‘We’re damaging a generation!’ Susanna Reid hits out at Starmer over school closures

Susanna Reid, 50, and her co-host Piers Morgan, 55, were joined by Sir Keir Starmer, 58, to discuss the latest developments arising from the coronavirus pandemic. However, the Good Morning Britain star wanted to ask the Labour Party leader whether he would challenge Prime Minister Boris Johnson, 56, about how children were going to cope as schools […]

Jellyfish Invasion Forces More Than a Dozen Beach Closures in Australia

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Mass email hoax causes closures across the US and Canada

Enlarge / Police tape. (credit: Tony Webster / Flickr) A tsunami of emailed bomb threats is prompting closures at hospitals, schools, public transit agencies, and business across the US and Canada. Word of the emails surfaced Thursday morning in tweets such as this one: So I actually just got a bomb threat in my work […]

Bank holiday chaos: Full list of strikes and closures across airports and train stations

Bank holiday weekend will bring millions to the roads and rails as people attempt to get away to make the most of the long weekend. Yet a number of strike actions and closures across the UK could bring holidays to a standstill. Airports and train stations could be hit with problems with walkouts and maintenance […]

Homebase to close stores: Closures to 80 stores suspected in latest high street tragedy

Homebase will close stores it is claimed after reports that the DIY retailer will announce plans for a Company Voluntary Arrangement. The store is owned by Hilco Capital, which it is claimed will reveal details of the CVA later this week. A CVA is a last ditch attempt made by a company before administration, and […]

Mothercare UK store closures: Is your local shop closing down? FULL LIST of stores

Mothercare will shut 60 stores across the country by June 2019, it has been announced today. Some 50 were previously planned to close, but the chain has opted to close a further 10. This will mean a potential 900 job losses across the branches, according to a BBC report. This is down to a lack […]

Waitrose store closures: Is YOUR store closing? – FULL LIST of stores shutting MAPPED

Waitrose will close a number of stores across the UK, it has been announced today. Owners John Lewis Partnership said they would close four convenience shops and one small supermarket across the Waitrose franchise. In a press released, Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership, said the plans will help the retail giants […]

House of Fraser news: 31 stores to close – which ones are closing? FULL LIST of closures

Earlier this month, House of Fraser revealed it will close more than half its stores. It is expected to close 31 of its 59 shops, including its Oxford Street branch, in a move that could affect 6,000 jobs. House of Fraser CEO Alex Williamson has said: “If we are to deliver a sustainable, long-term business supported by […]

Poundworld UK store closures: Is your local shop closing down? Up to 100 set to close

Poundworld will shut up to 100 stores out of its 355 store branches in the UK, it has been confirmed today. The store closures could see hundreds of job losses, it has been reported by Sky News. This follows a Company Voluntary Agreement (CVA) taken out by the discount high street chain, which is for […]

High street travel agent closures: Is YOUR local travel agent closing?

High street travel agencies are the next to be hit with the new trend of online shopping after 350 local travel agencies shut up shop in 2017. According to the Local Data Company’s latest research, only 32 new travel agemts opened last year indicating a net decrease in operating high street agencies as reported by […]