The Pitch 2012

Winner: Ross’ pipe dreams become reality! It was a double win for Kibosh inventor Ross Dickinson, who was crowned The Pitch 2011 Champion and The People’s Choice at The Pitch ‘After Dark’ final. Celebrity judge Carl Hopkins summed up why Ross was such a deserved winner perfectly, saying "True innovation comes from solving a problem, and Ros...

Winner: Ross’ pipe dreams become reality!It was a double win for Kibosh inventor Ross Dickinson, who was crowned The Pitch 2011 Champion and [...] Read more ...

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20 Apr 2014

Access to Markets - Business Durham

Business Durham supported by Durham County Council

Business Durham is the first point of contact for businesses operating in County Durham, offering advice and guidance to support their growth and development, and providing businesses with an easy route in to County Council services that they may need to access. Read more ...

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20 Apr 2014

A different banking crisis

Natalie and her six-year-old daughter, Stacy, live in a one bedroom flat on a housing estate in Shepherd’s Bush, London, not far from the Westfield shopping centre.* “White City penitentiary”, Natalie calls it. Read more ...

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20 Apr 2014

Magna Carta (Latin original), 1215 to 1225

One of the Latin texts, drawn up by the English Barons, that became known as the Magna Carta. The Magna Carta was first drawn up in 1215, and the 1225 version became part of English law. With links to translation into ENglish and to glossary (background notes under preparation). Read more ...

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20 Apr 2014

The highs and lows of legal pot

Colorado saw its first sales of legal marijuana earlier this year, while retail cannabis sales in Washington State are on track for June debut with the blessing of state authorities. Both states made history when voters resoundingly approved the legal sale of marijuana — creating a brand new legal industry overnight in both states. Colorado colle [...] Read more ...

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20 Apr 2014