New 12-sided pound coins, similar to the old thrupenny bit, come into circulation from today and will gradually phase out the current ‘round pound’ over the next six months.
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The writing was on the wall for the UK mining industry when, 34 years ago today, Ian MacGregor was named as the new chairman of the National Coal Board.
Do you love your home? Have you spent years making it the perfect place for you, and do you want to remain living there for as long as you possibly can?
The first swing of Dr Beeching’s infamous ‘axe’ hit home 54 years ago today, with the publication of his far-reaching report on “The Reshaping of British Railways”.
Don’t forget to put your clocks forward by one hour this weekend as we enter British Summer Time (BST). With the weather of the past couple of weeks, it certainly hasn’t felt very ‘summery’, but it is officially Spring and so the clocks ‘spring’ forward by an hour overnight between Saturday and Sunday.