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Cognac sales are up worldwide, thanks to the US, China and the UK.



CHINA , UK, LONDON LIFE, FOOD February 21, 2017


Don't worry, we didn't spill any getting this photo (Pic: Wikipedia) A new report from just-drinks and IWSR suggests that the spirit's recent strong growth is poised to continue in the coming years, driven by increased consumpt...

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Stabbing In Barking, Police Appeal



UK, LONDON LIFE, EAST MEETS WEST February 21, 2017


  Detectives investigating an attack on a woman in Dagenham, which has left her fighting for her life, returned to the scene last night, to appeal for witnesses and information.   Qingqing Rao, aged 29, remains in a c...

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Space... Via Scotland!



TECHNOLOGY, UK, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST February 21, 2017


This is what a spaceport might look like, this one isn't real (Pic: Twitter) Under new government proposals unveiled this week, space ports could be set up and commercial flights to space from the UK could begin from as soon as 2...

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Chinese firms recruiting in UK



CHINA , UK, LONDON LIFE February 21, 2017


You're hired! Photo credit - Thinkstock   An increasing number of Chinese businesses are recruiting British workers, for roles based in the UK.   That's as investment from China into the UK reaches record levels, and...

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LFW17: Street Style



UK, FASHION, LONDON LIFE February 20, 2017


Only one more day until LFW wraps up for the season! Here's a round up of street style moments from London's fashionistas, courtesy of official sponsor Mercedes-Benz. My personal favourite is the lady in the black trench coat, pil...

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