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Belfast commercial office scheme on hold after Brexit vote

Belfast commercial office scheme on hold after Brexit vote

By Neil Logan Plans to build an office development between 6 and 10 storeys high in Belfast have been put on hold following the Brexit vote, as speculation continues as to... Read more

Cost of mortgages could fall as a result of Brexit

By Lauren Burns Property buyers and existing home owners considering remortgaging are being advised that the cost of mortgages could go down as a result of the Brexit vote. Ray Boulger of... Read more

Hospital agrees compensation for medical negligence during birth

By Gillian Crotty The Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle has agreed a seven figure sum of medical negligence compensation to be be paid to a girl, now aged 13, who suffered... Read more

Five things to avoid when considering divorce

By Lenore Rice If you are considering a separation or divorce you no doubt have many questions and concerns. How you set about divorcing is very important for the future relationship... Read more

GPs call for employees to self-certify illness for 2 weeks

By Gillian Crotty Doctors are calling for a change to the rule requiring employees to present a doctor's note to their employer if they are off for more than a week,... Read more

Caution for parents who left 1yr old in car in 25C heat

Two parents, aged 24 and 28, have been fined by police and told to work with social services after they left their one-year-old son in their car at a retail... Read more

6250 mortgage borrowers to get refund following unfair rate rise

By Lauren Burns A group of 350 landlords have successfully sued their mortgage lender, West Bromwich Building Society, for raising their mortgage rates unlawfully, which means 6,000 mortgage borrowers will be... Read more

Employee conditions at Sports Direct under spotlight

By Gillian Crotty MPs investigating working practices at the Sports Direct warehouse in Derbyshire have been told that employees worked in a culture of fear of losing their job, or facing... Read more

Chelsea doctor rejects £1.2m offer to settle constructive dismissal claim

By Gillian Crotty The employment tribunal hearing the constructive dismissal claim brought by former Chelsea team doctor Eva Carneiro against the football team claim has heard that she rejected a settlement... Read more

1.75million landlords in Northern Ireland and rest of UK

By Lauren Burns It has been estimated that the number of landlords in Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK has risen by 7 per cent in the last year,... Read more