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3:50 am (2 hours ago)
Israel and Hamas agree to a 12-hour humanitarian window in Gaza on Saturday, as international efforts continue to negotiate a seven-day ceasefire.
3:39 am (2 hours ago)
A group of local councils in England is formally asking the government for new powers to tax large supermarkets, a plan dubbed the "Tesco tax".
3:46 am (2 hours ago)
A judge is being investigated after being accused of falling asleep during a child rape trial at Manchester Crown Court.
2:00 am (4 hours ago)
Russia's foreign ministry rejects accusations from the US that its troops have been firing on Ukrainian soldiers from within Russia.
4:12 am (an hour ago)
President Obama says undocumented immigrant children without legal claims to be in the US will be sent home, as he meets Central American leaders.
Yesterday 5:41 pm (12 hours ago)
There are no survivors from the Air Algerie AH5017 passenger jet that crashed in Mali, says the French President, Francois Hollande.
Yesterday 9:09 pm (9 hours ago)
Police investigate the death of a butler who was fatally injured while working at a Tudor mansion in Lincolnshire.
Yesterday 3:05 pm (15 hours ago)
The family of a dying man shocked back to life 31 times after hospital staff failed to remove his defibrillator implant, says his wish for a dignified death was "cruelly taken away".
Yesterday 7:04 pm (11 hours ago)
A hunt is launched in Sierra Leone's capital for a woman with Ebola who was forcibly removed from hospital, as Nigeria registers its first case.
Yesterday 8:04 pm (10 hours ago)
US retailer Destination Maternity withdraws a takeover offer for Mothercare, saying it was clear shareholders wanted a "significant increase" in the offer.
Yesterday 10:26 pm (8 hours ago)
Lightning strikes cause "major disruption" to rail services in England and south Wales.
Yesterday 6:52 pm (11 hours ago)
Thousands of ticket-holders are left disappointed as "immersive" outdoor screenings of Back To The Future are cancelled by organiser Secret Cinema.
Yesterday 7:49 pm (10 hours ago)
Actress Eleanor Bron becomes the latest cast member of Radio 4's rural drama series The Archers, playing a character who first appeared in it 60 years ago.
Yesterday 9:36 pm (8 hours ago)
An estimated 100,000 people lined Liverpool's streets to welcome three giant marionettes which tell the story of the city during World War One.
5:42 am (22 minutes ago)
Different trends affecting the housing market are reported on some of Saturday's front pages, while the papers reflect on positive economic news.
Yesterday 5:32 pm (13 hours ago)
Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber has advised aspiring musicians to avoid music competitions because "they are fixed".
Yesterday 10:41 am (19 hours ago)
In the last eight months alone, nearly 60,000 children have crossed the border illegally into the United States, in the hope of a better life.
Yesterday 10:01 pm (8 hours ago)
A new exhibition exploring the revolutionary work of Russian artist Kazimir Malevich on display at London’s Tate Modern.
Yesterday, 12:20 am
SUP yoga, or stand up paddleboard yoga, involves most of the moves of normal yoga, but is done on a paddleboard in the water.
Thursday, 8:05 pm
Mark Hamill, who played Luke Skywalker more than 30 years ago, has said it feels like an "unexpected gift" to be back on a Star Wars set.
Yesterday 10:09 am (20 hours ago)
The Black Cultural Archives has opened its new permanent home in the heart of Brixton after a £7m redevelopment.
Yesterday 3:53 pm (14 hours ago)
The BBC's Wendy Hurrell takes a look back at Tony Blackburn's 50 year broadcasting career.
Yesterday, 12:20 am
The authorities is Delhi are piloting water dispensing machines to bring clean water to residents.
Yesterday 5:27 pm (13 hours ago)
Chelsea re-sign veteran striker Didier Drogba on a one-year deal after the Ivorian left Galatasaray.
12:20 am (6 hours ago)
Arsenal are close to completing the signing of Southampton defender Calum Chambers for a fee of about £16m.
12:34 am (6 hours ago)
Scotland win three swimming golds at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, but what happened to poster boy Michael Jamieson?
Yesterday 8:56 pm (9 hours ago)
England's Joanna Rowsell wins gold in the Commonwealth individual pursuit but Jason Kenny has to settle for sprint silver.
Yesterday 11:16 pm (7 hours ago)
Steve Way, 40, will compete for England at the Commonwealth Games, despite only taking up running in 2007.
Yesterday 2:42 pm (15 hours ago)
The UK economy grew 0.8% in the second quarter and has now recovered the ground lost since the downturn began in 2008, according to official figures.
Yesterday 1:40 pm (16 hours ago)
The BBC's Sameer Hashmi talks to the woman behind the successful Bollywood blog MissMalini.com.
Yesterday 4:11 pm (14 hours ago)
Ed Miliband hits back at critics of his image and leadership style, insisting voters want "big ideas" not photo opportunities.
Thursday, 11:08 am
The Foreign Secretary, Phillip Hammond, has said he is "disappointed" that Hamas has rejected a ceasefire proposal aimed at easing the conflict in Gaza.
Yesterday 9:00 am (21 hours ago)
A pioneering breast cancer treatment that replaces weeks of radiotherapy with a single, targeted shot is set to be offered on the NHS.
Yesterday 6:11 pm (12 hours ago)
Many schools are building new classrooms on outside space to accommodate a growing number of pupils.
Wednesday, 12:01 am
BBC Click's Spencer Kelly goes behind the scenes of the TV programme The Secret Lives of Students.
Yesterday 1:12 pm (17 hours ago)
Administrators have imposed a ban on Wikipedia alterations from the US House of Representatives, following "persistent disruptive editing".
Thursday, 12:00 am
Personal aerial drones that take pictures could soon become a lot more common, thanks to a new invention.
Yesterday, 2:17 am
New research suggests that the global reduction in wildlife is connected to an increase in human trafficking and child slavery.
Wednesday, 9:12 pm
Warming seas are reducing the food supply for Antarctic seals, say researchers.
Yesterday 2:05 pm (16 hours ago)
Singer and former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos is found guilty of assaulting a man at a music festival in Essex last year.
Yesterday 4:38 pm (13 hours ago)
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.
Yesterday 4:33 pm (14 hours ago)
Some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week, with your comments.
Yesterday 6:45 pm (11 hours ago)
A travel company goes into administration with the loss of 89 jobs and a knock-on effect on hundreds of customer bookings.
Yesterday 4:56 pm (13 hours ago)
Prime Minister David Cameron appears to think he is speaking to people on Tyneside during an interview with BBC Tees.
12:15 am (6 hours ago)
The largest flotilla ever seen on the River Clyde will sail from Greenock to Glasgow later as part of the city's Commonwealth Games celebrations.
12:16 am (6 hours ago)
Racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart's first ever race car is being put up for auction, with an estimate of £35,000-£50,000.
Yesterday 3:30 pm (15 hours ago)
John Brown, the brother of Eurovision winner Dana, is cleared of five counts of historic sex abuse.
Yesterday 4:53 pm (13 hours ago)
A Marie Stopes clinic director was left "extremely shaken and upset" by alleged harassment outside her workplace, a court is told.
Yesterday 9:29 pm (9 hours ago)
Wales' stuttering Commonwealth Games campaign took yet another blow on Friday after athletics co-captain Rhys Williams failed a drugs test.
Yesterday 5:34 pm (13 hours ago)
Four peregrine falcons are found dead in their remote nest with police suspecting foul play.
Yesterday 9:09 pm (9 hours ago)
Seleka rebels in the Central African Republic reject a ceasefire deal and demand the country be partitioned between Muslims and Christians.
Yesterday 5:02 pm (13 hours ago)
Government forces in South Sudan retake the strategic town of Nasir attacked by rebels on Sunday, the UN says.
Yesterday 4:58 pm (13 hours ago)
The Netherlands and Australia seek access to the rebel-controlled crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine as more bodies arrive in Eindhoven.
Yesterday 8:56 am (21 hours ago)
A group of 157 asylum seekers held at sea will be brought to the Australian mainland to be detained, the immigration minister says.
Yesterday 4:10 pm (14 hours ago)
BSkyB wants to take over Rupert Murdoch's pay TV companies in Germany and Italy in a move that would create a company with 20 million European viewers.
Yesterday 4:19 pm (14 hours ago)
Turkey inaugurates a high-speed rail link between Istanbul and Ankara, slashing by half the seven-hour journey time between the two cities.
Yesterday 6:14 pm (12 hours ago)
In a bid to stimulate the sluggish economy, the Brazilian central bank announces plans to reduce the amount commercial banks have to keep in reserve.
12:18 am (6 hours ago)
The Peruvian government is to sell dozens of gold watches and diamond-encrusted cufflinks seized from disgraced ex-spy chief Vladimiro Montesinos.
Yesterday 5:11 pm (13 hours ago)
Fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) say they have overrun a large Syrian military base on the outskirts of the city of Raqqa.
Yesterday 4:38 pm (13 hours ago)
An American reporter for the Washington Post, his wife and two other US journalists have been detained in Tehran, an Iranian official confirms.
Yesterday 6:44 pm (11 hours ago)
Authorities in California search for a fugitive homeless man who has refused treatment for tuberculosis and may be contagious.
1:14 am (5 hours ago)
Scientists say they have stumbled upon a common virus that has never been described before.
Yesterday 10:56 am (19 hours ago)
Sound-portraits of the residents of Carrick-on-Suir
Yesterday 12:50 pm (17 hours ago)
24 hours of news photos: 25 July
Yesterday, 5:44 am
'Hidden' images reveal Cambridge's University Library
Thursday, 3:14 pm
Readers' photos on the theme of "cycling"
Wednesday, 2:14 am
Concept designs by famous manufacturers on show in US
Thursday, 5:50 am
TransAsia Airways plane crashes in Taiwan
Tuesday, 4:37 am
Prince George's first year
Sunday, July 20th, 9:54 am
A long line of royal baby photos
Tuesday, 5:41 pm
Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.
Yesterday 7:02 pm (11 hours ago)
A premature baby has been delivered from a woman killed in a Israeli airstrike on Gaza.
Yesterday 7:12 pm (11 hours ago)
Thousands of people have lined Liverpool's streets to welcome three giant marionettes, which will tell the story of the city during World War One.
Yesterday, 4:48 am
The wreck of a plane that disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali, officials say.
Yesterday 10:15 am (20 hours ago)
A car has smashed into the first floor of a house in Lincolnshire, after careering off the road.
4:42 am (an hour ago)
Russia has accused the United States of conducting a 'smear campaign' over its alleged involvement in the Ukraine conflict, as the European Union expands its blacklist of Russian individuals and organisations.
Yesterday 7:10 am (23 hours ago)
The BBC's Natalia Antelava speaks to residents in the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, the last stronghold of pro-Russian separatists, to gauge how the conflict is affecting their lives.
Yesterday 6:10 am (24 hours ago)
All dinosaurs were covered with feathers or had the potential to grow feathers, a study published in the journal, Science, suggests.
Yesterday 8:21 am (22 hours ago)
A new exhibition at Buckingham Palace is revealing what is is like to grow up in the Royal Family.
1:30 am (5 hours ago)
The coffin prank that frightened a girl to death
Yesterday 10:19 pm (8 hours ago)
'Rising house prices left me high and dry - twice!'
1:32 am (5 hours ago)
Are authors or actors better at cricket?
Yesterday 4:39 pm (13 hours ago)
Dogs get jealous, and nine more nuggets from the week's news
12:39 am (5 hours ago)
The man serving a life sentence for marijuana
12:21 am (6 hours ago)
The most important battle you have probably never heard of
2:59 am (3 hours ago)
Preventing injury and illness in athletes
Yesterday 6:28 pm (12 hours ago)
Why is Ed Miliband drawing attention to his public image?
Yesterday 4:04 pm (14 hours ago)
Selection of the best news photos from around the world
Yesterday 1:47 pm (16 hours ago)
Farewell to the mother of all depressions
Yesterday 10:50 am (19 hours ago)
James Murdoch’s master plan comes closer to fruition
Yesterday 3:39 pm (14 hours ago)
Could bulk-buying save NHS pounds?

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