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November 14, 2018 9:06 AM High roller has £102.40 in Nectar Points

A MAN feels he is doing pretty damn well in life due to his substantial wealth in Nectar points. With over £100 on his Nectar card, Tom Logan is living a lifestyle beyond his wildest dreams and believes he is a respected figure in the community. Logan said: “I’m in a good place financially. If I want a top-of-the-range Sainsbury’s deep pan pizza I just redeem 42

November 7, 2018 11:40 AM Should there be a tax on red meat?

A "meat tax" could prevent almost 6,000 deaths per year in the UK, according to researchers, but should politicians be telling people what they can and can't eat? Scientists at the University of Oxford say governments should consider imposing price hikes on red meat - such as beef, lamb and pork - to reduce consumption. They say it would save lives and more than £700m in UK healthcare 58

October 22, 2018 10:44 AM Robert Sharkey jailed for spending dead woman's £6k on pizza

A man who spent £6,000 of his dead neighbour's savings on pizzas has been sentenced to two years. Robert Sharkey, 24, of Grays Hill, Bangor, was convicted of 11 charges after failing to report the woman had died, and then stealing from her. The charges included using one of Marie Conlon's debit cards to buy almost £6,000 worth of pepperoni pizzas 78

October 10, 2018 11:39 AM Patisserie Valerie warns of potential fraud

Shares in Patisserie Valerie have been suspended after the cafe chain discovered "significant, potentially fraudulent, accounting irregularities". The company said these could cause a "potential material" mis-statement in its accounts. Entrepreneur Luke Johnson owns a 37% stake in the businesses, which also includes Druckers, Philpotts, Baker & Spice 89

October 3, 2018 8:29 AM Tesco shares slide despite best sales growth for a decade

Shares in Tesco have sunk more than 8% despite the UK's biggest supermarket chain reporting an 11th consecutive quarter of rising sales. Across the group like-for-like sales, which remove the impact of new stores, rose 4.2% in the second quarter. Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis said this was the best sales growth in more than a decade. Sales at Booker 50

September 22, 2018 4:53 PM Co-op to replace plastic bags with compostable carriers

Compostable bags are to replace single-use plastic bags in more than half of Co-op stores, the supermarket has said. It says around 60 million plastic carriers will be replaced with the new bags, which will cost 5p and double as a compostable bag for food waste. Material is certified as compostable if it means it will break down within 12 weeks under 59

September 17, 2018 1:10 PM TripAdvisor suspends reviews for 'Bude tunnel'

Reviews of a plastic tunnel at a supermarket that became the highest rated TripAdvisor attraction in a Cornish seaside resort have been suspended by the website. TripAdvisor has made the move because of "an influx of review submissions" about the tunnel in Bude that "do not describe a first-hand experience". The person who originally listed it described 37

September 1, 2018 7:00 AM Teens support food bank

A total of 11 young people from Castle Point have completed a three week National Citizenship Programme and raised hundreds of pounds for a food bank. As part of this they did a social action week which involves completing a community project. The Canvey NCS group decided to raise money and awareness of the food bank scheme on Canvey. The group particularly 54

August 30, 2018 7:44 AM Girl, 10, badly hurt as car smashes into supermarket

The girl was taken to hospital with “serious but not life-threatening” injuries. The police said in a statement: “About 6pm on Wed August 29, a silver Kia Sorento collided with the front of Sainsbury’s Supermarket in Queensway Crawley. “As a result a 10 year old female pedestrian was taken to hospital with serious but none life threatening injuries 37

August 26, 2018 12:12 PM Listeria outbreak: Sainsbury's pulls contaminated smoked salmon from shelves

BATCHES of smoked salmon have been pulled from supermarket shelves after they were contaminated with the deadly listeria bug. Ewing Seafoods recalled two batches of its salmon over the health scare. The Belfast company supplies the salmon to stores across Northern Ireland, including Sainsburys. The Food Standards Agency announced that Ewing Seafoods 44