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2:17 pm (an hour ago)
Millions of Greeks are voting in a crucial referendum on whether to accept the terms of an international bailout.
3:19 pm (38 minutes ago)
The chancellor is planning to announce in Wednesday's Budget that the BBC will have to meet the cost of free TV licences for over-75s, BBC News understands.
3:48 pm (8 minutes ago)
Lewis Hamilton battled through a bad start and late-race rain to win an action-packed British Grand Prix at Silverstone.
2:31 pm (an hour ago)
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announce Princess Charlotte's godparents ahead of her christening in Norfolk.
3:51 pm (6 minutes ago)
Chancellor George Osborne has identified how £12bn in promised welfare savings will be made, ahead of Wednesday's Budget, he tells the BBC.
2:37 pm (an hour ago)
Britain's biggest trade union Unite is backing veteran left-winger Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader.
1:10 pm (3 hours ago)
The US-led coalition against the Islamic State group carries out an air assault on its Raqqa stronghold in Syria.
1:27 pm (2 hours ago)
French and German presidents applied pressure prior to the 2018 and 2022 World Cup votes, says Fifa president Sepp Blatter.
2:45 pm (an hour ago)
A man in his 50s is struck by lightning on Pen y Fan in the Brecon Beacons, Powys.
3:33 pm (23 minutes ago)
A man dies after attempting to rescue two teenage girls who got into difficulty in the sea in Gwynedd.
10:21 am (6 hours ago)
The Official Chart Show on BBC Radio 1 will be broadcast for a final time on Sunday, before moving to Fridays on 10 July, to tie in with the new global music release day.
2:45 pm (an hour ago)
BBC journalist Sue Lloyd-Roberts, who has an aggressive form of leukaemia, says she has found a stem-cell donor following a public appeal.
3:12 pm (44 minutes ago)
Cash within the Greek banking system will run out in just a few short days, a senior banking source has told me, amid fears that the financial crisis will force Greek companies to start laying off workers on Monday.
12:11 am (16 hours ago)
Latin America awaits Pope Francis' first trip back
Yesterday, 1:36 am
Catheter use 'needs a rethink'
Friday, 5:05 pm
With $72bn debt, Puerto Rico is being called "the Greece of the Caribbean". The BBC's Gary O'Donoghue looks at what went wrong - and what happens next.
2:22 am (14 hours ago)
England head coach Mark Sampson said his players deserve to be legends after finishing third at the Women's World Cup.
11:27 am (4 hours ago)
In his latest BBC Sport column, Andy Murray answers questions on Wimbledon, cats versus dogs and his film star lookalikes.
1:51 am (14 hours ago)
Defending champions Japan will be hoping to retain their Women's World Cup title as they meet USA in the final.
2:12 pm (an hour ago)
John Higgins beat Martin Gould 9-8 in the final of the Australian Open to take his 27th ranking title.
1:54 am (14 hours ago)
Chile beat Argentina 4-1 on penalties in Santiago to win the 2015 Copa America, their first major trophy.
10:13 am (6 hours ago)
Chancellor George Osborne needs to carry out an "ambitious" tax reform agenda in his Budget on Wednesday, the Institute of Directors (IoD) has said.
Yesterday 8:24 pm (20 hours ago)
The industry behind champagne production has been handed world heritage status by the United Nations' cultural arm.
Yesterday, 2:40 pm
Chancellor George Osborne is to announce the end of inheritance tax on family homes worth up to £1m in Wednesday's Budget.
Yesterday, 5:54 am
Councils in England and Wales call for new powers to tackle the "huge and spiralling" problem of people throwing litter from vehicles.
1:01 am (15 hours ago)
Renewed efforts are needed to vaccinate dogs against rabies, health experts warn.
Yesterday, 2:43 am
A leading researcher says industry must "wake up and invest more" in urinary catheters
Yesterday, 1:51 am
Schools are on the verge of becoming exam factories that damage pupils' mental health and self-esteem, says the NUT.
Thursday, 2:50 pm
The head of Cambridge University says it is "ludicrous" to include overseas students in UK migration targets.
Yesterday, 1:52 pm
Ellen Pao, CEO at Reddit, says sorry over way "we handled the transition" after community complains about the sacking of a popular employee.
Yesterday, 12:16 am
Minecon, the global gathering for fans of the video game Minecraft, takes place in London this weekend
Friday, 9:06 pm
Solar Impulse, the aeroplane that is powered only by the sun, lands in Hawaii after making a historic 7,200km flight across the Pacific from Japan.
Yesterday, 12:08 am
Scientists say a compound in cat urine changes mouse behaviour, making them less afraid of cats.
3:38 am (12 hours ago)
US actress and model Diana Douglas, the first wife of actor Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, has died aged 92, her family says.
Yesterday 5:08 pm (23 hours ago)
Organisers say no-one was hurt after dozens of people hammer on metal gate, before crashing Wireless in London.
Yesterday, 12:40 am
The atom bomb was one of the defining inventions of the 20th Century. How did a sci-fi writer predict its invention?
Wednesday, 8:30 am
A newspaper firm has protested about damages in phone hacking cases. But how is compensation worked out?
10:38 am (5 hours ago)
A man is charged with murdering a woman who was stabbed multiple times near a horse sanctuary.
12:09 pm (4 hours ago)
A serious fire at a warehouse in west London requires about 120 firefighters to bring it under control.
1:59 pm (an hour ago)
The Forth Bridge becomes the sixth Scottish landmark to be awarded Unesco World Heritage Site status.
1:34 pm (2 hours ago)
About a third of ScotRail's trains are cancelled due to a lack of drivers willing to work on a Sunday.
9:44 am (6 hours ago)
At least £6m in an Isle of Man bank account was intended to facilitate payments to deal makers involved in the sale of the Nama Northern Ireland property portfolio, the BBC understands.
3:51 pm (6 minutes ago)
Huge crowds turn out to watch the Tall Ships sail up Belfast Lough in a final parade of sail to mark the end of the four-day maritime festival.
2:07 pm (an hour ago)
The four Labour leadership contenders put their cases to party members at a hustings in Cardiff.
2:20 pm (an hour ago)
A man dies following an alleged assault in Llandrindod Wells, Powys, in the early hours of Sunday.
1:08 pm (3 hours ago)
Boko Haram militants are blamed for a suicide bomb attack in a Nigerian church at the end of a week in which more than 200 people were killed.
Yesterday 6:58 pm (21 hours ago)
Tunisia declares a state of emergency, just over a week after 38 people were killed in attack in the resort city of Sousse.
1:04 am (15 hours ago)
US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking US computers and stealing commercial secrets and government information.
Yesterday, 8:58 am
Philippines police file murder charges against the owner and crew of a ferry that capsized off the coast of Leyte, killing at least 56 people.
12:06 am (16 hours ago)
Pope Francis is due in Ecuador, as part of his second trip to Latin America since becoming pontiff in 2013.
Yesterday 7:59 pm (20 hours ago)
Eurotunnel says it is preparing for a "difficult night" and increases security after 150 migrants tried to storm the Calais terminal.
Yesterday 8:16 pm (20 hours ago)
Wikileaks says it has evidence that the United States has routinely spied on senior Brazilian government officials since 2011 or earlier.
12:48 am (15 hours ago)
Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro makes a rare public appearance at a meeting with cheese experts near Havana.
Yesterday 6:08 pm (22 hours ago)
A missing UK family of 12 have joined so-called Islamic State and feel "safer than ever", according to a statement said to be on their behalf.
Yesterday, 2:21 am
Iran's foreign minister uses a YouTube posting to say a comprehensive agreement over its nuclear programme has never been closer.
Yesterday, 11:38 am
US golfer Bubba Watson is to paint over the Confederate flag on the car from the Dukes of Hazzard TV series, the latest backlash against the symbol.
Yesterday, 9:26 am
Tributes are paid to the founder of modern cheerleading, Lawrence "Herkie" Herkimer, who has died at the age of 89.
Yesterday, 2:59 pm
Inside a modern biplane factory recreating aircraft of the 1930s
Friday, 2:49 pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Thursday, 1:06 am
Images by photographer Burk Uzzle on show in New York
Thursday, 2:01 pm
A look back at the life of the Irish singer
Friday, 11:15 am
After fire and floods which swept through Accra
Thursday, 11:53 am
Readers' photos of storms in northern England
Wednesday, 9:23 am
From small aerodrome to an international hub
Tuesday, 10:06 am
The faces and costumes of annual UK traditions
Friday, 4:49 pm
MPs debate topics including development goals and Iran's nuclear programme.
12:05 am (16 hours ago)
Dr Gareth Davies helped co-ordinate the 7/7 response at Aldgate and says emergency crews feared further explosions as they helped the injured
5:26 am (11 hours ago)
Mark Lowen explains the background and implications of Sunday's vote on the Greek debt crisis, from a beach near Athens.
2:05 pm (an hour ago)
Pope Francis is due to arrive in Ecuador at the start of a seven-day tour of South America.
8:12 am (8 hours ago)
The pollen count is an important part of the weather forecast for the estimated 31 million people who suffer from hayfever.
2:30 pm (an hour ago)
One of Scotland's most famous landmarks, the Forth Bridge, has been given World Heritage Site status by Unesco.
2:56 pm (60 minutes ago)
American Evan Jager falls after the final hurdle, with seemingly victory within his grasp, in the 300m steeplechase at the Diamond League meeting in Paris.
12:53 pm (3 hours ago)
Two of the three east London school girls who disappeared to Syria are said to have married two men in their 20s.
12:28 am (15 hours ago)
As Pope Francis tours Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay, BBC News speaks to two women with contrasting views on his visit
1:42 am (14 hours ago)
The enduring appeal of England's miniature villages
1:46 am (14 hours ago)
The varied and intertwined lives of the 7/7 victims
Friday, 5:55 pm
Why family reunions take on a new meaning as you get older
2:00 am (14 hours ago)
Do men or women rule US football?
1:54 am (14 hours ago)
The girl who escaped from Boko Haram
Friday, 4:57 pm
The best reads of the past week you may have missed
2:01 am (14 hours ago)
Plus crowdfunding for Greece and other trends of the week
1:48 am (14 hours ago)
The Greek tragedy inspiring women who've lost everything

Appointments

July 2014

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited - New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Keast to the position of Commercial Account Handler at their Scunthorpe office. Nick brings a wealth of experience to NMJ having worked as insurance broker in Scunthorpe for over 34 years. Nick, who lives in the Scunthorpe area, is married and has two children. Read More

August 2012

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited - New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (NMJ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Hazel McInnes to the position of Commercial Account Handler at their Glossop office. Until recently she was a Corporate Broker at Doodson Broking Group at Hazel Grove, Stockport. Prior to that Hazel had a broking role at Riskworks International in Wilmslow and underwriting roles with NIG and Aviva in Manchester. Read More

August 2010

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited – New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ”) is delighted to announce that it has appointed Elisabeth (Libby) Murfin as Senior Insurance Advisor. Libby has many years of experience in the insurance industry having previously worked for NFU Mutual at their branches in Ashbourne and Matlock and will be based at NMJ’s Belper office where she joins the existing, very experienced team.Read More

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited – New appointment

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ”) is delighted to announce that it has appointed Graham Elliott as Commercial Account Executive. Graham has many years of experience in the insurance industry having previously worked for Royal & Sun Alliance and NFU Mutual. He is ACII qualified and a Chartered Insurer. Graham will be based at NMJ’s Glossop office but will also have responsibility for supporting the team at the company’s branch in Belper and looking after some commercial clients at that office. Read More