The Footsie's last pure exploration play is facing relegation from the top flight. Tullow Oil, whose shares more than halved last year, has lost nearly 13 per cent more in the first months of the year.
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.
LONDON, March 2 (Reuters) - European shares slipped from seven-year highs on Monday, weighed down by merger activity in the telecoms sector, while Asian stocks edged up after China cut interest rates at the weekend.
THE former managing director of the Daily Record and Sunday Mail has received �1.36 million during the year he resigned from the Trinity Mirror board.
BRITISH insurer Hiscox said reduced premiums in its reinsurance business were behind an overall drop in profit during 2014, which saw a record performance in the company's UK and Europe operations.