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Star comment: Progress in mobile campaign

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Thank you for listening, Sajid Javid. A few weeks ago, when Shropshire tried to give him a petition signed by over 2,000 people calling for better mobile phone coverage in this county, he was too busy to receive it.

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Letter: Who knows what about any merger with the city council?

Telford & Wrekin Council

It seems that the pre-election pantomime season has just begun with an “Oh yes you are! Oh no we’re not! exchange between Telford & Wrekin Council, Wolverhampton City Council and Mark Pritchard on the subject of a merger between the two authorities.

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Star comment: Progress in mobile campaign

Get us connected

Thank you for listening, Sajid Javid. A few weeks ago, when Shropshire tried to give him a petition signed by over 2,000 people calling for better mobile phone coverage in this county, he was too busy to receive it.

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US GDP growth slower than UK

US gross domestic product (GDP) rose by 2.4 per cent in 2014, figures show (AP)

The UK's claim to be the fastest growing major economy last year was today cemented by official figures confirming that US gross domestic product (GDP) rose by 2.4% in 2014.

Ex-Bank chief tells of 'scary time'

Sir Charlie Bean was knighted for services to monetary policy and central banking

A former deputy governor of the Bank of England has described the global financial crisis that brought economies to the brink of collapse as a "very scary time".

PPI claim time limit considered

PPI was sold alongside products such as credit cards and mortgages

The City watchdog is considering whether to introduce a time limit on complaints for one of the country's biggest and longest running insurance scandals.