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Veterinary drug bute found in Asda corned beef – The Guardian

Veterinary drug bute found in Asda corned beef – The Guardian

Link to video: Horse drug bute found in Asda corned beef Supermarket chain Asda said on Tuesday that it was recalling its range of budget corned beef after low levels of the veterinary pain killer phenylbutazone – known as bute – were detected. The Food Standards Agency said the retailer had confirmed that the drug […]

UK Retailers Begin Rationing Baby Formula in Response to Chinese Demand – TIME

China Photos / Getty Images A baby drinks milk in Wuhan, China, on Feb. 2, 2010 Local supermarkets in the U.K. have begun limiting sales on how much baby milk powder can be purchased in store, in response to fears that the powder is being illegally exported to China. In stores like Tesco and Sainsbury’s, customers will […]

Mobile advertising triples to record levels – The Guardian

The growing popularity of smartphones and tablets and a huge rise in the use of apps caused mobile advertising in 2012 to almost triple to over £500m, as total UK digital ad spend hit £5bn for the first time. UK mobile advertising grew a staggering 148% year-on-year in 2012 to £526m, up from £203m in […]

Thatcher’s legacy in focus as UK plans funeral – CNN

Thatcher’s legacy in focus as UK plans funeral – CNN

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>';font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:#004276;outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Margaret Thatcher, the first woman to become British prime minister, has died at 87 after a stroke, a spokeswoman said Monday, April 8. Known as the “Iron Lady,” Thatcher, as Conservative Party leader, was prime minister from 1979 […]

UK nature reserves attract new bird species – BBC News

UK nature reserves attract new bird species – BBC News

10 April 2013 Last updated at 02:53 By Ella Davies Reporter, BBC Nature Little egrets made their first major appearance in the UK in 1989 and have bred here since 1996 The UK’s nature reserves act as ‘ecological welcome mats’ to new species, […]

UK rises up Unicef child well-being ranking – BBC News

UK rises up Unicef child well-being ranking – BBC News

9 April 2013 Last updated at 21:49 ET The UK has moved up to 16th place in the table after being placed at the bottom of the ranking in 2007 The well-being of British children has improved in a number of areas in […]

bute found in Asda corned beef – The Guardian

Supermarket chain Asda said on Tuesday that it was recalling its range of budget corned beef after low levels of the veterinary pain killer phenylbutazone – known as bute – were detected. The Food Standards Agency said the retailer had confirmed that the drug was detected in 340g tins of Asda Smart Price Corned Beef […]

Thatcher’s legacy in focus as UK plans funeral – CNN

Thatcher’s legacy in focus as UK plans funeral – CNN

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>';font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:#004276;outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Margaret Thatcher, the first woman to become British prime minister, has died at 87 after a stroke, a spokeswoman said Monday, April 8. Known as the “Iron Lady,” Thatcher, as Conservative Party leader, was prime minister from 1979 […]

Thatcher’s legacy in focus as UK plans funeral – CNN

Thatcher’s legacy in focus as UK plans funeral – CNN

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>';font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:#004276;outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Margaret Thatcher, the first woman to become British prime minister, has died at 87 after a stroke, a spokeswoman said Monday, April 8. Known as the “Iron Lady,” Thatcher, as Conservative Party leader, was prime minister from 1979 […]

UK carrier to push download speeds to 80Mbps in 10 cities – CNET

UK carrier to push download speeds to 80Mbps in 10 cities – CNET

U.K. carrier EE is planning to double the download speeds for its 4G LTE customers in 10 cities as it continues its nationwide rollout of the high-speed data service. The company, which operates under the brands EE, Orange, and T-Mobile in the U.K., said it will double the speeds in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Glasgow, […]