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2014-04-10 04:21:38

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2js9ft/ferrystat_monthly) has announced the addition of the "Ferrystat Monthly Report: Industry Insights" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2js9ft/ferrystat_monthly ] subscription to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Ferrystat is a branded monthly report on the UK ferry market. The...

2014-04-09 23:27:33

NY Goes From Strength to Strength, US$3.5m 95% Sold, Another 111 World Records Fall NEW YORK, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 The New York market continued to roar this past weekend as it continued its valiant effort to reclaim the throne as the world’s most important wine market. “I’m officially impressed,” commented Acker Merrall & Condit Companies CEO John Kapon. “New York has been absolutely sizzling so far this year, going from strength to strength. The breadth and depth of...

2014-04-09 23:26:32

Partnership Offers Exciting Opportunity for Students in the Caribbean, Africa and U.S.A OTTAWA, CANADA and LONDON, UK (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 idoodlesoftware inc., an education software company offering innovative solutions to bridge the gap between traditional and digital learning, announced today that it has partnered with the BrightPath Foundation. As an international non-profit organization focused on education sector support and values-based technology training initiatives, BrightPath...

2014-04-09 12:35:24

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Overall video entertainment spend in the UK is expected to reach GBP10 billion by 2018, averaging 2% annual growth between 2014 and 2018. Pay-TV and subscription VoD services will be the key drivers, with transactional digital video showing moderate growth. Box office remains steady though packaged video is set to lose GBP1 billion in consumer spend between 2013 and 2018, according to the latest research from Futuresource Consulting....

2014-04-09 12:33:29

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: United Kingdom Agribusiness Report Q1 2014 Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates BMI View:We continue to favour the grain and livestock industries in the UK because of good exportopportunities and a strong domestic market. The country became a net importer of wheat in 2012/13, andthis could still be the case in 2013/14. However, we believe this will be temporary and continue to expectthe UK's...

2014-04-09 12:31:53

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cdqkxc/cervical_cancer) has announced the addition of the "Cervical Cancer Test Market & Patients - Pap Smear, HPV DNA, VIA - Test & Patients - Worldwide" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cdqkxc/cervical_cancer ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Cervical cancer is one of the deadliest...

2014-04-09 12:29:14

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Consumer Electronics in the United Kingdom, Euromonitor InternationalWith the UK economy reporting weak growth of 0.7% in 2012, sales of consumer electronics remained sluggish, posting a 1% decline in retail volume sales in the year. As a result of no real development in salaries, credit supply and interest rates, consumers choose to keep their purchases on hold and thus did not spend money on...

2014-04-09 12:28:04

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Electrical Supply Industry World GuidebookToday, the electrical supply industry has four separate sectors: generation, transmission, distribution and supply. In many countries, competition has been introduced to generation and supply, while transmission and distribution are natural monopolies since electricity must be delivered via common lines. Prevalence of privatization must also be added....

2014-04-09 12:27:49

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Smart Home Controls 2013 - UKSmart Homes: The UK smart home market remained strong during the continued economic recession in the UK, as the high-end luxury sector showed 7% growth in value year on year, especially around Greater London. BSRIA estimated the Smart Home market to be at EUR39.7 million in 2012. The main emphasis of concentration stayed in the luxury segment due to continuing...

2014-04-09 12:26:20

Leading Advance Movie Ticket Seller Also Signs Nine New Exhibitors as it Continues to Expand its Network of Theaters BOCA RATON, Fla., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MovieTickets.com, a leading destination for the purchase of advance movie tickets, announced that it has renewed its long-term agreement to provide remote ticketing to Premiere Cinema Corporation. Premiere is one of the largest independently owned motion picture exhibitors in the country and currently has 22...


Latest United Kingdom Reference Libraries

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...

Green-eyed Hawker, Aeshna isosceles
2013-07-09 17:42:37

The green-eyed hawker (Aeshna isosceles), known as the Norfolk hawker in Britain, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in Europe and North Africa. Its range includes areas of the Mediterranean, lowland areas of North Africa, and Portugal and Spain, where it is not a native species. It prefers to reside near ponds, marshes, and ditches with abundant vegetation. It was first described by Muller in 1764 as Libellula quadrifasciata, and after several classification changes, it was given...

Rhithrogena germanica
2013-07-09 15:10:58

Rhithrogena germanica, known as the March brown mayfly in in the British Isle, is a species of mayfly that can be found throughout northern and central areas of Europe. Its range includes the River Tweed in England, Hesse in Germany, Denmark, Poland, and France. It was first described by Alfred Edwin Eaton, who studied a male specimen from the River Rhine. Rhithrogena germanica begins its lifecycle in the larval stage, as a water dwelling naiad that is typically found in fast flowing,...

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