A �tidal lagoon� capable of powering all the homes in Wales could be built off the Cardiff coast, under Government-backed plans for a series of tidal electricity schemes around the UK.
UK manufacturing growth accelerated in February to its fastest pace in seven months but remained well adrift of its rate of expansion in the first half of last year, a survey has shown.
Manufacturing companies across the West of England have increased output and investment over recent months, resulting in new jobs and a brighter outlook than most other regions of the UK.
Chinese shoppers at M&S's first mainland China store, in Shanghai. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images. Reuters. Monday 2 March 2015 14.18 EST.
Two of the biggest listed Lloyd's of London insurers pledged to pay �475m worth of dividends, but the distributions failed to assuage concerns about the outlook for the specialist insurance market.