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SMEs may be worst affected by Brexit, research suggests

Small and medium-sized businesses may be worst affected when the UK leaves the EU, new research suggests. The study by academics at the University of St Andrews looked at the potential impact of Brexit on SMEs. Said to be the first study of its kind, it draws on information gleaned from a UK government attitude survey of about 10,000 firms. ...

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Disabilities caused in babies by epilepsy drug a 'scandal'

Media playback is unsupported on your device An MP has said the harm caused to children after their mothers were given the epilepsy drug sodium valproate is an “extraordinary scandal”. It is thought about 20,000 children in the UK have been left with disabilities caused by valproate since the 1970s. Norman Lamb To see the full content, share this page ...

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SAG Awards 2018: The full winners’ list

SAG Awards 2018 winners (Picture: AP/Getty Images) The stars have been out in Hollywood for the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild awards, honouring achievements in film and TV as the awards season gets into its stride. Hosted by Kristen Bell, the show focused on the power of women as Hollywood undergoes a powerful shift following the down fall of Harvey ...

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Everything that happened at the 2018 SAG Awards

What went down at the 2018 SAG Awards (Picture: Getty Images/Rex Features) Awards season is well and truly upon us and we continued with the Screen Actors Guild Awards 2018, where the brightest stars of Hollywood got together and slapped each other on the back for brilliant performances over the past year. Big Little Lies, Game Of Thrones, Orange Is ...

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The best hair and makeup from the SAG Awards 2018 red carpet

(Picture: by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) So you’ve looked at all the fancy dresses and placed your bets on who’s going to win at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Now on to the important bit. The part of celebs’ lives we can actually sort of copy. We are, of course, talking about hair and makeup. While we may never be ...

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Kate Nash says she should have ‘stood up for myself more’ in the music industry

Kate Nash says she likes to provide a safe space for female musicians (Picture: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) Kate Nash has reflected on her experiences in the music industry, saying there are people that she regrets working with. The Foundations singer said she should have ‘stood up for myself more’ when she was a singer, and now encourages female musicians to ...

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James Franco attends SAG awards 2018 after sexual harassment allegations

James Franco attends SAG awards 2018 after sexual harassment allegations (Picture: Twitter/SAGawards) James Franco attended the 2018 SAG awards amidst sexual harassment allegations on Sunday night – but skipped the red carpet. The 39-year-old actor was pictured in the audience alongside Willem Defoe, but Franco was not pictured before the ceremony. According to People.com, he attended the Screen Actors Guild Awards ...

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Chelsea reportedly agree £28m fee with Roma for Edin Dzeko

Chelsea have reportedly agree a fee for Edin Dzeko (Getty Images) Chelsea have reportedly agreed a fee with Roma to sign Edin Dzeko. The Premier League champions are searching for a new striker to provide competition for Alvaro Morata, who is without a goal in his last six appearances. Dzeko is in is third season at Roma after joining from ...

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Morgan Freeman accepts SAG Life Achievement Award: ‘This is beyond honour, this is a place in history’

Morgan Freeman accepts SAG Life Achievement Award: ‘This is beyond honour, this is a place in history’ (Picture: Vince Bucci/Invision/AP) Morgan Freeman has been honoured with a Life Achievement Award at the 2018 Screen Actor Guild awards The 80-year-old actor became the 54th recipient of the SAG’s Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment on Sunday night. Appearing ...

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Aziz Ansari misses the 2018 SAG Awards amid sexual misconduct allegation

Aziz Ansari missed the Screen Actors Guild Awards (Picture: Getty) Aziz Ansari was a no-show at the 2018 SAG Awards despite being nominated for his Netflix show Master Of None. The actor was up for outstanding actor in a supporting role in a comedy series, but didn’t attend the awards ceremony which took place on Sunday night. He lost out to ...

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