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12:00 am (4 hours ago)
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.
2:11 am (an hour ago)
A huge security operation is under way in Canada's capital Ottawa after a gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial and shots were fired in the parliament building.
1:24 am (3 hours ago)
Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after more than 45 years, after a decision by the Parole Board.
Yesterday 11:59 pm (4 hours ago)
President Barack Obama expresses cautious optimism about the Ebola situation in the US, as new screening rules are introduced in the country.
1:04 am (3 hours ago)
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.
12:40 am (3 hours ago)
Military leaders failed to calculate the magnitude of the conflict in Afghanistan, the former head of the British army, Gen Sir Peter Wall, tells the BBC.
12:23 am (4 hours ago)
The owners of the Grangemouth plant say radical changes are on track a year after the site was closed by an industrial dispute.
1:56 am (2 hours ago)
The Department for Education has shelved plans for a code of practice for some religious schools which operate outside of mainstream education, the BBC learns.
12:45 am (3 hours ago)
Hate crime convictions are at an all-time high, but disability hate crime convictions have dropped, according to a new report.
Yesterday 4:41 pm (11 hours ago)
The Syrian military has stepped up its air strikes on rebel-held areas dramatically, carrying out more than 200 in recent days, activists say.
12:25 am (4 hours ago)
Wild food foragers are being warned to be particularly careful when picking mushrooms because of a rise in cases of mushroom poisoning.
Yesterday 10:58 pm (5 hours ago)
Mexico orders the arrest of the mayor of the southern town of Iguala, where 43 students disappeared after clashing with police last month.
Yesterday 11:47 pm (4 hours ago)
Former Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson says he has been cured of the terminal pancreatic cancer with which he was diagnosed in 2012.
Yesterday 9:13 pm (7 hours ago)
Footballer Ched Evans has released a video statement in which he says he is "determined to continue the fight" to clear his name.
Yesterday 6:02 pm (10 hours ago)
The manager of a cab firm in Rochdale has said that a small number of the company's customers are requesting white drivers, following the rise of the so-called Islamic State in the Middle East.
12:04 am (4 hours ago)
The US envoy tasked by President Obama with leading the fight against the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria tells BBC Newsnight says Britain will "support us".
Yesterday 3:56 pm (12 hours ago)
An elephant calf has been air rescued after he fell down a well in the remote region of Milgis Lugga in Northern Kenya.
Yesterday 1:58 pm (14 hours ago)
ITV's Loose Women broadcasts a final interview with Lynda Bellingham, recorded earlier this month.
Yesterday 1:14 pm (15 hours ago)
As the Ebola outbreak claims 20 lives a day in Sierra Leone, the BBC's Tulip Mazumdar reports from the capital Freetown on how volunteers are being trained to carry out safe burials.
Yesterday 7:45 pm (8 hours ago)
Schools and nurseries need to step in to tackle the worrying trend of tooth decay in children, the advisory body NICE has said.
Yesterday 11:25 pm (5 hours ago)
Many of Thursday's papers report on the shootings in the Canadian capital Ottawa, in which a soldier was killed, as well as plans to revamp the NHS.
1:31 am (2 hours ago)
Two dinosaur skeletons have been unearthed in Mongolia, solving a mystery that has baffled palaeontologists for 50 years.
12:27 am (4 hours ago)
The latest print edition of the Collins English dictionary contains 50,000 newly-added words, including selfie, onesie and adorkable.
Yesterday 10:18 pm (6 hours ago)
Real Madrid score three goals in the first half to secure a comfortable 3-0 win at Liverpool in the Champions League.
Yesterday 9:50 pm (6 hours ago)
More doubt is cast on the future of Caterham as their new owners threaten to quit the team in a row with ex-owner Tony Fernandes.
Yesterday 10:03 pm (6 hours ago)
Arsenal score twice in the final two minutes to earn a dramatic comeback win at Champions League opponents Anderlecht.
Yesterday 7:33 pm (8 hours ago)
Ex-Sheffield United and Wales striker Ched Evans wants a return to football after serving a rape sentence.
Yesterday 5:25 pm (11 hours ago)
Wales prop forward Adam Jones says he is "gutted" at missing out on selection for the autumn internationals.
12:01 am (4 hours ago)
KPMG and financial regulators have been criticised in a report by MPs into Co-op Bank's failed bid to buy 632 Lloyds branches last year.
Yesterday 11:21 pm (5 hours ago)
Allowing UK cities to make their own decisions on tax and spending could boost economic growth by £79bn a year by 2030, a year-long study has concluded.
Yesterday 5:35 pm (10 hours ago)
Prime Minister David Cameron tells MPs the "buck stops with me" when it comes to deporting foreign criminals from the UK.
Yesterday 11:26 pm (5 hours ago)
Jean-Claude Juncker, the incoming president of the European Commission, has insisted that rules on freedom of movement in Europe cannot be changed.
12:46 am (3 hours ago)
The NHS in England is told to stop being a barrier to infertile couples having children, according to the funding watchdog.
Yesterday 4:15 pm (12 hours ago)
Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies tells MPs that the UK is well prepared in case of a potential Ebola outbreak.
1:35 am (2 hours ago)
Graduates should pay their university a proportion of their future earnings rather than taking out loans, a report by a free-market think tank suggests.
Monday, 9:05 pm
A new report claims that the government will fail to meet its child poverty reduction targets by 2020.
Yesterday 1:44 pm (14 hours ago)
Microsoft is ditching the Nokia brand name from new devices, less than a year after acquiring the Finnish mobile firm.
Tuesday, 9:25 am
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at the smart glasses on show at the annual Ceatec electronics exhibition in Japan.
1:33 am (2 hours ago)
Wild chimps carry out night-time crop raids, footage reveals, suggesting the animals are being pushed into risky foraging behaviour.
Yesterday 3:56 pm (12 hours ago)
An elephant calf has been air rescued after he fell down a well in the remote region of Milgis Lugga in Northern Kenya.
1:46 am (2 hours ago)
Tate director Sir Nicholas Serota is named the most powerful figure in the art world.
1:08 am (3 hours ago)
Critics are already hailing Michael Keaton's latest film Birdman a success, with many tipping it for an Oscar as Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.
Tuesday, 3:31 pm
Young shoppers do not like eating food that is stored in the freezer, a survey has found. Why is it so unpopular, asks Luke Jones.
Monday, 3:30 pm
The government is planning to crack down on internet abuse. What laws are currently in place?
Yesterday 11:19 pm (5 hours ago)
A nine-year-old boy and a 44-year-old man die after a house fire in Penistone, near Barnsley, South Yorkshire Police said.
12:56 am (3 hours ago)
Drones which could seriously injure or kill are being flown over cities and towns across England, despite laws designed to protect the public.
12:24 am (4 hours ago)
The development of the site containing Scotland's newest cultural landmark, The Kelpies, wins a national engineering award.
12:26 am (4 hours ago)
The Scottish economy continued to grow in the last quarter but at a slower pace than the previous three months, according to a report.
Yesterday 8:59 pm (7 hours ago)
A 24-year-old man is charged with the attempted murder of a two-year-old girl in County Armagh.
Yesterday 10:18 pm (6 hours ago)
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams apologises to sex abuse victims "let down" by the IRA during the Troubles.
Yesterday 5:29 pm (10 hours ago)
An MP admits being taken in by a conman who pretended to be quadriplegic claiming police were abusing him.
Yesterday 6:46 pm (9 hours ago)
Footballer Ched Evans releases a video statement in which he says he is "determined to continue the fight" to clear his name.
Yesterday 7:36 pm (8 hours ago)
The World Health Organization's emergency committee holds talks on travel restrictions and screening measures on the Ebola outbreak.
Yesterday 12:47 pm (15 hours ago)
An Islamic court has stoned an 18-year-old to death in southern Somalia after convicting him of raping a woman, a pro-Islamist news site reports.
Yesterday 1:47 pm (14 hours ago)
Supporters of a leading anti-government cleric in Pakistan end a two-month protest in the capital Islamabad against PM Nawaz Sharif, but others remain.
Yesterday 4:57 pm (11 hours ago)
Japan's deputy prime minister meets his Chinese counterpart in Beijing in a move that could pave the way for a meeting between the countries' leaders.
Yesterday 12:57 pm (15 hours ago)
A snowplough driver at a Moscow airport says he lost his bearings before a collision with a plane that killed Total oil boss Christophe de Margerie.
Yesterday 11:48 am (16 hours ago)
The new European Commission led by Jean-Claude Juncker gets strong backing from MEPs after some tough questioning.
Yesterday 7:01 pm (9 hours ago)
Cuba sends a second group of medical staff to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak, becoming the biggest single provider of healthcare workers.
Yesterday 3:20 pm (13 hours ago)
A Mexican human rights body accuses eight soldiers of killing 12 suspects in cold blood and tampering with the evidence to make it look like a shoot-out.
12:42 am (3 hours ago)
A baby girl is killed and eight others injured after a car hits pedestrians in Jerusalem, in what Israeli police describe as a "terrorist attack".
Yesterday 7:16 pm (9 hours ago)
A US federal jury finds four Blackwater security guards guilty of killing 14 Iraqis in a square in Baghdad in 2007.
Yesterday 6:53 pm (9 hours ago)
A US citizen freed from detention in North Korea receives an emotional homecoming in Ohio as Washington works to release two other Americans.
Yesterday 11:49 am (16 hours ago)
Ben Bradlee, the editor of the Washington Post during the Watergate scandal that toppled President Nixon, has died aged 93, the newspaper says.
Tuesday, 12:38 pm
24 hours of news images: 21 October
Tuesday, 12:56 am
What floods did to Kashmir's most treasured historic sites
Monday, 6:36 am
Battle of the Bogside in 1969 by Gilles Caron
Monday, 11:12 am
Actress Lynda Bellingham's career on screen
Monday, 3:03 pm
24 hours of news images: 20 October
Sunday, October 19th, 11:33 pm
Aftermath of worst flooding in Indian-administered Kashmir
Friday, October 17th, 4:11 pm
News photos from around the world
Friday, October 17th, 12:27 am
From silver mine to wet plate in Peru
Thursday, October 16th, 3:22 pm
The Foreign Affairs Committee approves the EU trade deal with Moldova
Yesterday 7:05 pm (9 hours ago)
Footage from the Toronto Globe and Mail shows a hail of bullets being fired inside the Canadian parliament building.
Yesterday 8:38 pm (7 hours ago)
A lorry's onboard camera has caught the moment a car became wedged across the front of the cab as it travelled along the M25 near Gatwick.
Yesterday 6:29 pm (9 hours ago)
An MP has admitted being duped by a conman who pretended to be quadriplegic and claimed police were abusing him.
Tuesday, 11:49 pm
President Barack Obama found himself in an awkward situation at the voting booth in Chicago on Monday, when a man walked past and told him not to touch his girlfriend.
Yesterday 11:33 am (16 hours ago)
A reburial service has been taking place in northern France for 15 British World War One soldiers, exactly one hundred years after they were killed in battle.
Yesterday, 12:05 am
A man who beat three sisters with a hammer in a central London hotel has been found guilty of attempted murder.
Tuesday, 8:10 pm
The pregnant Duchess of Cambridge has made her first public appearance since an announcement that she was suffering from acute morning sickness.
Monday, 8:07 pm
Grant Trebilco started Fluro Fridays on Australia's Bondi Beach to help fight his own bipolar disorder - now more than 100 surfers join him each week.
1:05 am (3 hours ago)
Australian photographer explores Greenland's vast ice sheet
2:03 am (an hour ago)
Do you care where your chicken comes from?
1:03 am (3 hours ago)
How the world loved the swastika - until Hitler stole it
1:29 am (2 hours ago)
Some US seniors are still paying off student loans
1:25 am (3 hours ago)
Fans recall Nirvana's first UK gig 25 years on
12:09 am (4 hours ago)
Renting your own room for a power nap
Yesterday 11:18 pm (5 hours ago)
Will coal exports kill the Great Barrier Reef?
Yesterday 11:27 pm (5 hours ago)
Indians celebrate Diwali, the biggest Hindu festival
2:08 am (an hour ago)
Getting to university after spinal surgery
12:34 am (3 hours ago)
The BBC's Hugh Pym looks at the future of healthcare in England
12:12 am (4 hours ago)
How can the supermarket turn its fortunes around?
Yesterday 5:03 pm (11 hours ago)
Tories in Brussels split over Juncker's Commission

Press Releases

January 2014

NMJ Insurance develops capability of selling SME commercial business to clients via the web

From January 2014 clients will be able to obtain quotes and purchase commercial insurances using a secure online payment facility. Read More

January 2013

NMJ Insurance Brokers acquires further Glossop Broker

NMJ Insurance Brokers Ltd (NMJ) has announced that it has acquired the general insurance business of M J Stansfield. This is the fourth business acquired by NMJ since 2010. Read More

July 2012

NMJ Insurance nominated at British Insurance Awards 2012

NMJ Insurance is celebrating after being named as a finalist at the prestigious British Insurance Awards 2012. The British Insurance Awards showcase top class performance and innovation, rewarding achievement and raising standards across the industry. Read More

February 2012

NMJ Insurance celebrates 40 years of supporting local communities

This year represents a special milestone for NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited as two of its offices celebrate 40 years of providing insurance services to the local community. Read More

August 2011

NMJ Insurance Brokers makes its largest acquisition to date

Following the acquisition of Ridge Insurance in Glossop and Protheroe Insurance in Belper last year, NMJ Insurance has now acquired Barry Fenton Insurance based in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. Read More

May 2011

NMJ Insurance Brokers supports the Aldermanbury Declaration

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited ("NMJI") has confirmed its support of the Aldermanbury Declaration. The Aldermanbury Declaration encourages UK insurance firms to commit to a common framework of professional standards. Read More

August 2010

NMJ Insurance Brokers announces second acquisition in Derbyshire

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ Insurance”), the branch-based broking network established by former Equity Insurance Brokers’ Managing Director, Nick Potts and Acquisitions & Insurer Development Director, Mike Hutton has announced its second acquisition. Read More

January 2010

NMJ Insurance Brokers completes first acquisition of Ridge Insurance Services and also announces new office opening

NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (“NMJ Insurance”), the new branch-based broking network established by former Equity Insurance Brokers’ Managing Director, Nick Potts and Acquisitions & Insurer Development Director, Mike Hutton has announced its first acquisition. Read More

July 2009

NMJ New Champions of the High Street

Former Equity Insurance Brokers’ Managing Director, Nick Potts, and Acquisitions & Insurer Development Director, Mike Hutton, have announced that they are seeking FSA authorisation to re-enter the industry with their new venture, NMJ Insurance Brokers Limited (NMJI). Read More