London Stock Exchange website listed as virus attack page

The London Stock Exchange website has been inaccessible from Google this morning, after it was reported as a virus attack page. The news comes at the end of a tough fortnight for the exchange, as market data vendors display inaccurate stock prices following the rollout of its new Millennium Exchange trading system. The exchange also suffered a major, unexplained outage for four hours on Friday. An emergency meeting with data vendors has been scheduled for Tuesday. The site continues to function for Read more [...]

Political briefs for Myrtle Beach area

Essays must be between 1,000 and 1,500 words and must be submitted by March 31. The contest is open to registered voters of Horry County and for students scheduled for high school graduation before June 2011."The essays we've received in past years have really shown the passion and involvement of students in Horry County," DWCHC President Sally P. Howard said. "We're looking forward to a great response this year as well."The Democratic Women's Council raises the scholarship money through membership Read more [...]

Hartlepool Odeon cinema for sale

Hartlepool Council are looking for a company or organisation to buy the former Odeon cinema in Raby Road.The 1930s Grade II Listed building closed as a cinema in 1981 and subsequently had a number of uses, including as a snooker club. During the 1990s it became a night club with two small cinema screens but the building closed its doors for the last time in 1999. It is currently privately owned and has stood empty for the past 12 years. Rob Smith, the Read more [...]

Samsung Galaxy S2 listed for UK pre-order

Photo: Samsung The Samsung Galaxy SII smartphone unveiled at the MWC 2011 was easily the biggest show stopper in terms of design and hardware performance. Now we have prices, and release date info for the heavyweight Samsung mobile as UK retailers make it available for pre-order. Galaxy S a success There were many mobile phone success stories of 2010, but few surpass the success of the Samsung Galaxy S. Indeed, aside from the iPhone 4, it was the most successful phone of the year. In the Read more [...]

Homes plan for royal lodge

A housing development is to be built on the grounds of a former Leicestershire hunting lodge which has links to Edward VIII. Eight "luxury" homes are to be constructed at Craven Lodge, where the former king enjoyed time with lover Wallis Simpson. Joint agents Mather Jamie and Shouler Son said they have now sold a lot at the site in Melton Mowbray - which comprises the lodge’s grounds – to Anstey based Williams Read more [...]

Distressed, but selling

The two-story, custom-built house in the Timberline neighborhood listed by Realtor Steven Scott isn't your typical distressed home. The house is in nearly the same pristine condition as when the builder turned over the keys to the first buyers several years ago. The 2,700 square-foot home was built on a large hill so it escaped the heavy floodwaters this summer. So why is the home listed for only $107 a square foot - about a third less than the area median? The Read more [...]

Agent appointed to market Grade II Listed warehouse in Liverpool

Victorian property could be transformed into “quirky” office space Article posted: 27 Feb 2011A grade II listed warehouse in Duke Street, Liverpool is now available to purchase or rent, and could be redeveloped to provide “quirky” new office space in Merseyside. Humyak House was built in 1864 and is a typical example of a warehouse from the mid-Victorian era. It was given listed building status in 2008 as part of Liverpool’s World Hertiage Site status. The five-storey warehouse expands Read more [...]