BT broadband customers across the UK are reporting problems with both their phone lines and internet connections, as the firm warned the issues could last into next week.2 comments South Wales Argus
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THE British breakfast staples of bacon and eggs have helped a North-East baker increase sales, with buoyant bosses not ruling out expansion into new countries.2 comments
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