Over 27 years it has done better than Allied Lyons, Tate & Lyle and British Petroleum.Over all three periods, the value of the trust's shares has grown much more than the FT index of the 30 leading stocks.'Over the long term, a boring old investment trust can produce quite good results,' says Mr Hart, underlining his point with typical hyperbole.Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust is the world's oldest, dating back to 1868. You can kind of, sort of, maybe see what he means; or at least, you can see how the current cultural and political climate has lent his sentence meaning. If we shut, thousands will be made homeless, or have to return to their abusive partners. Village after village has been surrendered to traffic, so that the main roads either slice communities into two - the companionable street of Charing becoming a mortally dangerous torrent - or (as at Harrietsham) sealing the houses off from their hinterland of little fields and orchards on the other side of the road. The case, which continues today at the High Court in London, is expected to be the first of a series of challenges.. The police need to respond more quickly when they are alerted to the arrival of squatters, and to treat the problem with the seriousness it deserves.
It was Powell who did so, but both had a different advantage. The question is: where is 'Fidelito' now? The 42-year-old, who is the best-known of Fidel Castro's reputed eight sons - full name Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart - was last heard of on 17 June. His accomplished performance convinced even his ex-wife that he had a pilot's licence. We have import licences and the DTI has written letters in a whole variety of languages that we are not in contravention of the UN.'When asked if the lorries, which are sent empty to Serbia, could not be used to take food and drugs or even bring out refugees, he replied: 'We are not in that line of business That is more for aid organisations.'. But the end was nigh, Gower leg before to the Dane and the partnership dissolved for the addition of 79 runs.Middleton, who made 35, and Smith, who hardly troubled the scorers in a summer in which he has now scored only 275 first-class runs for Hampshire, quickly followed suit.From then on Hampshire were reeling. Leaving the Rowley Mile on a typically gusty evening, Macbeth meets three old tipsters (rather good ones, as it turns out), barring his way across what he describes, with feeling, as 'this blasted Heath'.
We will find them exactly what they want, in their price bracket, saving them time, money and hassle.'We will get the cars insured, with a 60 per cent no-claims bonus, which is not normally available to people who are buying their company cars. Two of four right-wing Germans on trial for killing five Turks with fire-bombs confused the court yesterday when one claimed all were guilty and the other said his friends were innocent, Reuter reports from Dusseldorf. The local business community was indistinguishable from society ladies and government officials.At short intervals the ambassador would appear and smile at me, saying: 'I would like to present His Excellency the French ambassador and Madame X'Heavy-heartedly, I handed over one of the very few dry boxes of soap, which was graciously accepted. But we, the last heirs of the Enlightenment, can still try to hold the line. It may even end up in receivership.The short-sea cross-Channel market is worth pounds 600m- pounds 650m a year and is a handsome earner for the two big players. Is history repeating itself?'Billy is a better player than I was at that age,' uncle Alan says 'I see myself in him a lot.