NEWS DIGEST 16.05.2021: Britons look forward to travelling again, but Indian variant looms large

Hi readers!. Happy Sunday, and welcome to the latest news digest incorporating stories and news from InYourArea. Google search data has identified the ten UK landmarks that Brits want to visit the most as lockdown and Covid-19 restrictions begin to ease. The research revealed that Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth, Radcliffe Camera in Oxford and Buckingham Palace in London are the top three places people are most interested in visiting. Using Google search volumes to compare searches between March 2021 and April 2021, holiday company Parkdean Resorts identified the top fifty UK landmarks Brits are most looking forward to visiting, reports … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 16.05.2021: Britons look forward to travelling again, but Indian variant looms large

NEWS DIGEST 24.04.2021: Experiencing history (and dentists) in London as lockdown eases

Good morning everyone!. Today our news is brought by InYourArea.co.uk. Romford’s own city paper, the Romford Recorder, charts the history of local landmark Cranham Holme, a stately home that has had a series of eclectic owners as told by local … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 24.04.2021: Experiencing history (and dentists) in London as lockdown eases

THE COST OF HOMELESSNESS: Redbridge Council spend on rehoming revealed in report

  Ilford, United Kingdom VIJAY SHAH via HARRIET CLUGSTON and IMOGEN BRADDICK/Ilford Recorder   According to the latest figures, Redbridge Council, which governs the east Greater London towns of Redbridge and Ilford, spends more than GBP £750,000 (USD $970,511) per … Continue reading THE COST OF HOMELESSNESS: Redbridge Council spend on rehoming revealed in report

MURDERS IN LONDON: Newham had highest rate of killings in 2017-2018

London – VIJAY SHAH via JON KING and Newham Recorder The east London borough of Newham had the highest number of homicides in the last year, with thirteen taking place there, more than in any other borough in the city, according to figures seen and reported in local newspaper, the Newham Recorder, it is said. The borough tops the league for the murder rate according to figures released by the Metropolitan Police, the police force which deals with crime in the Greater London area, which is made up of thirty-two boroughs.   Between the period from April 2017 to March … Continue reading MURDERS IN LONDON: Newham had highest rate of killings in 2017-2018

MADE IN ITALY: 2017 a bumper year for Italian exports

Rome – VIJAY SHAH via askanews, Dukascopy and Yahoo! Notizie The year 2017 has been a great one for ‘Made in Italy’, as the European country saw a historical world beater for its exports abroad, Yahoo Italia and askanews reports today. With Italy’s exports achieving a healthy growth of six per cent this year, the nation brought in €40 million (GBP 35.4 mill./USD 4.7 mill.) in revenues. The figure was based off an analysis presented to Italy’s National Assembly in preparation for International Italian Food Year 2018.   Two thirds of Italy’s food exports in 2017 were to members of the … Continue reading MADE IN ITALY: 2017 a bumper year for Italian exports