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200 jobs created as Carlsberg Marston’s takes on huge Runcorn warehouse

Hundreds of jobs have been created after brewing giant Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company (CMBC) acquired the lease on a 40,000sq ft warehouse in Runcorn. The firm, created last year out of a joint venture between the firms’ brewing operations, said the news is part of a strategic move to create a national in-house secondary logistics network. The unit, at Zip56

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Farmers frustrated by ‘wettest dry harvest ever’

Farmers have been frustrated by the “wettest dry harvest ever” as damp conditions stopped their combine harvesters rolling – despite August rainfall being well below average. Forecasters at Weatherquest said East Anglia’s rainfall totals for last month were only 60pc of the long-term average. But while there have not been enough showers to fill rain gauges, the near-constant damp, drizzle and humidity have delayed efforts to gather

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