Britain aims to plant 143 million new trees a YEAR by 2035 in huge bid to hit climate targets

Britain aims to plant 143 million new trees a YEAR by 2035 in huge bid to hit carbon emissions targets – turning swathes of farmland into forest Number of trees planted across UK per year is set to rise to 143million by 2035  Plan will turn swathes of farmland and areas of natural beauty into … Read more

Laurence Fox loses £10,000 deposit in London Mayor bid after getting 1.8% of vote

First Count Sadiq Khan (Lab) 1,013,721 (40.05%, -4.19%) Shaun Bailey (C) 893,051 (35.28%, +0.25%) Sian Berry (Green) 197,976 (7.82%, +2.02%) Luisa Porritt (LD) 111,716 (4.41%, -0.21%) Niko Omilana (Ind) 49,628 (1.96%) Laurence Fox (Reclaim) 47,634 (1.88%) Brian Rose (LRP) 31,111 (1.23%) Richard Hewison (EU) 28,012 (1.11%) Count Binface (Binface) 24,775 (0.98%) Mandu Reid (Women) 21,182 … Read more

Laurence Fox loses £10,000 deposit in London Mayor bid after getting 1.8% of vote

First Count Sadiq Khan (Lab) 1,013,721 (40.05%, -4.19%) Shaun Bailey (C) 893,051 (35.28%, +0.25%) Sian Berry (Green) 197,976 (7.82%, +2.02%) Luisa Porritt (LD) 111,716 (4.41%, -0.21%) Niko Omilana (Ind) 49,628 (1.96%) Laurence Fox (Reclaim) 47,634 (1.88%) Brian Rose (LRP) 31,111 (1.23%) Richard Hewison (EU) 28,012 (1.11%) Count Binface (Binface) 24,775 (0.98%) Mandu Reid (Women) 21,182 … Read more

Who will blink first in Boris Johnson’s bid to get Champions League final moved to Wembley?

Who will blink first in Boris Johnson’s bid to get Champions League final moved to Wembley? Fans call for switch from Istanbul but UEFA demand concessions in talks with UK Government The Champions League final is currently set to take place in Istanbul, Turkey  But the May 29 tie was thrown into doubt as Turkey … Read more

Sadiq Khan reveals he will bid to bring the Olympics back to London’ if he is re-elected as Mayor

Sadiq Khan reveals he will bid to bring the Olympics and Paralympics back to London in 2036 or 2040 with a focus on ‘the most sustainable Games ever’ if he is re-elected as Mayor Sadiq Khan will try to bring the Olympics back to London if he is re-elected  Khan will put together committee to … Read more

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero after buying up £140m of the chain’s debt Mohsin, 49, and Zuber Issa, 48, could be due to make takeover bid for Caffe Nero The billionaire brothers have bought around £140m of the company’s debt Caffe Nero … Read more

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero after buying up £140m of the chain’s debt Mohsin, 49, and Zuber Issa, 48, could be due to make takeover bid for Caffe Nero The billionaire brothers have bought around £140m of the company’s debt Caffe Nero … Read more

STOCKS WATCH: Will £1bn bid be winning formula for Elementis?

STOCKS WATCH: Will £1bn bid be winning formula for Elementis? By Ben Harrington For The Mail On Sunday Published: 22:29 BST, 17 April 2021 | Updated: 22:29 BST, 17 April 2021 One of Britain’s oldest chemical companies has come under the spotlight amid talk it has attracted a fresh suitor mulling a £1billion takeover bid. … Read more

CVC backing a surprise bid to run the National Lottery

One of the world’s leading private equity firms is backing a surprise bid to run the National Lottery By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:54 BST, 11 April 2021 | Updated: 21:54 BST, 11 April 2021 One of the world’s leading private equity firms is backing a surprise bid to run the National … Read more

Pubs boss Hugh Osmond plans £300m Homebase bid

Pubs boss Hugh Osmond plans £300m Homebase bid as DIY chain sees boom in sales during lockdown Hugh Osmond is one of a number of potential buyers interested in Homebase  A City source said the price tag is between £200million to £300million  Homebase was rescued by Hilco Capital in 2018 for a nominal £1  By … Read more