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Lidl leads the way for supermarket sales growth

Lidl leads the way for supermarket sales growth

LIDL is the north's biggest growing supermarket, adding 6 per cent to its sales in the year to November, according to the latest grocery market share figures from Kantar Worldpanel.


  1. Tired of the same old school trips? Fancy winning a Day Trip to London with @AerLingus. ☘️ Draw what you think the……

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  2. 13.39 and @PhilipHammondUK has finished his speech. Stamp duty abolishment the big finish! #Budget2017

  3. Stamp Duty abolished for first time buyers up to £300,000. Also available on first £300,000 on properties worth up to £500,000 #Budget2017

  4. Over the next 5 years commitment of at least £44bn to support the UK housing market” #Budget2017

  5. Additional £28m allocated towards work in aftermath of Grenfell Tower tragedy #Budget2017

  6. £10 billion pledged to NHS over the course of the parliament #Budget2017

  7. Chancellor confirms that duty on wine, spirits and beer to be frozen. Cheers! #Budget17

  8. Fuel duty rise, scheduled for next year, has been cancelled. #Budget2017

  9. Chancellor says the price of cigarettes will increase at rate of inflation plus 2% #Budget2017

  10. Personal allowance to rise to £11,850 from April 2018 #Budget2017

  11. Minimum wage to go up from £7.40 to £7.83 per hour from April 2018 #Budget2017

  12. 7 day wait on Universal Credit abolished #Budget2017

  13. Movement on APD and VAT on tourism in Northern Ireland put back until next budget #Budget2017

  14. Negotiations starting for a Belfast City Deal #Budget2017

  15. Chancellor must be saving himself for big finish to woo millennials. Measures so far small beer in the context of w……

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  16. An extra £650 million announced for Northern Ireland Executive #Budget2017

  17. £30m investment in digital skills distance learning courses #Budget2017

  18. ‘More maths for everyone’ but do Hammond’s sums add up? #Budget2017

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  19. £400m charging infrastructure boost for electric cars and £100m plug-in grant #budget2017

  20. Additional £2.3 billion allocated for investment in R&D and R&D tax credit increased to 12% #Budget2017

  21. Driverless vehicles..... no one at the wheel at Stormont....

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  22. Over £500m to be invested in new tech business, in areas such as artificial intelligence, 5G and fibre broadband

  23. Forecast for growth falling until 2021 #Budget2017

  24. Buncrana pier tragedy inquest hears slipway was 'treacherous to walk on'…

  25. Economic growth forecasts downgrades. UK in fast lane for inflation but slow lane for growth

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  26. Pledge for an extra 600,00 people in work by 2022 #Budget2017

  27. £3 billion set aside for Brexit preparations #Budget2017 #BudgetDay

  28. 12.37 and we're off.. #Budget2017

  29. Chancellor @PhilipHammondUK is late as PMQs run past 12.30

  30. #Budget2017 about to be unveiled. Live video and reaction here:…

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