Hot Off The Wires - 22nd April 2021
Britain is set for its sharpest economic growth since 1988 this year as the easing of Covid-19 restrictions encourages consumers to start spending, according to a survey.
Heineken, the world’s second-largest brewer, performed better than expected in the first quarter, as resurgent drinking in Asia and Africa helped compensate for the impact of tough European lockdowns.
The pub group JD Wetherspoon will reopen another wave of pubs in England on 26 April, along with venues in Scotland and Wales, as the easing of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions continues.
Pizza Express is to recruit 1,000 new employees as it prepares to reopen its restaurants over May and June and put the ravages of coronavirus behind it.
Ikea plans to accelerate its investment in renewable energy by spending an extra €4bn by the end of the decade to build wind and solar farms, while fitting its stores with electric vehicle charge points.
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Which is the second highest Mountain in the British Isles?