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HSBC to close branch in Milton Keynes

HSBC has announced the closure of its branch in Bletchley.

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Milton Keynes company to offer ‘Get into Construction’ courses for unemployed young people

Milton Keynes company to offer ‘Get into Construction’ courses for unemployed young people

YourMK, the company leading regeneration in Milton Keynes, has partnered with youth charity The Prince’s Trust to help local unemployed people to explore a career in construction.

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Tesco Luxury Soft White Toilet Tissue which is seen the have noticably different tube sizes.

Tesco accused of ripping off customers after toilet rolls appear to shrink

Tesco has been accused of quietly reducing the size of its toilet rolls - by increasing the size of the HOLE in the middle.

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Rail staff eject 162 passengers from train headed towards Milton Keynes

162 people were refused entry onto a London Midland train on Friday night due to anti-social behaviour.

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Councillor calls for ‘urgent’ traffic re-think in Milton Keynes

Councillor calls for ‘urgent’ traffic re-think in Milton Keynes

The busy double roundabout in Bletchley needs an ‘urgent re-think’ claims Bletchley East Councillor Martin Gowans.

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HMV to move premises in Milton Keynes - but will still trade in centre:mk

HMV to move premises in Milton Keynes - but will still trade in centre:mk

HMV has announced it will move from its current premises in centre:mk - but the entertainment retailer will still serve customers in the shopping hub, with a brand new store opening in mid-march.

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’Pointless’ work performance reviews driving workers to tears

’Pointless’ work performance reviews driving workers to tears

Most workers believe that performance reviews are a waste of time, a new study has found.

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Milton Keynes best ‘new town’ for house price growth

Milton Keynes best ‘new town’ for house price growth

Milton Keynes has been named the best-performing new town for property price growth over the past 30 years.

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Tesco has issued a recall

Tesco recalls ready meal over health concerns

Tesco has issued a notice recalling a popular ready meal

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Wetherspoons and Prezzo branded bottom feeders over seafood sustainability

Wetherspoons and Prezzo branded ‘bottom feeders’ over seafood sustainability

Prezzo and Itsu restaurants plus pub chain Wetherspoons came bottom in a survey of sustainable seafood on offer at High Street eateries.

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2017 property crash would see �399 a week wiped off UK property values

2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values

While the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has forecast that house prices in the UK will rise by around 3 per cent this year, a Times survey of leading economists has predicted that 2017 could be the year the London property bubble finally bursts, almost a decade on from the last market crash

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Children are working longer hours than their parents, study shows. Photos: Center Parcs

Children are ‘working’ longer hours than their parents, study shows

The ‘Cult of Busy’ has now infiltrated to our children as research shows primary school kids are ‘working’ – either in school or scheduled activities for up to 46 hours a week

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Co-op branch at Wolverton Agora announces closure

The Co-op has announced the closure of its store at the Agora Centre in Wolverton.

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Four weeks of engineering works will affect trains to and from London Euston

Rail passengers have been warned to expect engineering works over the next four Sundays, between London Euston and Willesden Junction and also at London Euston.

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WATCH: From twerking builders to Scottish football fans: 10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

The Advertising Standards Authority has released the 10 most complained-about adverts from last year.

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Your chance to air your views on health service changes in MK

City health bosses are staging two public meetings for people to give their views on how Milton Keynes services should run in the future.

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Disney recall

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

A popular Disney toy set has been recalled by its manufacturer over safety concerns.

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Milton Keynes start-ups win £24,000 of prize funds at awards event

Milton Keynes start-ups win £24,000 of prize funds at awards event

Milton Keynes start-ups were awarded a total of £24,000 this week at the bi-annual Entrepreneuring Awards.

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Council proposes 4.95% increase in council tax for Milton Keynes

MK Council is proposing to increase council tax by a whopping 4.95 per cent for the next two years, the Citizen can reveal.

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35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

Take a look around your office. If a new study is to be believed, 35 per cent of your colleagues have taken a nap on the job and got away with it. And only 12 per cent say they have had been disciplined by their boss for sleeping at work.

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