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1:29 pm (an hour ago)
Thousands march in Tunis over the Bardo Museum terror attack, as authorities say that one of the raid's leaders has been killed.
1:29 pm (an hour ago)
All babies in the UK will soon have a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B after a deal with drug manufacturers, the health secretary says.
2:15 pm (23 minutes ago)
The work and pensions secretary says the Conservatives are not keeping plans for £12bn of benefit cuts secret - saying no final decisions have been made.
12:46 pm (an hour ago)
Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.
4:07 am (11 hours ago)
Head teachers in Cheshire warn parents they will report them to the authorities if they allow their children to play computer games rated for over-18s.
11:08 am (4 hours ago)
Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets to win the World Cup for a fifth time at a packed Melbourne Cricket Ground.
9:03 am (6 hours ago)
Police investigate alleged death threats against BBC director general Tony Hall, reportedly made after Jeremy Clarkson was dropped from Top Gear.
12:38 am (13 hours ago)
A European police chief says encrypted online communications are the biggest problem faced by security agencies tackling terrorism.
11:32 am (3 hours ago)
US Secretary of State John Kerry cancels a planned return to the US to stay in Switzerland as the Iran nuclear talks approach their deadline.
11:11 am (3 hours ago)
DUP leader Peter Robinson says his party could work with either Labour or the Conservatives if there was a hung parliament after the general election.
10:24 am (4 hours ago)
Singapore holds a state funeral for its founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, with tens of thousands lining the streets despite torrential rain.
5:15 am (9 hours ago)
Voting is to continue for second day in some parts of Nigeria after technical problems during Saturday's presidential election.
Yesterday, 7:55 am
BBC Africa's Piers Edwards considers whether the new work permit rules for foreign players in England is all bad news for Africa.
Yesterday, 2:52 am
A look at the challenges facing pollsters during the 2015 general election.
5:27 am (9 hours ago)
The BBC looks at some of the ways the city-state of Singapore and its people have paid tribute to founding father Lee Kuan Yew.
Yesterday 5:12 pm (20 hours ago)
It has been an eventful day for Nigeria, as the country votes in long-awaited presidential elections. BBC Africa looks back at the day's key developments.
Yesterday 6:46 pm (19 hours ago)
A light bulb made with graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
3:37 am (11 hours ago)
The desk where Charles Dickens wrote Great Expectations is finally on public display thanks to a £780,000 grant.
12:11 am (13 hours ago)
Tactically astute, brilliant from Bale - why Wales' win in Israel is one of their best results of recent times.
8:54 am (6 hours ago)
Rider Katie Walsh on nearly making Grand National history and competing against the men at Aintree
9:52 am (5 hours ago)
Sebastian Vettel takes a stunning maiden victory for Ferrari, winning a straight fight with Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes in Malaysia.
1:16 pm (an hour ago)
Bristol Academy are again thrashed as Frankfurt reach the Women's Champions League semi-finals with a 12-0 aggregate win.
7:49 am (7 hours ago)
The 2014 World Cup was the most profitable in Fifa's history, but for the host nation the legacy is expensive stadiums left vacant.
11:08 am (4 hours ago)
Greece's creditors are studying new reform plans put forward by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' government in a bid to secure further bailout funds.
9:54 am (5 hours ago)
US consumer electronics chain Best Buy is closing its Canadian subsidiary, Future Shop, and converting 65 of its 131 stores into Best Buy outlets.
11:01 am (4 hours ago)
The general election campaign is officially under way - here are 10 ways in which it will be different from last time.
2:35 pm (4 minutes ago)
A Labour majority in the general election would be "difficult but doable", the party's election co-ordinator Douglas Alexander says.
Yesterday, 1:27 pm
All hospitals in England will provide "a truly seven-day NHS" by 2020 under a future Conservative government, David Cameron says.
Friday, 4:20 pm
A UK military medic has been discharged from hospital in London after being declared free of Ebola. Cpl Anna Cross was the first person in the world to be given the experimental drug MIL 77.
Yesterday, 1:58 am
More children have mental health problems than two years ago, according to a union's survey of education staff.
Friday, 3:39 pm
Ofqual sets out the range of A-levels and GCSEs that will no longer be taught amid moves to toughen examinations in England.
Yesterday, 9:48 am
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he will give away most of his $800m (£537m) fortune to good causes before he dies.
Friday, 11:25 am
Google loses Court of Appeal bid to stop consumers having right to sue in UK over alleged misuse of privacy settings.
Yesterday, 1:49 am
David Shukman explores the justifications for the £4bn 'atom smasher' buried under Geneva.
Yesterday, 1:53 am
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko arrive for a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.
9:48 am (5 hours ago)
1D performed for the first time since Zayn Malik announced he was leaving the group, at a gig in South Africa.
11:35 am (3 hours ago)
Opening of the box office for this year's Edinburgh International Festival sees record sales.
Friday, 5:15 pm
How to make rice less calorific, and more news nuggets.
Friday, 4:39 pm
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.
11:59 am (3 hours ago)
Disgraced MP Mike Hancock tells BBC News he will stand in the general election as an independent candidate.
10:36 am (4 hours ago)
The sale of Orders of Service from Richard III's reinterment on the web prompts an appeal from church authorities.
10:30 am (4 hours ago)
Health Secretary Shona Robison confirms vaccine for meningitis B will be made available for babies in Scotland.
1:19 pm (an hour ago)
The SNP will support the introduction of a 50p top rate of income tax across the UK after the general election, the party's John Swinney says.
10:56 am (4 hours ago)
A man is critically ill with head and leg injuries after an incident in the Ballysillan area of north Belfast.
10:30 am (4 hours ago)
A man is arrested after a stabbing at the Chimney Corner Hotel in Mallusk, County Antrim, in the early hours of Sunday.
12:25 pm (2 hours ago)
A vaccine for meningitis B will be made available for all babies in Wales after a deal with drug manufacturers, the Welsh government confirms.
9:23 am (5 hours ago)
Referee Nigel Owens says he hopes the teenager who sent him a homophobic tweet can move on with his life.
12:00 am (14 hours ago)
Guinean President Alpha Conde has declared a 45-day "health emergency" in five regions in the west and southwest of the Ebola-hit nation.
Yesterday 4:31 pm (21 hours ago)
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta suspends four ministers and 12 other high-ranking officials after they were implicated in corrupt deals.
Yesterday, 5:26 am
The youngest brother of Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena dies after being attacked with an axe.
Yesterday, 11:47 am
Two Czech women tourists kidnapped two years ago in Pakistan have been released and have returned home, the Czech PM says.
Yesterday 7:35 pm (18 hours ago)
The co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus which crashed in the French Alps predicted "one day everyone will know my name", his ex-girlfriend says.
8:17 am (6 hours ago)
Parts of France head to the poll for local elections seen as a key barometer for the presidential vote in two years' time.
Yesterday 10:03 pm (16 hours ago)
A Chilean miner who was trapped underground for 69 days in 2010 has lost his home in flash floods in the Atacama desert region.
Friday, 1:53 pm
Brazil, the world's seventh largest economy, narrowly avoided contracting in 2014 with a growth rate of just 0.1% for the year.
Yesterday 7:37 pm (18 hours ago)
Islamist militants capture the north-western Syrian city of Idlib for the first time, monitoring groups and jihadists say.
12:59 am (13 hours ago)
Yemen's president accuses Iran of destabilising his country, as Saudi Arabia vows to continue air strikes until Yemen is "stable and safe".
8:23 am (6 hours ago)
An Air Canada aeroplane landing at Halifax leaves the runway while landing at Halifax, but only minor injuries are reported.
Yesterday, 11:12 am
Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are acquitted by Italy's top appeals court of murdering British student Meredith Kercher in 2007 - the final ruling in the case.
Thursday, 11:44 am
Readers' photographs on the theme of docks.
Friday, 4:02 pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Friday, 9:08 am
The walls of the Nepali capital come to life
Friday, 12:31 pm
Images from around the world: 27 March
Thursday, 4:30 am
Denise Felkin's MA project
Monday, 9:52 am
A collection of 18,000 negatives of Wales
Wednesday, 10:40 am
A search and recovery operation resumes in the southern French Alps
Thursday, 2:35 pm
Images from around the world: 26 March
Wednesday, 12:45 pm
The Treasury Committee hears from the Chancellor, George Osborne.
12:23 pm (2 hours ago)
Tens of thousands of people line the streets of Singapore to bid farewell to the founding father of the city-state, Lee Kuan Yew.
7:39 am (7 hours ago)
A four-year-old girl in Philadelphia ventured out on her own in the early hours of the morning in search of a sweet drink.
2:55 am (12 hours ago)
Rebel fighters in Syria are reported to have captured most of the northern city of Idlib, as Alan Johnston reports
11:51 am (3 hours ago)
French President Francois Hollande and other foreign dignitaries are expected to join thousands of Tunisians marching in protest against terrorism.
12:56 am (13 hours ago)
Landmarks across the globe have been switching off their lights as part of WWF's Earth Hour, as Alice Baxter reports
Yesterday 11:27 pm (14 hours ago)
A couple have married in the Cambridgeshire supermarket where they used to go on dates together.
10:54 am (4 hours ago)
Speaking to the BBC's The Andrew Marr Show, the Work & Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith insisted he believed £12bn of cuts in spending was achievable.
12:15 am (13 hours ago)
International observers are in Ukraine to observe a ceasefire, but they say they do not have access to all border crossings.
12:07 am (14 hours ago)
The six second solo that's been copied in 1,500 songs
10:54 am (4 hours ago)
The clusters of friends being drawn to jihad in Syria and Iraq
12:10 am (13 hours ago)
The name admired by presidents and warlords
12:24 am (13 hours ago)
Trends of the week in 60 seconds
4:00 am (11 hours ago)
Games of Thrones' real-world parallels
Friday, 4:38 pm
The week's big numbers, visualised

Press Releases

February 2015

Barry Fenton Insurance launches exclusive weekly Taxi Insurance product

Barry Fenton Insurance has today announced the launch of a unique and exclusive Short Term Taxi Insurance product designed for taxi drivers wishing to avoid the high up-front cost of annual policies. Read More

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