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Isle of Man housing survey finds ‘need to support’ old and less well-off

Image copyright PA Image caption The report looked at a sample of the island’s 35,000 private homes The link between “disadvantageous social or economic” status and poor housing conditions shows a “continued need for support”, a report has said. The government survey of private homes found 27% of those in disrepair had a head of household who was over 65… Read more →

The man who sells 700 million sandwiches a year

Image copyright Noel Hillis Image caption Patrick has been in the top job at Greencore since 2008 The BBC’s weekly The Boss series profiles different business leaders from around the world. This week we speak to Patrick Coveney, chief executive of convenience food group Greencore. When you are the UK’s largest maker of pre-packaged sandwiches the coronavirus lockdown is a… Read more →