Granada and Carlton will have to wait until early October to hear the Department of Trade and Industry’s ruling on their merger plans. Normally, ministers make a ruling within 20 days of receiving a report from the Competition Commission, but this has been extended to 30 days for this case.
Before the coronavirus pandemic struck, the majority of the British public couldn’t name NHS Charities Together, but with its Covid-19 appeal having raised £130m the new challenge is dealing with the attention and maintaining engagement.
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