I returned a Prada handbag but the firm refused a refund saying it was used

I purchased a re-edition nylon bag from Prada on 13 October 2020 for my girlfriend’s birthday but she didn’t like it so we decided to return it. I contacted Prada on 16 October to arrange a return and a collection from DHL. After initially not collecting it when it was meant to, the parcel was … Read more I returned a Prada handbag but the firm refused a refund saying it was used

Blow to City as leading UK biotech firm  Immunocore lists in New York 

Blow to City as leading British biotech firm Immunocore reveals plans to float in New York By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:50 GMT, 18 January 2021 | Updated: 21:50 GMT, 18 January 2021 A leading British biotechnology company has revealed plans to float in New York instead of London, dealing a blow … Read more Blow to City as leading UK biotech firm  Immunocore lists in New York 

Italian aircraft firm Tecnam transforms plane into a -122F freezer to transport COVID vaccine doses 

Italian aircraft firm Tecnam transforms one of their 11-seater planes into a massive -122F freezer that can transport 115,000 Pfizer and Moderna COVID vaccine doses Tecnam has unveiled a redesigned plane to help delivery COVID vaccines  Called P2012 TravelCare, the plane features a massive freezer in the cargo area The freezer is capable of maintaining -122F … Read more Italian aircraft firm Tecnam transforms plane into a -122F freezer to transport COVID vaccine doses 

French drugs firm ‘days away’ from making 60million doses of Britain’s FOURTH coronavirus vaccine

French drugs firm ‘days away’ from production on 60million doses of Britain’s FOURTH coronavirus vaccine… before it’s even struck a deal with the EU Valneva is just ‘days away’ from kick-starting manufacture of its jab on British soil Britain has secured supply of 60m doses at a cost of €470 million (£418 million) French-headquartered firm’s jab … Read more French drugs firm ‘days away’ from making 60million doses of Britain’s FOURTH coronavirus vaccine

Liverpool building firm part of police bribery and corruption probe

The Liverpool building firm hired to lead Unite’s £50million Birmingham  development is now being probed as part of a police investigation into alleged bribery and corruption in Liverpool.  Unite hired the Flanagan Group to head the construction of its multi-million pound Birmingham complex with work beginning in 2015. In 2019, the building firm’s boss Paul Flanagan was arrested … Read more Liverpool building firm part of police bribery and corruption probe

Environment: UK firm reveals plans seaweed farms off the Welsh coast to tackle carbon emissions 

A British firm is looking to help combat climate change by growing seaweed farms to remove carbon dioxide from the ocean while producing eco-friendly cattle feed. Planting more trees is often touted a solution to help extract greenhouse gases from the air — as photosynthesis uses up carbon dioxide to create new biomass. Yet trees … Read more Environment: UK firm reveals plans seaweed farms off the Welsh coast to tackle carbon emissions 

Property guardian firm slammed over high rates for ‘derelict’ rooms

A property guardianship company has been slammed for advertising ‘derelict properties’ in London for the same ‘extortionate rates’ as standard private rents.       Photos of the ‘disgusting’ properties available through Global Guardians, were shared online yesterday prompting disbelief from social media users. They include a space in a ‘horrible, disused factory’ in Rainham for up to … Read more Property guardian firm slammed over high rates for ‘derelict’ rooms

British rocket firm develops a space tug to move satellites and clear debris

British firm Skyrora Is a step closer to launching a space tug that could tow satellites into different orbits, replace old satellites and even clean up space junk. The upper stage of the Skyrora XL rocket successfully completed a crucial static fire test at the engine development complex in Fife Scotland just before Christmas. This upper … Read more British rocket firm develops a space tug to move satellites and clear debris

Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm drove 250 miles to second home ‘in search of better wi-fi’

Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm is spoken to by police after driving 250 miles to his second home ‘in search of better wi-fi signal’ Lee Warren travelled from Staffordshire to Rothbury, Northumberland last week He travelled with family on January 4, the same day lockdown was announced Three days later police ordered Mr … Read more Finance boss at Oxford Covid vaccine firm drove 250 miles to second home ‘in search of better wi-fi’

Priti Patel calls for ‘action’ against food firm Chartwells behind ‘appalling’ free school meals

Priti Patel today called for the £24.8billion-earning company behind the meal parcel that sparked the school dinner scandal to be punished, declaring ‘they should be ashamed of themselves’. The Home Secretary described the food package from Compass group-owned Chartwells as an ‘appalling display’ that was ‘totally unacceptable’. A government investigation is currently underway into the meal, … Read more Priti Patel calls for ‘action’ against food firm Chartwells behind ‘appalling’ free school meals