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Small breweries warn ‘reverse Robin Hood tax system’ putting jobs at risk

Small breweries warn ‘reverse Robin Hood tax system’ putting jobs at risk

Business
Small breweries in Britain are warning that hundreds of jobs are at risk over government plans to cut tax relief.The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) described the proposals as "madness" during a period when many businesses are on the brink of collapse. Under the plans, up to 150 small breweries would have to pay higher rates of tax."This is definitely going to put jobs at risk if this goes ahead," Jaega Wise from SIBA said."Part of the issue is we don't entirely know what the tax change is going to be." Advertisement ...
Why Robin van Persie’s story about ‘ruthless’ Sir Alex Ferguson means Manchester United may now pass on Jack Grealish transfer

Why Robin van Persie’s story about ‘ruthless’ Sir Alex Ferguson means Manchester United may now pass on Jack Grealish transfer

Sports
Manchester United are reportedly having second thoughts over their pursuit of Jack Grealish after the Aston Villa captain’s latest off-the-field controversy. And this incredible story told by Robin van Persie about how ruthless legendary boss Sir Alex Ferguson was as manager could be an indication as to why… Getty Images Grealish has apologised after disobeying the coronavirus lockdown rules at the weekend United were strongly linked with an interest in the midfielder, who has nine goals and eight assists for relegation-threatened Villa this season and is said to be valued at around £70million. However, the Daily Star claim the Premier League giants could now pass on the 24-year-old after he ignored coronavirus lockdown advice to go to a friend’s par
Liverpool interested in Sweden’s World Cup 2018 goalkeeper Robin Olsen

Liverpool interested in Sweden’s World Cup 2018 goalkeeper Robin Olsen

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TRANSFER REPORT Reds are considering a move for the Copenhagen shot-stopper as they mull over replacements for Loris Karius and Simon Mignolet Liverpool are interested in Sweden goalkeeper Robin Olsen. The Reds have priortised signing a new number one this summer and they had looked at Alisson of Roma. Sweden goalkeeper Robin Olsen has emerged as a transfer target for Liverpool. However, it now looks like the Brazilian will be joining Real Madrid and as such Liverpool are searching elsewhere. And, according to TMW, Olsen has emerged as a potential transfer target for Jurgen Klopp. SHOCK OPINION Amazing blast at Lionel Messi as Argentina superstar branded a &...
Famous birthdays for April 8: Robin Wright, Kofi Annan

Famous birthdays for April 8: Robin Wright, Kofi Annan

Entertainment
April 8 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Aries.They include:-- Lewis Morris, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, in 1726-- Actor Mary Pickford in 1892-- Olympic figure skater/actor Sonja Henie in 1912-- Former first lady Betty Ford in 1918 File Photo by Nick Pergola/UPI -- Comedian Shecky Greene in 1926 (age 92)-- Composer Jacques Brel in 1929-- Actor/former Ambassador to Mexico John Gavin in 1931-- Journalist Seymour Hersh in 1937 (age 81)-- Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan in 1938 (age 80) File Photo by Maryam Rahmanian/UPI -- Basketball Hall of Fame member John Havlicek in 1940 (age 78)-- Choreographer Michael Bennett of A Chorus Line fame in 1943-- Rock musician Steve Howe in 1947 (age 71)-- Baseball Hall of Fame memb...
Former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie completes return to Feyenoord

Former Arsenal and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie completes return to Feyenoord

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Robin van Persie is swapping Fenerbahce for FeyenoordMonday, January 22, 2018Dutch striker Robin van Persie has completed his return to his first club Feyenoord on an 18-month deal after 14 years away.The Rotterdam side confirmed on their website on Monday morning that 34-year-old former Arsenal and Manchester United man had passed a medical and would train with coach Giovanni van Bronckhorst - his former Holland team-mate - and his new colleagues for the first time later in the day.It was announced on Friday that a deal had been reached for Van Persie, with Turkish club Fenerbahce agreeing to release him from his contract.Technical director Martin van Geel told the club's website: "We have always said that Robin is more than welcome at Feyenoord and we are very happy that he now joins the...