British Business Bank Reports Nearly 20,000 Startup Loans Issued In The North of England Since 2012

British Business Bank Reports Nearly 20,000 Startup Loans Issued In The North of England Since 2012

by Charlie Spargo (Prolific North), The British Business Bank (BBB) has recently completed its 75,000th startup loan (SUL) as part of its programme which has provided £623 million in investment to new businesses since it started in 2012. The UK Government’s economic development bank has made 19,846 SULs in the North of England alone, providing more than £160 million in

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Islamophobia Surges Amid Lockdown Warn Civic Leaders in North of England

Islamophobia surges amid lockdown warn civic leaders in north of England

Fears new Covid-19 restrictions announced on eve of Eid al-Adha may exacerbate community divisions By Helen Pidd, Josh Halliday, Amy Walker and Nazia Parveen Wed 5 Aug 2020 17.46 BSTLast modified on Thu 6 Aug 2020 04.37 BST Zulfi Karim likes to claim there is no prouder Yorkshireman than him. As deputy lieutenant of West Yorkshire, he is the Queen’s representative in God’s Own County.

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Katy Perry sued by Christian rappers over Dark Horse

Singer Katy Perry is being sued by Christian hip-hop stars including Flame, who claim her hit Dark Horse ripped off their track Joyful Noise. They accused Perry of using the 2008 track – which features Lecrae – without permission, tarnishing its “devoutly religious message” with images of “witchcraft” and “black magic.” It comes from Flame’s Grammy-nominated album Our World: Redeemed.

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