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2014-06-29 23:03:34

Bikerkiss.com revealed its members' predictions on the World Cup. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 It's now about halfway through the World Cup, and unfortunately some teams have already waved their farewell, including some of the favorites such as Spain, England and Italy. Being world's largest online dating site for biker singles where sports enthusiasts congregate, BikerKiss.com has received quantities of predictions about the World Cup and lately, it revealed...

2014-06-29 23:01:12

Poison-resistant “super rats” are being reported in Britain as the rat population booms in New York. Bird-X, alternative pest control experts for 50 years, reports. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Why the sudden spike in the news about rats in Europe and America? Bird-X investigates the headlines. Reported in The Telegraph on June 27, poison-resistant “super rats” are quickly breeding in the UK and are expected to outnumber the area’s human population by next year. The article...

2014-06-27 23:03:30

The Nuneaton based Bio Fuel suppliers have recently bought a vehicle to improve delivery speed and efficiency. The 26 tonne, specially modified Volvo will allow Midland Bio to increase the amount (and quality) of bulk blown wood pellet deliveries. Nuneaton, Warwickshire (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 The UK heating pellet suppliers were established by Managing Director, Andrew Brindley in 2007. Andy started Midland Bio Energy after noticing the rapid growth in the alternative energy market....

Bloodsucking Parasite Threatens UK Honeybees
2014-06-27 03:23:24

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council Scientists have discovered how a bloodsucking parasite has transformed Deformed Wing Virus (DWV) into one of the biggest threats facing UK honeybees. Honeybees are a key pollinating insect, adding around $40Bn globally to crop value. Over recent years the spread of parasites and the viruses they transmit has resulted in high overwintering colony losses. New and emerging threats to insect pollinators are putting increasing...

2014-06-27 08:21:26

MANCHESTER, England, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamic Airways commences direct service from New York to Georgetown A new air service started 26 June 2014 connecting Georgetown, Guyana, with New York, USA, on a 4 times weekly all year round basis. This direct route is operated on-board a B767-200 [https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/aircraft/data/762 ](ER) by an American carrier - Dynamic Airways, whose CEO, Paul Kraus, announced that the carrier is undergoing a...

2014-06-26 23:10:50

ReportsnReports.com adds “Data Shared Plan Opportunities, Business Models and Pricing Strategies” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Data Sharing services - a new trend - which has been introduced by a number of MNOs worldwide. As the number of Tablets, Laptops and Smartphones per household has multiplied, operators have started to introduce shared usage plans to be used by the multiple devices or users. Operators seek to monetize the connected device...

2014-06-26 23:08:24

It used to be that you got meat from the butchers and fruit from the green grocers. Now though more and more companies are expanding beyond their core range to offer a literally huge range of products drop shipped directly to the customer from their suppliers. London, England (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 This drop ship revolution has now reached down to all sized businesses. Even smaller companies can benefit from the increased sales a wider product offering brings. Stock in the channel .com is...

2014-06-26 23:01:15

Philadelphia Police Department takes delivery of first of two AS350B2s from Airbus Helicopters. GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 The Philadelphia Police Department has taken delivery of the first of two new Airbus Helicopters AS350B2 AStar helicopters, becoming the latest in a long and growing list of U.S. law enforcement agencies to utilize this high performance aircraft produced by Airbus Helicopters Inc. (AHI). “We’re very happy with the completion of our first...

2014-06-26 12:31:02

LONDON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Traditional Wound Management Products Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/global_traditional_wound_management_products_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Traditional Wound Management Products in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Adhesive Bandages, Topical Ointments, and Gauzes. The report...

2014-06-26 08:34:03

LONDON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's easy to get carried away with the idea that the increased availability of technology, broadcast programming and digital content has radically changed the make-up of children's playtime and altered overall habits for device usage and media consumption. Although this is true in some respects, many of the conventional pastimes of children - sports, reading and traditional games such as board games, jigsaws, construction toys and dolls,...


Latest United Kingdom Reference Libraries

British White Cattle
2014-07-12 11:57:42

The British White is a breed of cattle with a confirmed history during the 1600s but may have originated before that. Its exact origin is unknown but herds of the British White were found in Britain and Ireland dating back centuries. Original herds were kept in the Park of Whalley Abbey in the Forest of Bowland near Clitheroe. During the 1800s most of the cattle were transported to Norfolk and sold in small lots, mainly to nobility. In the early 1900s, only around 130 registered British...

Ancona
2014-06-23 07:27:45

The Ancona is a breed of domestic chicken that was developed in Italy, although the modern type was mostly developed in the United Kingdom during the nineteenth century. The breed was first introduced into England in 1851 and into the United States in 1888, although it was not until 1898 that the single comb type of the Ancona would be accepted into the American Poultry Association. Today, this breed is most popular in Britain and the United States, but efforts are being made to increase its...

Beast of Bodmin
2013-09-08 07:30:22

The Beast of Bodmin is considered to be a phantom cat that lives in Cornwall, United Kingdom. The beast was blamed for several slain and mutilated livestock in the area. It was theorized that these large cats may have been imported to private collectors who escaped captivity. Because it is illegal to import or own these animals, details of their escape would not be reported. In 1995 an investigation into legitimacy of these large cats turned up no evidence of their existence. The...

Emerald Damselfly, Lestes sponsa
2013-08-14 12:03:12

The emerald damselfly (Lestes sponsa), also known as the common spreadwing, is a species of damselfly that can be found in Europe and Asia, in a large range that extends from France to the Pacific Ocean. It prefers to reside near slow moving moors, pools, and ponds. It is the only common species from its genus, Lestes, in Great Britain and is thought to occur in areas of North Africa. The emerald damselfly has an average abdomen length of up to 1.2 inches, with a wingspan of between .7 and...

Northern February Red, Brachyptera putata
2013-07-10 14:46:19

The northern February red (Brachyptera putata) is a species of stonefly that is thought to be native to Scotland, but was once be found in Wales, England, and can still be found in Ukraine. It once preferred a habitat along the River Usk, which runs through Wye and Wales, England and it is known to prefer cold waters. Males are known for being poor fliers, because they have shorter wings than those of females. The northern February red is thought to be extinct in Wales and England, due to...

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