Pubs boss Hugh Osmond plans £300m Homebase bid

Pubs boss Hugh Osmond plans £300m Homebase bid as DIY chain sees boom in sales during lockdown Hugh Osmond is one of a number of potential buyers interested in Homebase  A City source said the price tag is between £200million to £300million  Homebase was rescued by Hilco Capital in 2018 for a nominal £1  By … Read more

Covid lockdown UK: Millions of Britons will spend £300m next week when pub beer gardens open

Britons across the country could be told to wear masks when they return to beer gardens next week despite being outside. From Monday, pubs will be permitted to welcome customers back as the latest lockdown restrictions begin to ease but they must only be served outside.  Government guidance states that masks must only be worn … Read more

Covid lockdown UK: Millions of Britons will spend £300m next week when pub beer gardens open

Britons across the country could be told to wear masks when they return to beer gardens next week despite being outside. From Monday, pubs will be permitted to welcome customers back as the latest lockdown restrictions begin to ease but they must only be served outside.  Government guidance states that masks must only be worn … Read more

£300m superyacht once owned by Roman Abramovich impounded as latest owner goes to war with crew

A £300million superyacht, once owned by Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich and where John Terry honeymooned, is at the centre of an extraordinary row between its billionaire owner and it crew. The 115 metre mega boat Pelorus is currently docked in the port of Tivat where it has been impounded by the Montenegro authorities. Its international … Read more

£300m superyacht once owned by Roman Abramovich impounded as latest owner goes to war with crew

A £300million superyacht, once owned by Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich and where John Terry honeymooned, is at the centre of an extraordinary row between its billionaire owner and it crew. The 115 metre mega boat Pelorus is currently docked in the port of Tivat where it has been impounded by the Montenegro authorities. Its international … Read more

Stagecoach on track to extend £300m Covid loan by a YEAR

Stagecoach on track to extend £300m Covid loan by a YEAR amid uncertainty over duration of lockdown Stagecoach has agreed an extension to the first £100million  And it is hammering out new terms for the remaining £200million It will not have to repay the loan until February 2022 By Neil Craven for The Mail on … Read more

Hargreaves’ shares plunge after co-founder sells £300m stake

Hargreaves Lansdown shares slide after co-founder Peter Hargreaves offloads another £300m of his stake in the firm The share sale takes Hargreaves’s total ownership in the firm to less than 20%  Co-founder Stephen Lansdown has also downsized his stake in Hargreaves Twelve months ago, Peter Hargreaves sold shares worth about £550m By Harry Wise For … Read more

EU buys 300m more doses of Pfizer Covid vaccine amid criticism

The EU today announced it had bought another 300million doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine and approved a plan to scrape an extra dose out of each vial as the bloc tries to catch up to the faster rollouts in the US and Britain.  With Israel still leading the global race – having given jabs to … Read more

India completes full dry run of Covid vaccination programme as it gears up to give jabs to 300m

India has completed a full dry run of its Covid-19 vaccination programme as it gears up to give the jabs to 300million people. Experts at the country’s drugs regulator have recommended for emergency use two coronavirus vaccines, one developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University and the other backed by a state-run institute, the government said … Read more

James Cracknell is stuck on the roadside as his car runs out of fuel 300m from a petrol station

James Cracknell was stuck on the roadside after running out of fuel just 300 metres from a petrol station on Monday. The double gold medallist, 48, was seen by the side of the road in south London before topping up his Mercedes sports car with fuel from a plastic canister. As James busied himself with refuelling his … Read more