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Better journeys for rail customers as new Northern and TransPennine Express franchises confirmed

Comments Off | 12-23-2015

the Northern franchise has been formally signed with Arriva Rail North Ltd and TransPennine Express franchise with First Trans Pennine Express Ltd
the deals will help bring the Northern Powerhouse to life, with 500 brand-new modern carriages, room for 40,000 more passengers, 2,000 extra services a week and a host of improvements

The Department for Transport today

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Wales sees rise in number of people taking an entrepreneurial route off benefits

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More than 4,300 new businesses have been started by entrepreneurial jobseekers in Wales according to new official statistics released by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).
Figures reveal that a total of 4,320 new businesses in Wales have been created using the Government’s New Enterprise Allowance (NEA) since it was introduced in April 2011.
In Wales

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New charity investigation: Ghulam Mustafa Trust

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The Charity Commission (‘the commission’), the independent regulator of charities in England and Wales, has opened a statutory inquiry into the Ghulam Mustafa Trust (‘the charity’) (charity registration number 1157588).
The charity’s objects include the prevention or relief of poverty or financial hardship in Pakistan by providing or assisting in the provision of education, training and healthcare.
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