "get tough" measures in a new Bill to reform...
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Feckless Fathers Will Be Refused a Mortgage
"DEADBEAT dads" who refuse to pay child maintenance will be barred from getting a mortgage under new legislation announced today. Work and Pensions Secretary John Hutton unveiled the move as part of a string of "gettough" measures in a new Bill...
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Feckless Fathers Will Be Refused a Mortgage
"DEADBEAT dads" who refuse to pay child maintenance will be barred from getting a mortgage under new legislation announced today. Work and Pensions Secretary John Hutton unveiled the move as part of a string of "get tough" measures in a new Bill to reform...
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Feckless Fathers Will Be Refused a Mortgage
"DEADBEAT dads" who refuse to pay child maintenance will be barred from getting a mortgage under new legislation announced today. Work and Pensions Secretary John Hutton unveiled the move as part of a string of "gettough" measures in a new Bill to reform...
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French Lessons ; Cathy Hawker Looks at the Costs Involved When Buying That Dream Home in France
BEFORE you all get carried away with acres of delicious vineyards, long lunches in delightful village squares and ancient chateaux dripping with history, think about the costs of buying property in France. These are some of the important legal and financial...
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French Lessons; Cathy Hawker Looks at the Costs Involved When Buying That Dream Home in France
BEFORE you all get carried away with acres of delicious vineyards, long lunches in delightful village squares and ancient chateaux dripping with history, think about the costs of buying property in France. These are some of the important legal and...
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Get a Handle on Summer ; Design News
Swoop on sweet desires WhippetGrey A mix of traditional, modern and downright quirky items for house and garden fill the pages of the new WhippetGrey mail-order catalogue. The company was formed two years ago by husband and wife, Dominic and Nicola Owen,...
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Get a Handle on Summer; Design News
Swoop on sweet desires WhippetGrey A mix of traditional, modern and downright quirky items for house and garden fill the pages of the new WhippetGrey mail-order catalogue. The company was formed two years ago by husband and wife, Dominic and...
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Get Your Hands (and Bottom) on a Hirst for Pounds 2
HE IS exhibiting a Pounds 50 million skull set with 8,601 flawless diamonds but Damien Hirst's newest work can be rented out for only Pounds 2. The Turner Prize winner is one of 23 artists and stars commissioned to design deckchairs to replace the Royal...
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Get Your Hands (and Bottom) on a Hirst for [Pounds Sterling]2
HE IS exhibiting a [pounds sterling]50 million skull set with 8,601 flawless diamonds but Damien Hirst's newest work can be rented out for only [pounds sterling]2. The Turner Prize winner is one of 23 artists and stars commissioned to design deckchairs...
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Goldmine or Money Pit: The Two Faces of Lloyd's
EVER since he retired from Lombard Street Research, Professor Tim Congdon seems to have been busier and more mischievous than ever, producing a string of pamphlets and iconoclastic articles suggesting, to take just one example from many, that there...
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Goldmine or Money Pit: The Two Faces of Lloyd's
EVER since he retired from Lombard Street Research, Professor Tim Congdon seems to have been busier and more mischievous than ever, producing a string of pamphlets and iconoclastic articles suggesting, to take just one example from many, that there is...
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Goldmine or Money Pit: The Two Faces of Lloyd's ; CITY COMMENT
EVER since he retired from Lombard Street Research, Professor Tim Congdon seems to have been busier and more mischievous than ever, producing a string of pamphlets and iconoclastic articles suggesting, to take just one example from many, that there is...
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Goldmine or Money Pit: The Two Faces of Lloyd's; CITY COMMENT
EVER since he retired from Lombard Street Research, Professor Tim Congdon seems to have been busier and more mischievous than ever, producing a string of pamphlets and iconoclastic articles suggesting, to take just one example from many, that there...
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Hammers Swoop for Norway Wonderkid ; EXCLUSIVE
WEST HAM are leading the chase for coveted Norwegian striker Tarik Elyounoussi. Chelsea and other top clubs have been monitoring the Under-21 international but Alan Curbishley is in pole position to sign him. The West Ham manager will have to pay about...
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Hammers Swoop for Norway Wonderkid; EXCLUSIVE
WEST HAM are leading the chase for coveted Norwegian striker Tarik Elyounoussi. Chelsea and other top clubs have been monitoring the Under-21 international but Alan Curbishley is in pole position to sign him. The West Ham manager will have to...
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Hear Our Prayer: Places of Worship Counting the Cost of Renovation
In need of repair Christ Apostolic Church, Highgate Road, Camden. History: Built on the site of the Kentish Town Chapel in 1783. In 1993 it was occupied by squatters and three years later was damaged in a fire. What needs to be done: The exterior...
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Hear Our Prayer: Places of Worship Counting the Cost of Renovation
In need of repair Christ Apostolic Church, Highgate Road, Camden. History: Built on the site of the Kentish Town Chapel in 1783. In 1993 it was occupied by squatters and three years later was damaged in a fire. What needs to be done: The exterior...
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Hear Our Prayer: Places of Worship Counting the Cost of Renovation
In need of repair Christ Apostolic Church, Highgate Road, Camden.History: Built on the site of the Kentish Town Chapel in 1783. In 1993 it was occupied by squatters and three years later was damaged in a fire. What needs to be done: The exterior of the...
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Hear Our Prayer: Places of Worship Counting the Cost of Renovation
In need of repair Christ Apostolic Church, Highgate Road, Camden. History: Built on the site of the Kentish Town Chapel in 1783. In 1993 it was occupied by squatters and three years later was damaged in a fire. What needs to be done: The exterior of...
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Hear Our Prayer: The Places of Worship That Are Counting the Cost of Renovation
In need of repair Christ Apostolic Church, Highgate Road, Camden. History: Built on the site of the Kentish Town Chapel in 1783. In 1993 it was occupied by squatters and three years later was damaged in a fire. What needs to be done: The exterior...
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Hear Our Prayer: The Places of Worship That Are Counting the Cost of Renovation
In need of repair Christ Apostolic Church, Highgate Road, Camden. History: Built on the site of the Kentish Town Chapel in 1783. In 1993 it was occupied by squatters and three years later was damaged in a fire. What needs to be done: The exterior of...
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Hospital Row over Hand Scanners for Clocking In
HI-TECH hand scanners for clocking in and out of work have sparked anger at a London hospital. St George's in Tooting is set to become the first hospital in the country to install the infrared hand readers. Hospital chiefs have decided that all...
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Hospital Row over Hand Scanners for Clocking In
HI-TECH hand scanners for clocking in and out of work have sparked anger at a London hospital. St Georges in Tooting is set to become the first hospital in the country to install the infrared readers. More than 5,000 workers, from senior doctors...
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Hospital Row over Hand Scanners for Clocking In
HI-TECH hand scanners for clocking in and out of work have sparked anger at a London hospital. St George's in Tooting is set to become the first hospital in the country to install the infrared readers. More than 5,000 workers, from senior doctors...
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Hospital Row over Hand Scanners for Clocking In
HI-TECH hand scanners for clocking in and out of work have sparked anger at a London hospital. St George's in Tooting is set to become the first hospital in the country to install the infrared hand readers. Hospital chiefs have decided that all 5,000-plus...
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Hospital Row over Hand Scanners for Clocking In
HI-TECH hand scanners for clocking in and out of work have sparked anger at a London hospital. St Georges in Tooting is set to become the first hospital in the country to install the infrared readers. More than 5,000 workers, from senior doctors to cleaners,...
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Hospital Row over Hand Scanners for Clocking In
HI-TECH hand scanners for clocking in and out of work have sparked anger at a London hospital. St George's in Tooting is set to become the first hospital in the country to install the infrared readers. More than 5,000 workers, from senior doctors to...
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Hotel Plunge Hostess Phoned Boyfriend Seconds before Fall ; He Tells How She Sounded Happy and Then the Line Went Dead
A WOMAN spoke to her boyfriend on her mobile phone seconds before she plunged to her death from a hotel balcony. Moments after the line went dead Marie Mayinara fell from the third floor of the Millennium Gloucester Hotel in Kensington. Miss Mayinara,...
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Hotel Plunge Hostess Phoned Boyfriend Seconds before Fall; He Tells How She Sounded Happy and Then the Line Went Dead
A WOMAN spoke to her boyfriend on her mobile phone seconds before she plunged to her death from a hotel balcony. Moments after the line went dead Marie Mayinara fell from the third floor of the Millennium Gloucester Hotel in Kensington. Miss...
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Hunt for a Landlord ; Homes Property Lawyer Karen Whitburn Answers Your Questions
Q I have been told by my solicitor that my purchase is delayed because of an "absentee landlord". I am buying the garden flat in a converted Victorian semi. There are only two flats, there is no service charge and, as I understand it, the flat-owners...
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Hunt for a Landlord; Homes & Property Lawyer Karen Whitburn Answers Your Questions
Q I have been told by my solicitor that my purchase is delayed because of an "absentee landlord". I am buying the garden flat in a converted Victorian semi. There are only two flats, there is no service charge and, as I understand it, the flat-owners...
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'I Know Steaming Drunk When I See It and Bishop Was Steaming Drunk'
Sources at Lambeth Palace said Dr Butler was not prosecuted under Church laws because lawyers had advised Dr Williams the case could not be proved. But Mr Sumpter, 40, said today: "This is a whitewash. Nobody came to me. There is no doubt he...
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'I Know Steaming Drunk When I See It and Bishop Was Steaming Drunk'
Sources at Lambeth Palace said Dr Butler was not prosecuted under Church laws because lawyers had advised Dr Williams the case could not be proved. But Mr Sumpter, 40, said today: "This is a whitewash. Nobody came to me. There is no doubt he was drunk....
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'I'm Shocked at How Many Types of Fresh Food Are on Offer'
Sylvia Willcocks, 40, from Kensington. Bought: Sushi, which she said was a similar price to Marks & Spencer. Verdict: "The selection and the quality is amazing. I have bought sushi because English sushi is a bit iffy and I'm hoping this might...
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