As the new £1 coin rolls out, BBC Rewind takes a look back at the history of decimal coins in the UK.
German architect Ole Scheeren is behind some of Asia’s most spectacular buildings, including the Interlace housing complex in Singapore and China Central Television headquarters in Beijing. He told the BBC about his design philosophy and how all his buildings “tell stories”. Source link Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn
Image copyright PA Toys R Us has gone into administration, putting 3,000 UK jobs at risk. Administrators have been appointed to begin “an orderly wind-down” of the UK’s biggest toy retailer following the failure to find a buyer. They said that all 105 Toys R Us stores will remain open until further notice. Joint administrator […]
Image copyright PA Image caption Metro Bank chairman and founder Vernon Hill with his dog Duffy Metro Bank is facing a possible shareholder revolt over the re-appointment of its chairman and founder following multi-million pound payments made to a company owned by his wife. Royal London Asset Management said it was concerned about whether Metro […]