Liquids and laptop can stay in your hand luggage, says Heathrow

New 3D security scanners may ease passenger stress and cut queue timesAirport security queues could soon be less stressful for Heathrow passengers who should be able to keep liquids and laptops in their hand baggage when new 3D scanners are introduced….

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Smoothing out banking irregularities has been a bumpy road | Kalyeena Makortoff and Gwyn Topham

Banking Competition Remedies parts way with director for conflict of interest – but it is not the firstA £775m fund meant to counter the effects of Royal Bank of Scotland’s crisis-era bailout stumbled again this week. For a programme intended to smooth…

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FirstGroup confirms sale of UK bus division to focus on US business

CEO says it is ‘looking at all options’ from demerger to part sale; unions voice concernsFirstGroup, one of the biggest British transport companies, is set to turn its back on the UK by selling off its bus division and possibly withdrawing from UK rail…

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Manchester and Liverpool mayors call for termination of Northern rail franchise

Andy Burnham and Steve Rotheram urge transport secretary to take action after year of miseryThe mayors of Greater Manchester and Liverpool city region have called on the transport secretary to terminate the Northern rail franchise after a year of susta…

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