The FT-SE 250 index, covering the second liners, kept ahead over the four days of the rally although its latest gain was 11.3 to 2,505.9.Trading remained active with turnover topping the 500 million shares break-even level for the fourth day running.Although the market was disappointed there was not a further base rate cut it remains convinced it will not be long before one is announced A 1 percentage point reduction is expected next week. I use the term for any issue that not only divides the French deeply, but fosters an atmosphere of civil war. They are liable to inspire a sense of violence in the listener.' The band's distribution company in England, Plastic Head Music Distribution Ltd, from Oxfordshire, challenged the seizure.The court listened to the 40- minute compact disc in its entirety. I'm very proud to be in the last four in Wimbledon, and the only thing we talk about is what I have done in the matches past.'Bergstrom confirmed that Becker's actions had unsettled him, 'especially when he put up his hand on the set point in the first set. Teams modified their cars at considerable expense and many are simply not in a position to revert to the previous specification.It is generally accepted that Andrea Montermini's accident was the consequence of driver error and the trouble-free run here has restored much of the battered confidence. Although Mitch Ward and Flo both came close during Sheffield's retaliation, Manchester were edging towards a comfortable if slender victory when Hughes lunged at Tuttle with a style that owed more to Barney Rubble than Christopher Dean.The only mystery was that Ashby considered the offence worth a second yellow card, rather than the red on its own that it plainly merited.Alex Ferguson could hardly condone his player's behaviour, but was justified in pointing to the mitigating circumstances. and ways of improving pupils' behaviour in schools are receiving increased attention.But if merit is not rewarded in a consistent and rigorous manner, or if awards are used to bribe disruptive pupils, there is a danger that the system will be devalued.In the Seventies, praising pupils' work and behaviour, along with showing good work to headteachers and rewarding pupils with medals and prizes at speech days, fell out of favour, These methods were thought ineffectual in changing the behaviour of sophisticated teenagers.But the 1989 Elton report, Discipline in Schools, encouraged a return to a more overt system of praising pupils and stimulated the development of the many rewards systems now in place.This month's report by the Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted), Achieving Good Behaviour in Schools, echoes the Elton findings and pin-points minor, unmanaged disruption as the major disciplinary problem facing schools because of its cumulative effect on their running, ethos, standards and reputation.
His real name was Tom Wharne, and he had sent a play to the BBC about a year previously, and had still received no reply. Pre-tax profits fell from pounds 1.7m to pounds 541,000 in the first half of the year, in line with market expectations following a profits warning at the beginning of this month, writes John Murray. Indeed, according to their uncle, the two Reed sisters 'must have known the Highway Code from cover to cover' because they lived on a main road But it didn't do them any good. The importance of annuity policies will also grow as housing equity is converted into income during retirement.But a much slower climb in house prices is expected to limit the inherited gains. We don't want them to be idle,' said Salih Cosar, Finance and Economy minister.He said the administrators would contact the Turkish Cypriot government if they found buyers for lease contracts on land, and other assets owned by the conglomerate.
She remains chief executive of Sotheby's North and South America but has the added set of responsibilities for auctions worldwide.'Dede's influence with Taubman first became apparent when he took her protege Roger Faxon, 41, a former vice- president of Columbia Pictures, and made him managing director of Sotheby's Europe in 1991. Magee was jailed for 15 years for possessing firearms with intent to endanger life and O'Brien for 10 years for the same offence.O'Brien, who admitted being the driver but denied firing any shots, was sentenced after the judge heard Michael Mansfield QC, his counsel, tell the court that his client was 'appalled' by what had happened.(Photograph omitted). Many (and arguably increasing numbers of) older workers have young and dependent children, for reasons which include the tendency to delay a family for career and financial reasons, families arising from second marriages, and the biological consequences of the general prolonging of active life. You cannot jeopardise patient care.'He predicted a sea change in the way dentistry is practised in Britain - a much tougher and harsher environment - as more dentists left the NHS, insisted on 'up front' payments, and introduced charges for cancellations.'We are going backwards instead of progressing,' he said. I don't think the loan system is too much of a burden for most students. Conservationists had argued that wading birds and wildfowl were being chased off their feeding grounds.. Mr Delors will seek to strike the same note this time, referring to Britain's history of social reform.The French Socialist is interested in the British experience of social policy, and in an interview earlier this year with the Independent referred to it several times.