Sports Direct increases French Connection stake to 27%

Mike Ashley’s firm has bought out activist investors, increasing its own share percentage close to the 30% threshold whereby it must launch a takeover bid Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has increased its stake in French Connection to 27%, taking it close to a level at which it must launch a …

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Scotland v Spain: Euro 2017 – live!

Live updates from the final night of group games Follow England’s match against Portugal here Euro 2017 wallchart: standings, fixtures and results Feel free to email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 7.56pm BST 9 min: Spain continue to dominate possession here, but Scotland win a throw-in deep in their own half. …

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Andy Coulson's PR firm parts company with Telegraph

Coulson Chappell, set up after he was released from jail for conspiracy to intercept voicemails, was hired to promote image of newspapers The Telegraph is understood to have dispensed with the services of Andy Coulson, less than four months after hiring the former editor of the News of the World …

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