... �. * Bank to shut down West Register property division. * Accusations were made in report by government adviser. * Govt adviser says report is not a clean bill of health.
British fashion label Mulberry is planning to offer more affordable products in the near future in a bid to boost its growth. From June, it will be introducing a new range of styles in the �500 - �700 price bracket.
Two former senior executives at Anglo Irish Bank were found guilty on Thursday of making illegal loans to a group of borrowers to help unwind a big stake in the bank built up by the businessman Sean Quinn.
Mr Flowers was arrested in November following newspaper allegations he was involved in a drug deal. He had stepped down from the Co-op six months earlier over concerns about his expenses.
Mortgage lending has increased by the largest margin year on year in more than a decade as number of people taking out home loans jumped by nearly 40 per cent.