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Working from home is starting to pall – Financial Times

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Gigabit broadband: Rural households urged to claim upgrade cash – BBC News

The government’s gigabit voucher scheme has £70m available to poorly served communities.

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The government wants all the UK – including remote areas – to have access to ultra-fast broadband
The government is urging struggling rural broadband customers to apply for cash it has set aside to pay for ultra high-speed connections.
Digital Minister Matt Warman said £70m is “still there for the taking”.
The gigabit voucher scheme is part of the government’s election pledge to bring broadband speeds of up to 1,000Mbps to the whole country by 2025.

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‘Sales went berserk!’ Eat out scheme serves much-needed help to hard-hit restaurants – The Guardian

Be it Wetherspoons or Wagamama, Eat out to help out has tempted out wary diners in their droves

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Monday to Wednesday is the new weekend according to the restaurant trade after sales went berserk during the first week of the governments discount dining scheme.
They are typically the quietest days of the week, when some venues opt to stay closed, but the pull of a cut-price meal has turned the restaurant trade upside down this week as the eat out to help out scheme tempted Britons out in their droves.
In some cases, for the first time since lockdown restrictions were eased last month, queue…

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Why you should store your ice cream tub upside-down in the freezer – Metro.co.uk

Flip it before you freeze it.

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Flip the tub before you put it in the freezer (Picture: Ben & Jerrys/Metro.co.uk)
We regret to inform you that youve (probably) been storing your ice cream all wrong.
In truly shocking news, Ben & Jerrys has declared that their tubs should be stored in the freezer upside-down, meaning the lid side goes downwards and the bottom of the tub goes up.
This isnt simply a matter of aesthetics.
The ice cream brand says that this method of storage is an essential tip for defeating freezer …

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