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Tottenham transfer news: Fit-again Erik Lamela attracting interest from Italy

Erik Lamela has only recently returned to action for Inter Milan Wednesday, January 3, 2018 Inter Milan are interested in Tottenham winger Erik Lamela. The Argentina international is just working his way back into the Spurs first team after spending nearly a year out injured. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is said to view the 25-year-old as part of his plans going forward, but that has not stopped Inter expressing an interest. Indeed, according to Gazzetta dello Sport, the Serie A side have now added Lamela to their January shopping list….

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Exclusive – Ally McCoist admits interest in succeeding Simon Grayson as Sunderland manager

Ally McCoist Thursday, November 16, 2017 Ally McCoist has confirmed to talkSPORT he is interested in becoming Sunderland’s next manager. The former Black Cats striker has been linked with the role following Simon Grayson’s departure and says it is a job he would relish taking on despite the club’s perilous state. Sunderland were relegated from the Premier League last season and are currently sit bottom of the Championship, having won only one of their 16 games so far this season. But asked if he would consider taking the job, former Rangers…

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Fashion's interest in alternative fabrics keeps growing

High-end fashion and sportswear brands are taking a growing interest in recycled and alternative fabrics made from unusual materials like mushrooms, oranges and even proteins inspired by spider-web DNA, but not just out of concern for the environment. They are recognising that these cool materials of tomorrow could be something people want to buy today. Over the next 12 months, brands are expected to announce partnerships with businesses that have figured out ways to make leather without cows, silk without worms, fur without animals and fabrics from recycled waste. Already…

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First UK interest rate rise in 10 years

For the first time in more than 10 years the Bank of England has raised interest rates. The official bank rate has been lifted from 0.25% to 0.5%, the first increase since July 2007. The move reverses the cut in August of last year – made in the wake of the vote to leave the European Union. Almost four million households face higher mortgage interest payments after the rise, but it should give savers a modest lift in their returns. As well as many of the country’s 45 million savers,…

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UK interest rate decision looms

The Bank of England will deliver one of the most closely watched interest rate decisions since the financial crisis later on Thursday. Economists and investors are expecting the first increase in a decade. In September, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) laid the groundwork for an increase “over the coming months” if economic growth remained stable. If the Bank raises rates from the current 0.25%, it would represent the first increase since July 2007. Commercial banks use the Bank of England’s base rate as a reference point for their accounts and…

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News: MBNA analysis reveals growing UK interest in Central American travel

The face of travel is changing, with new research showing that Central American countries like Costa Rica and Argentina are becoming more popular with UK travellers. Credit card provider MBNA analysed more than four million transactions from UK customers around the world to build up a picture of how travel habits are changing, with Central America seeing the highest growth in transactions from travellers since 2014. Spend analysed included accommodation, restaurants, bars and retail outlets. Costa Rica, a country known for its stunning beaches, lush jungle and awe-inspiring volcanic landscape,…

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Chelsea FC: Tammy Abraham happy with England despite interest from Nigeria

Tammy Abraham has scored three goals in nine games for England Under-21s Monday, October 9, 2017 Tammy Abraham admits he is flattered by Nigeria’s interest but vowed to stay focused on the England Under-21s. The striker is expected to spearhead the Young Lions’ attack when they travel to Andorra on Tuesday to continue their Euro 2019 qualifying campaign. Abraham scored and grabbed an assist in Friday’s 3-1 win over Scotland Under-21s having already denied he was planning to switch allegiances to Nigeria. Under-21 boss Aidy Boothroyd is wary of losing…

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