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9:19 am (2 hours ago)
Memorial services are held in Indonesia and other nations for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami on the disaster's 10th anniversary.
4:44 am (7 hours ago)
The Christmas Day announcement that parcel delivery firm City Link had gone into administration was "disgraceful", a union says.
11:15 am (16 minutes ago)
Snow could cause disruption across large parts of the UK later, with the highest snowfall expected in Wales and the Midlands, the Met Office warns.
10:29 am (an hour ago)
Peace talks between Ukraine's government and pro-Russian rebels, due to take place in Minsk, have been called off, Belarusian officials say.
1:58 am (10 hours ago)
Xbox and PlayStation online services have been suffering technical problems, amid claims a hacking group has disabled their services.
11:13 am (17 minutes ago)
A man appears in court in Lincoln accused of murdering his nine-year-old grandson.
10:00 am (an hour ago)
Court proceedings have begun against two Burmese men charged with the murder of two British tourists in September on the island of Koh Tao in Thailand.
10:53 am (38 minutes ago)
Shoppers across the UK descend on their High Street stores for the annual Boxing Day sales.
10:47 am (44 minutes ago)
Festive attractions in Glasgow's George Square are to reopen after the lorry crash which killed six people on Monday.
2:40 am (9 hours ago)
More than four in 10 cancers - 600,000 in the UK alone - could be prevented if people led healthier lives, say experts.
Yesterday 7:34 pm (16 hours ago)
Two Saudi women who were detained for defying a ban on female drivers are to be tried in a terrorism court, activists say.
Yesterday 8:24 pm (15 hours ago)
Jenna Coleman is to stay playing the role of Doctor Who's assistant Clara Oswald for another series of the show.
Yesterday 3:00 pm (21 hours ago)
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II delivers her annual Christmas message.
Yesterday 1:58 pm (22 hours ago)
In 1968, the BBC filmed veterans from opposing armies who took part what became known as the Christmas Truce.
9:13 am (2 hours ago)
Weather forecast for the UK
Yesterday, 1:05 am
Talking Movies' Tom Brook talks to Tim Burton about his latest film Big Eyes - the story of Walter Keane, who rose to fame by passing his wife's artwork off as his own.
Yesterday, 12:06 am
Swiss Monastery Einsiedeln Abbey has taken in around 30 asylum seekers from Eritrea.
12:54 am (11 hours ago)
Actor and writer Eric Potts speaks to the BBC about creating scripts for pantomime.
Yesterday, 5:13 am
Cardinal Vincent Nichols, leader of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales, condemns Islamic State as 'barbaric' and 'blasphemous'.
Wednesday, 1:55 pm
A film of a fancy dress pub crawl with a pedal-powered version of Del Boy's yellow Robin Reliant car wins more than six million online hits.
6:19 am (5 hours ago)
The risks of alcohol advertising, child drug abuse and the spread of diseases like Ebola make the headlines, along with news of a "blizzard" set to hit the UK.
12:16 am (11 hours ago)
With a revolutionary new therapy letting a man take his first steps after being paralysed and the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa, it has been a year of incredible highs and devastating lows.
8:30 am (3 hours ago)
It was the year UKIP made its long-awaited Westminster breakthrough, but can Nigel Farage's party build on that in 2015?
Yesterday 5:46 pm (18 hours ago)
After the Peshawar school attack, Pakistan has resumed executing convicts on death row. But among those heading to the gallows are feared to be many victims of miscarriages of justice. The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil reports.
Wednesday, 1:19 pm
BBC Vatican correspondent David Willey says Pope Francis has invented his own way of being pontiff with an open style of Church government.
1:59 am (10 hours ago)
Ten photos that captured the UK in 2014
Yesterday, 12:31 am
The events of 2014 raised big questions which the Magazine tried to answer in our Who, What, Why series.
Yesterday, 2:08 am
Afzal Ashraf, a consultant fellow at the Royal United Services Institute, says governments must confront the violent extremism of jihadist groups like Islamic State, the Pakistani Taliban (TTP) and Boko Haram.
9:35 am (an hour ago)
Real-life cat burglar Theo turns his home town of Ipswich into a crime hotspot keeping his embarrassed owner busy returning items to her neighbours.
Yesterday 7:50 pm (16 hours ago)
Olympic gymnast Louis Smith wins his second Strictly Come Dancing title after triumphing in the 2014 Christmas special.
7:31 am (4 hours ago)
BBC commentator Steve Wilson relives the most incredible match of World Cup 2014, when Germany thrashed hosts Brazil 7-1.
10:09 am (an hour ago)
Australia captain Steven Smith guides the hosts to 259-5 on the opening day of the third Test against India.
7:03 am (4 hours ago)
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says his side have not given up on winning the Premier League title this season.
Wednesday, 8:06 am
Gold medals, 'photobombs' and Usain Bolt dancing - how much do you remember about the sporting year?
8:43 am (3 hours ago)
Lampard set to extend Man City loan, Liverpool and Arsenal chase Milner, Mourinho praises Allardyce plus more.
Yesterday, 9:22 am
The Sony Pictures comedy The Interview opens in some US cinemas and online, after a major cyber-attack and threats over its release.
8:56 am (3 hours ago)
Tokyo market report
Wednesday, 10:14 am
US President Barack Obama praises the broad agreement reached in Northern Ireland cross-party talks.
Tuesday, 11:59 pm
David Cameron speaks of the UK's "Christian values" as Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg also release Christmas messages.
Yesterday, 2:22 am
Doctors are warning parents to be vigilant after seeing a spate of young children with loom bands stuck up their noses.
Yesterday, 9:02 am
A lockdown is declared in northern Sierra Leone, with shops and travel services shut for at least three days, in a bid to contain the Ebola virus.
Tuesday, 11:57 pm
TV chef Lorraine Pascale is to become the government's first fostering ambassador, the Department for Education says.
Tuesday, 3:08 pm
Children in the United States are safer but also much more overweight than in the 1970s or 1990s, according to a long-term tracking study.
Wednesday, 11:10 am
Taxi booking firm Uber has apologised for raising fare prices during a deadly cafe siege in Sydney last week, saying its decision was wrong.
Wednesday, 12:46 pm
Competitive video gaming - known as e-sports - should be included in the Olympic Games, the creator of World of Warcraft has told the BBC.
Tuesday, 1:03 pm
Nasa's "X-ray eye", designed to study distant galaxies and black holes, has turned its attention to our own star and snapped a remarkable portrait.
Tuesday, 1:56 pm
Home Secretary Theresa May's plan to expel foreign graduates draws criticism from the scientific community.
Yesterday 2:14 pm (21 hours ago)
Despite claims he'd killed off the character, Daniel O'Reilly's controversial creation seems to be back.
Wednesday, 12:17 pm
Singer Bryan Ferry's son Merlin is critically ill in hospital following a car crash in Shropshire, the BBC understands.
Saturday, December 20th, 1:41 am
In the UK there's a greater chance of snow at Easter than at Christmas.
Friday, December 19th, 5:21 pm
The NSA had a staff 'Clown Club', and more nuggets from the news.
Yesterday 11:18 pm (12 hours ago)
Parcel delivery company City Link, which employs 2,727 people, goes into administration, with a warning of redundancies in the coming days.
Yesterday 3:28 pm (20 hours ago)
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the discovery of a woman's body at a flat in Stoke-on-Trent.
11:22 am (9 minutes ago)
Police in Edinburgh are investigating the death of a man who was found in the early hours of this morning.
Yesterday 6:33 pm (17 hours ago)
A paramedic dies in hospital after being knocked down at an ambulance station car park in Kilmarnock, Police Scotland say.
9:31 am (2 hours ago)
The death of a man in his 40s in east Belfast is being treated as suspicious by detectives.
8:07 am (3 hours ago)
Prominent Irish Republican Pearse McAuley is arrested after his wife Pauline is stabbed at their home, in County Cavan.
10:38 am (53 minutes ago)
Ninety City Link parcel delivery jobs in Wales are under threat as the firm goes into administration.
9:05 am (2 hours ago)
Up to 10cm of snow could fall across many parts of Wales, the Met Office warns.
Yesterday 9:28 pm (14 hours ago)
African Union troops regain control of their base in the Somali capital Mogadishu after an al-Shabab attack that killed three peacekeepers.
Yesterday 12:19 pm (23 hours ago)
A 13-year-old Nigerian girl says her parents gave her to Boko Haram to take part in a suicide bomb attack in the city of Kano.
Wednesday, 9:08 pm
Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says new military courts will hear terrorism-related cases after an agreement between political parties.
Wednesday, 2:51 pm
Dozens of people pocket millions of Hong Kong dollars after a van crashes on a major road, spreading banknotes across the tarmac.
11:15 am (16 minutes ago)
A Turkish teenager arrested on Wednesday for allegedly insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been released but still faces trial.
Yesterday 12:19 pm (23 hours ago)
Pope Francis delivers his traditional Christmas Day address, denouncing violence against religious and ethnic minorities - notably in Syria and Iraq.
Wednesday, 4:13 pm
American Alan Gross, freed last week after five years in a Cuban jail, is to receive $3.2m (£2m) from the US government.
Tuesday, 10:31 pm
A remote Peruvian community is to be evacuated after members of an Amazon tribe looking for food raided homes and killed domestic animals
Yesterday 3:14 pm (20 hours ago)
The father of a Jordanian pilot seized by Islamic State in Syria pleads with the militants to treat his son as a "guest" and release him.
Yesterday 4:09 pm (19 hours ago)
An attack on a power plant in Libya leaves at least 19 soldiers dead, while a rocket strikes a Libyan oil terminal in a separate incident.
Yesterday, 5:36 am
The mayor of the US suburb where a police officer shot dead a black teenager says the death cannot be compared to that of Michael Brown in Ferguson.
Yesterday, 2:40 am
A US laboratory technician is being monitored after possible exposure to the Ebola virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.
Tuesday, 12:40 pm
Images from around the world: 23 December
Tuesday, 1:10 am
Story behind a picture from Donetsk
Monday, 2:29 am
A baby's cradle on the Syrian Turkish border
Monday, 10:59 am
Brighton's annual Burning the Clocks
Monday, 12:57 pm
Images from around the world: 22 December
Friday, December 19th, 4:42 pm
News photo from around the world
Friday, December 19th, 1:12 am
Treated for the effects of pepper spray
Thursday, December 18th, 2:31 pm
Images from around the world: 18 December
Thursday, December 18th, 12:18 pm
MPs hear evidence on the failure of air traffic management systems.
12:18 am (11 hours ago)
Ukraine's football champions Shakhtar Donetsk have had to flee their home, which is at the centre of the conflict in the east of the country.
10:29 am (an hour ago)
The Boxing Day sales are underway with retail analysts expecting it to come a close second to the so-called Black Friday sales last month.
8:28 am (3 hours ago)
Debt advisers have warned that one in 10 people are still paying off loans from last year's festivities and one third of Britons borrowed money to fund Christmas.
4:36 am (7 hours ago)
Russian President Vladimir Putin has cancelled New Year holidays for government ministers because of the unfolding economic crisis.
8:29 am (3 hours ago)
An attack on a power plant in Libya leaves at least 19 soldiers dead, while a rocket strikes a Libyan oil terminal in a separate incident.
2:40 am (9 hours ago)
Former political prisoner and now politician Aung San Suu Kyi talks to Jonah Fisher about the forthcoming general election in Myanmar.
9:58 am (an hour ago)
Up to 300 boxing day hunts are expected to take place across the UK today - 10 years after the Hunting Act was first passed.
9:51 am (an hour ago)
Sports fans with disabilities are being consulted by the government on their treatment at grounds as it is revealed that 'half' of premiership clubs fail to provide wheelchair space
12:22 am (11 hours ago)
How many hiccups in two-month attack, and 19 other questions
Yesterday 8:51 pm (15 hours ago)
Father and daughter rebuild their lives after tsunami grief
12:24 am (11 hours ago)
Why the bourbon biscuit shares its name with bourbon whiskey
8:15 am (3 hours ago)
Dallas star hears how her fairy godmother part was written
12:06 am (11 hours ago)
Roger Federer says he will not force his children towards tennis
12:08 am (11 hours ago)
Turning UK soldiers' memories of Afghanistan into words
12:18 am (11 hours ago)
Footballers play on despite Ukraine conflict
1:30 am (10 hours ago)
How the e-retailers keep us shopping

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