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Netflix strikes blockbuster Shepperton deal

The deal will be seen as a major boost for the UK’s entertainment industry, paving the way for one of the world’s most prolific investors in original content to establish a long-term base in Britain. Image:An aerial view of Shepperton Studios in Surrey Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright said Britain’s “world …

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UK recession risk? 0.1% second quarter contraction predicted

The authors of a respected economic survey are predicting the UK economy contracted in the second quarter of the year, raising fears of a potential recession ahead. According to an all-sector calculation, following the final IHS Markit/CIPS purchasing managers’ index (PMI) reading for June, the economy will have recorded negative …

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Mercedes cooling problems caused by fundamental F1 car design

Mercedes has revealed the cooling problems that made its Austrian Grand Prix “painful” were a legacy of the fundamental design of its Formula 1 car being too “optimistic”. Valtteri Bottas finished third while championship leader Lewis Hamilton finished off the podium for the first time this season in fifth, as …

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Coco Gauff’s fairytale introduction to Wimbledon continued with a second-round victory that belied her years over Magdalena Rybarikova

Wimbledon 2019 on the BBC Venue: All England Club Dates: 1-14 July Coverage: Live across BBC TV, radio and online with extensive coverage on BBC iPlayer, Red Button, Connected TVs and mobile app. Full details Coco Gauff’s fairytale introduction to Wimbledon continued with a second-round victory that belied her years over Magdalena Rybarikova. The 15-year-old …

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