Truworths Limited (TRUW.zw) listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange under the Retail sector has released it’s 2006 annual report.For more information about Truworths Limited (TRUW.zw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Truworths Limited (TRUW.zw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Truworths Limited (TRUW.zw) 2006 annual report.Company ProfileTruworths Limited in Zimbabwe is part of Truworths International; an investment holding company that retails casual-wear clothing, footwear and fashion accessories in branded stores located in the major towns and cities of Zimbabwe. The company sells fashionwear and accessories under different brand names, including Daniel Hechter, Truworths Man, Ginger Mary, Zeta Inwear, Identity and LTD. Truworths brands are also sold through specialist retail outlets such as YDE, Uzzi, Earthaddict, Earthchild and Naartjie. The boutique range of accessories sold by Truworths includes watches, sunglasses, fragrances and gift ideas. Truworths Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
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Things are looking up, with many of its hotels and restaurants now reopened and the remainder expected to reopen during this month and next. Its current price-to-earnings ratio sits at just over 17.Trading update and past performanceA Q1 trading update was released in early July. Whitbread confirmed that over 270 UK hotels and 24 hotels were open at that time. It took the lockdown as an opportunity to refurbish 13 new hotels and rebrand them as Premier Inn in Germany. It now has all 19 operational hotels open in Germany. Whitbread is attempting to replicate its UK success with Premier Inn on the continent, which could prove key in its future growth plans.Naturally sales figures were affected by the mass closures of its estate. But in June, Whitbread successfully completed a £1bn rights issue to maintain financial flexibility, which has strengthened its balance sheet. 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Staff were placed on furlough where needed and the grace of business rates for a year saved it £120m. I feel that such an established business, with what I class as a top tier brand at the forefront of its offering, is a bargain at the current price. I foresee a rise in its share price as I believe market conditions will normalise over the coming months and next year. Image source: Getty Images See all posts by Jabran Khan
West Burn Lane / Sutherland Hussey HarrisSave this projectSaveWest Burn Lane / Sutherland Hussey Harris “COPY” Ironside Farrar Acoustics: Year: Landscape Architects: “COPY” ArchDaily Housing United Kingdom ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/777328/west-burn-lane-sutherland-hussey-harris Clipboard CopyHousing•Saint Andrews, United Kingdom Architects: Sutherland Hussey Harris Year Completion year of this architecture project Charlton Smith Partnership 2015 Photographs Hardies photographs: Keith Hunter, David WeirPhotographs: Keith Hunter, David Weir Morgan Associates Year: Projects ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/777328/west-burn-lane-sutherland-hussey-harris Clipboard Keenan Consultants QS: M&E: Structural Engineer: West Burn Lane / Sutherland Hussey Harris Save this picture!© Keith Hunter, David Weir+ 37 Share 2015 Energy Consultant:Gary MeesClient:Eastacre Investments LLPContract Value:£3,500,000City:Saint AndrewsCountry:United KingdomMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Keith Hunter, David WeirRecommended ProductsMetallicsKriskadecorMetal Fabric – Outdoor CladdingEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsFiber Cements / CementsSwisspearlSwisspearl Largo Fiber Cement PanelsText description provided by the architects. West Burn Lane is a private development of 14 housing units in the centre of St Andrews. It occupies a narrow plot, delineated by the medieval stone rigg walls that extend perpendicular to the main streets and consists of 6 town houses and 8 flats organised around a series of private and public court yards. We responded to the the following characteristics of the surrounding streetscape in the development of the project:-The linear pattern of Rigg plots that run perpendicular to the main streets-The distribution of small free standing buildings in amongst the gardens of the Rigg plots with clear space between, through which you can see daylight and vegetation.-The rhythm of recesses and doorways along the narrow lanes that reflect the slow process of development of the -Rigg plots over centuries.-The palette of natural materials that exists in the townSave this picture!© Keith Hunter, David WeirThe site is located within the St Andrews conservation area and the palette of materials was chosen with both the immediate context and the longevity of the scheme in mind. Fife District Council were very concerned about the use of ‘contemporary’ materials like brick within a Medieval, Georgian and Victorian context so we produced a number of sample panels prior to construction, testing different stone brick and mortar combinations, ultimately selecting Petersen D71 bricks for the upper storeys. Tooled sandstone has been used at the base in reference to the plot delineation of the tall rigg walls and the tones of the Petersen bricks above this datum complement that of the sandstone.Save this picture!Level 1 PlanDetailed Blurb:West Burn Lane is located in a conservation area in the historic centre of St Andrews and consists of 6no four bedroom houses and 8no two & three bedroom apartments. The buildings are organised as discrete volumes which address a series of public and private urban courtyards. They mediate between the tight-knit medieval urban grain and the scale of the surrounding university buildings and church hall, increasing in scale towards the south.Save this picture!© Keith Hunter, David WeirTaking cues from the historic rigg pattern of St Andrews, the buildings are tiered as the move down the lane; clear pends are maintained between which give sight to the sky and vegetation beyond and pick up the rhythm of doorways and thresholds in the historic stone walls of the Riggs. By alternating between two main house types within the narrow confines of the lane, the broad-fronted but narrow-depth and the narrow-fronted but deep plan, we were able to provide secluded private garden spaces between dwellings that have aspect to the south-east.Save this picture!SectionAt the southern end of the site where the lane opens up there is a larger scale building in keeping with the grander and more spacious context, where the apartments take advantage of the panoramic views to the south. Located between these elements are two maisonette blocks. These are set back to create a new piece of public realm around a mature tree, a courtyard offering amenity space and off-street parking but with enough room to the rear to allow for small courtyard gardens.Save this picture!© Keith Hunter, David WeirThere are seven house types being proposed within these three broad typologies. From north to south these are:Town House Type 1: Three storey, four-bedroom, narrow street-fronted and deep plan townhouse with a dedicated single-car garage and single car port at grade, a rear garden to the east and a roof terrace on the third floor.Save this picture!PlansTown House Type 2: Three storey, four-bedroom, wide street-fronted and narrow depth townhouse with a dedicated 2-car garage at grade and a rear garden to the east.Save this picture!© Keith Hunter, David WeirMaisonettes: Three storey building with a one-bedroom maisonette at Level 0 & 1 with private garden to rear and one two bedroom upper maisonette at Level 1 & 2 with a private terrace.Save this picture!Maisonette Lower BApartments: Four storey apartment building consisting of a unit per storey. At Level 0 there is a two-bed apartment with it’s own separate entrance, accessed from Queen’s Terrace, via a small private garden facing south. Apartments on Level 1, 2 and 3 are accessed via a communal stair entered via West Burn Lane. Level 1 and Level 2 both have three-bedroom apartments whilst the third floor is for a two-bedroom penthouse apartment with large outdoor terrace facing south.Save this picture!© Keith Hunter, David WeirA total number of 14 units was achieved on-site, which exceeded the requirements set in the challenging brief from the client. SHA were selected through an invited competition organised by developer Eastacre Investments.Save this picture!© Keith Hunter, David WeirProject gallerySee allShow less3XN Wins Approval for 200-Meter Tower in SydneyUnbuilt ProjectHuiini House / S+ diseñoSelected ProjectsProject locationAddress:St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife KY16, United KingdomLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. 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AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 9 March 2004 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Tagged with: Recruitment / people Volunteering Coronation Street actress Julie Hesmondhalgh has been appointed as a patron of The Albert Kennedy Trust, the only UK charity providing foster care and supported lodgings services to lesbian, gay and bisexual youth who are homeless or living in a hostile environment.Julie played transsexual character Hayley on the TV soap. Originally only intended to be short-term character, Haylet returned as a regular cast member in June 1998.Commenting on her new patronage, Julie said: “I’m thrilled to be involved with such a worthwhile organisation, especially one that can fundamentally alter the lives of teenagers who have faced prejudice and exclusion because of their sexuality. With its unique and targeted service, The Albert Kennedy Trust offers support to those most vulnerable and I want to increase awareness for the Trust.” Advertisement 25 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Coronation Street actress is new patron of The Albert Kennedy Trust
We have heard from Donald Trump’s own mouth his disgusting, unrelenting, unrepentant commitment to hating, degrading and sexually abusing women. It could be the last straw for his presidential campaign.Now, on to the other anti-woman, anti-worker bosses!That’s what Fight for $15 is saying and doing in a campaign against sexual harassment that began on Oct. 5 against McDonald’s, the fast food chain employing 1.9 million low-wage workers worldwide. Fight for $15 is best known for organizing to raise the minimum wage and secure a union for low-wage workers.Fast food workers are notoriously underpaid and overworked. Like a growing preponderance of U.S. workers, they are mostly young, largely women and people of color, often LGBTQ, perhaps with a disability, with fewer resources to fall back on if they lose their jobs. That makes them especially vulnerable to abuse of all kinds, including sexual harassment and rape.Research shows that fast food workers are 60 percent more likely to be sexually harassed than workers elsewhere. And 42 percent of them have had to endure that harassment for fear they’d lose their jobs if they fought back.Now these workers are saying: No more!Fifteen McDonald’s workers, under the banner of #Fightfor15, have filed charges against the burger chain through the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. They assert they were subjected to “inappropriate — and illegal — sexual contact, innuendo and propositions” while working for the corporation.Those abstract words mask the horrifying stories flooding in, overwhelmingly from female workers, about managers who offered them money for sex or ignored their pleas when male co-workers showed them photos of their genitals. Needless to say, appealing to the “parent” corporation yielded no help.The struggle against sexual harassment and rape began millennia ago, when patriarchy arose at the same time as classes, and women and gender-nonconforming people were subjected to male ruling class privilege. In the U.S., sexual terror — and the fightback against it — has been a fact of working women’s lives, from enslaved African women to domestic workers, from farmhouse to assembly line, in blue collar, pink collar and white collar work, from South, North, East to West.It took a campaign as recently as the 1960s by women’s liberation and civil rights activists to get sexual coercion at a job recognized as “illegal.” That enabled workers to go to the federal EEOC for some protection.Now a new front of struggle has opened up at actual workplaces, as McDonald’s fast food workers in 30 cities picketed against sexual harassment at their job sites on Oct. 6.The class struggle is rapidly accelerating with the intertwining of working-class organizing, LGBTQ leadership, women’s liberation issues and the fight to make Black and Brown lives matter.Bosses, you are being served notice: No more grabbing. No more rape or sexual coercion. No more racism. No more LGBT-phobia. No more anti-people-with-disabilities.We mean it: We’re going to take your hands off our bodies and our lives!FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare this
Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic WhatsApp A teenager has been charged as part of investigations into recent disorder in Derry.The 17 year old has been charged with public order offences relating to an incident in the city on March 31st.He is due to appear before Derry Youth Court on Tuesday May 4th.The charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service. Facebook Google+ Facebook Harps come back to win in Waterford DL Debate – 24/05/21 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleCathaoirleach of Letterkenny MD appeals for information relating to park fireNext articleFight blow for James Gallagher News Highland By News Highland – April 19, 2021 Pinterest Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Pinterest Twitter Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Twitter Teenager charged in connection with recent disorder in Derry News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Google+
AudioHomepage BannerNews Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Google+ Facebook Twitter By News Highland – March 25, 2019 Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Harps come back to win in Waterford Irish Water must act on Letterkenny estate issues – Mc Monagle Facebook Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Pinterest WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ A local councillor in Letterkenny is once again calling on Irish Water and Donegal County Council to put in place the mechanism necessary to deliver an adequate water service to two estates in the town.It comes as the Gort Na Greine and Glean Tain estates were without a suitable supply water for much of the weekend.Cllr. Gerry McMonagle says the issue has been ongoing for some time and despite money being invested in the area in recent times, nothing has been done to upgrade the service…………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/h2ogerryweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Previous articleWind Energy billboard campaign being launched todayNext articleFuture of St Joseph’s is an election issue – Mc Gowan News Highland WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th
Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR DL Debate – 24/05/21 AudioHomepage BannerNews Twitter Google+ Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic WhatsApp Irish Water to commence work in West Donegal next week Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Twitter News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Pinterest Facebook Previous articleConcern raised over disrepair in some Council owned homesNext articlePramerica launches 2019 Spirit of Community Programme News Highland Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme By News Highland – September 29, 2018 Facebook Work is due to commence on Monday in West Donegal as part of Irish Water’s €12 million replacement and rehabilitation project for the county.Work will initially start on the new water line from Meenaleck to Ranafast and will involve the decommissioning and replacement of ageing water mains.The utility says; replacing ageing water mains and service connections will reduce the instances of bursts and water outages and help ensure a reliable supply of water.Councillor Michael Cholm MacGiolla Easbuig says while these works are welcome, it is essential that an adequate water supply is delivered for the whole of the county:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/easbuigweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Pinterest Google+
The human-assisted establishment of two non-native predatory carabid beetles (Merizodus soledadinus (Guerin-M,n,ville), Trechisibus antarcticus (Dejean)) on the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia occurred 30-50 years ago, but the distribution of these species has never been the subject of regular monitoring, and was last assessed in the mid-1990s. Based on opportunistic collection records and directed field survey activities on South Georgia over four summer seasons between 2002/3 and 2008/9, we describe recent and important range expansions in both species on the island. The new distributional ranges of both species are highly suggestive of a continuing inadvertent human role in transferring them across the obstructions presented by tidewater glaciers or higher-altitude mountain passes. Both species now have the potential to spread unchecked by any other geographical obstructions across a large section of the north-east coast of the island and are likely to have considerable negative impacts on the elements of the native (including endemic) terrestrial invertebrate fauna
“I strongly disagree with the opinion of the Vice-Chancellor that the onus of continuing access should be entirely on the Colleges.“I believe that such a mindset would eventually bring colleges who are currently leading access, such as Mansfield, to reconsider their priorities.“The University is not giving Colleges a substantial incentive to improve access – instead the Vice Chancellor seems to believe that this would come about through the good faith of Colleges alone.“I hope that she would reconsider this position and work to encourage wider diversity across Oxford.“I would further like to note that access has always been a priority at Mansfield and will continue to be at the heart of our ethos.”In a post on the Mansfield’s JCR noticeboard, Lysyakova stated her intention to write a letter on behalf of the JCR and to lobby other JCR presidents to do the same.Third-year Mansfield student Sara Harb, who attended the meeting, said that she felt a “disconnect” between the student-led access schemes and those of the University, which “the VC has to take responsibility for”. She told Cherwell: “It isn’t good enough for her to effectively accept that student experience at Oxford is simply a matter of a college lottery.“She wants us to address the wider societal inequalities, while there are clearly some massive inequalities between colleges, which is something she is responsible for and can feasibly address.”At Tuesday’s meeting, Richardson also agreed with suggestions that the University should start to pressure the government to improve access provision earlier in the education system, claiming that early education is “central to Oxbridge access”.Richardson stated her continued support for the current main undergraduate access programme, UNIQ, which brings 850 state school students to Oxford every summer. The capacity of UNIQ is expected to increase by 500 places in the coming years.At the meeting, Richardson reportedly told the audience that the poorest Oxford colleges continue to provide more educational funding than the vast majority of UK universities. Oxford University Vice-Chancellor Louise Richardson was grilled over the University’s access schemes and policies at a student Q&A panel on Tuesday, with concerns being raised over her shifting of responsibility towards the colleges and away from the central administration.During the student-organised “access and diversity brainstorming event” held at the Oxford Martin School, Richardson described access as “one of the biggest challenges the University faces”.Richardson also noted that since colleges independently select the students admitted, they are responsible for the resources they provide for their students.However, some students expressed disappointment with the Vice-Chancellor’s comments.Mansfield JCR President Daria Lysyakova noted that Richardson’s view on issues of access was one that “[she does] not share”.Lysyakova said in a statement that “as the exemplary college for access, [Mansfield] needs to make [their] voice heard louder”.Currently, Mansfield admits the highest percentage of state-school students out of all of the University’s colleges and PPHs.Lysyakova told Cherwell: “Whilst I understand that the Vice Chancellor does not have the authority to tell colleges how to run their business, as each college is a charity independent from the University, what the Vice-Chancellor does have, in light of her position, is the necessary status and influences to effectively encourage colleges to priorities access and allocate their resources in ways which would best aid students in need. Event organiser Ben Fernando told Cherwell that he believed the event went “very well” and was pleased with the variety of audience members.He added: “The point was to come to constructive solutions, so firstly I hope the students have a bit of a better idea of what’s being done on the University side, and vice versa.“In terms of making concrete progress, obviously we’ll have to see what’s acted upon, but as I understand it some of the disability campaigners and First-Gen reps have already scheduled further discussions with the University leadership as a result of the meeting, so that’s a good start.“I think this was a pretty effective way to discuss the issues, and I hope we’ll be able to do similar things again in the future.”The University was contacted for comment.