British manufacturing growth hit a seven-month high in February, according to a survey which adds to signs that Britain's economy started 2015 on a strong footing, albeit one based mostly on domestic demand.
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.
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.
(Bloomberg) -- Lloyd's of London insurers Amlin Plc and Hiscox Ltd. both said they have enough scale to stay independent and see no need to find a buyer amid a flurry of deals in the industry.