The 553 stores surveyed reported
Published:  13 June, 2008

165 incidents of physical violence against staff

1,269 incidents of verbal abuse

180 incidents of racist abuse

31,225 incidents of customer theft

1,289 incidents reported to the police

£60,250 of credit/debit card fraud

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English wine: a happy harvest for Christmas

All across England and Wales, vineyards are being harvested. Down winding country lanes come armies of welly-wearing conscripts wielding secateurs and buckets, ready to reap the rewards of our vines. Happily they come, their cheeks ruddy with pride. Half an hour later they’re crawling over muddy clods with lacerated hands, drenched in claggy juice and cold sweat, as if ploughing through an endurance race.

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Is blended Scotch overshadowed by single malt in retailers?

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