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BREAKING: Jeremy Kyle Show permanently AXED after death of guest

BREAKING: Jeremy Kyle Show permanently AXED after death of guest

Entertainment
Carolyn McCall, ITV's CEO announced today: "Given the gravity of recent events we have decided to end production of The Jeremy Kyle Show."The Jeremy Kyle Show has had a loyal audience and has been made by a dedicated production team for 14 years, but now is the right time for the show to end."Everyone at ITV's thoughts and sympathies are with the family and friends of Steve Dymond."The previously announced review of the episode of the show is underway and will continue.  Related Articles "ITV will continue to work with Jeremy Kyle on other projects."It comes after the show was suspended indefinitely following the death of a guest.Steve Dymond, 63, was found dead 10 days after failing a lie detector test on the daytime show.He had gone on the programme to prove to his estranged fian...
Ryanair refuses to compensate passengers for axed flights

Ryanair refuses to compensate passengers for axed flights

Business
Ryanair is on a collision course with the airline's regulator over its decision to reject compensation claims amid a pilots' strike. The low-cost airline is claiming it does not need to compensate customers as it cancels hundreds of flights due to a strike by pilots and cabin crew across Europe.More than 600 flights were cancelled on Wednesday and Thursday as cabin crews in Belgium, Spain and Portugal went on strike over pay and conditions.The carrier is also facing more strikes by its Irish pilots over similar concerns. It threatened to cut 300 jobs among its Irish pilots and crews after they staged a third 24-hour strike on Tuesday.More than 100,000 customers who have been affected have been offered other flights or received refunds. I...
Standard Life Aberdeen sees £100bn contract axed

Standard Life Aberdeen sees £100bn contract axed

Business
Lloyds Banking Group and Scottish Widows have ended a £100bn asset management contract with recently-merged Standard Life Aberdeen.They said last year's merger between Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management created competition issues.Keith Skeoch and Martin Gilbert, chief executives of Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA), said they were "disappointed".But SLA said, despite the size of the contract, it represented less than 5% of its 2017 revenues.Shares in Standard Life Aberdeen dropped as much as 10% for a time after the announcement, before settling about 5% lower.The deal to manage the £109bn of assets was first taken on by Aberdeen Asset Management in 2014 when it bought Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP) from Lloyds.But there was a clause allowing Lloyds to end the mandate if