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Georgie Frost

Shahnelia Saeed, Director of Digital Schoolhouse presses the importance of teaching children about technology

Georgie Frost
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Share Radio Morning

Shahnelia Saeed, Director of Digital Schoolhouse presses the importance of teaching children about technology
How important is the relationship between technology and education? Very, according to Shahnelia Saeed, Director of Digital Schoolhouse. Digital Schoolhouse is one of the finalist's at the BETT Awards for educational technology products. To find out more about her business, the relationship between technology and education, and the BETT Awards, Georgie was joined by Shahnelia.
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Shahnelia Saeed


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Ed Bowsher

Britain's GDP grows by 0.6% despite Brexit vote - Economist Martin Beck joined Share Radio to discuss

Ed Bowsher
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Share Radio Afternoon

Britain's GDP grows by 0.6% despite Brexit vote - Economist Martin Beck joined Share Radio to discuss
In the final three months of last year the UK economy continued to grow, showing no signs of a Brexit fueled slowdown. Instead of contracting, as many economists predicted, the economy grew by 0.6 percent. Share Radio's Ed Bowsher was joined by Martin Beck, UK Economist at Oxford Economics, to find out the factors behind this growth.
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Martin Beck


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Georgie Frost

Share’s senior analyst Ed Bowsher on The News Review 26/01/17

Georgie Frost
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Morning

Share’s senior analyst Ed Bowsher on The News Review 26/01/17
Today Georgie Frost was joined by Share’s senior analyst Ed Bowsher. On the agenda, they discussed pregnant women being protected more in the workplace. Plus they look into doing your "big shop" at a discount supermarket saves you £15 more than at one of the big 4. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Ed Bowsher


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Georgie Frost

Reporter at Newsweek Josh Lowe discusses the white paper publishing

Georgie Frost
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Morning

Reporter at Newsweek Josh Lowe discusses the white paper publishing
Georgie Frost was joined by Josh Lowe, Reporter at Newsweek to discuss what the incoming publishing of the Article 50 legislation will entail.
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Josh Lowe


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Georgie Frost

Share’s Nigel Cassidy on the latest market headlines

Georgie Frost
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Morning

Share’s Nigel Cassidy on the latest market headlines
So what are the main market headlines of the morning? Joining us to discuss is Share Radio's very own Nigel Cassidy. A busy morning - The Royal Bank of Scotland has set aside another £3.1 billion to cover fines in the US.
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Nigel Cassidy


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Ed Bowsher

Company news: RBS earmarks £3.1bn for fines, Costa buoys parent company, Unilever shares slide and more

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

Company news: RBS earmarks £3.1bn for fines, Costa buoys parent company, Unilever shares slide and more
Royal Bank of Scotland has set aside a further £3.1 billion to cover potential fines in the US and the shares have risen today. But Whitbread's share price has fallen 5%, after the owner of Costa Coffee shops and Premier Inn issued a disappointing trading statement, while Unilever's Q4 sales disappointed the market. Richard Hunter, Head of Research at Wilson King Investment Management, spoke to Share Radio's Ed Bowsher about the day's top company stories.
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Richard Hunter


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Nigel Cassidy

Investment demand continues to rebound post EU vote

Nigel Cassidy
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Breakfast

Investment demand continues to rebound post EU vote
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors is releasing its Commercial Market Survey for the fourth quarter of 2016. It shows investment demand continues to rebound post EU vote. The industrial sector also continues to outperform office and retail, and inducements are on the rise again. To discuss this further, Simon Rubinsohn, Chief Economist at RICS, joined Nigel Cassidy to discuss.
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Simon Rubinsohn


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Ed Bowsher

'Free-wheeling' Trump's first days in office

Ed Bowsher
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Afternoon

'Free-wheeling' Trump's first days in office
Donald Trump's tweets today have confirmed he will 'build the wall' with Mexico and investigate alleged voter fraud. Does this mean action soon or is it just self-promotion? Sanford Henry, US political commentator, spoke to Ed Bowsher on the Trump presidency to date.
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Sanford Henry


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Juliette Foster

Money Saving Expert Consumer Writer Megan French tells us about free ATMs starting to charge a fee

Juliette Foster
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Morning

Money Saving Expert Consumer Writer Megan French tells us about free ATMs starting to charge a fee
This week Juliette was joined by consumer writer at Money Saving Expert Megan French. They look at ATMs that usually offer free withdrawals could start to charge a fee and where the best place to hire a car is. Plus we'll have a roundup of the best deals the eagle-eyed team have come across this week.
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Megan French


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Juliette Foster

Development Manager at the Institute of the Motor Industry, Tom Denton on road tax hikes

Juliette Foster
Original Broadcast:

Share Radio Morning

Development Manager at the Institute of the Motor Industry, Tom Denton on road tax hikes
7 out of 10 drivers are set to be hit by new hikes in road tax coming into effect in April. The changes are aimed at encouraging drivers to switch to zero emission cars. Our reporter Tom Hill spoke to Development Manager at the Institute of the Motor Industry, Tom Denton, to get an explanation of what the changes would mean for Britain's motorists.
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Tom Denton


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