Palin to Open New Pitt Rivers Extension

first_imgFormer Monty Python star and television presenter Michael Palin will open the new £8 million extension at the Pitt Rivers Museum, it was announced earlier.Vice Chancellor Dr John Hood will also be present at the opening, which will take place on 22nd November. A major grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund has meant that Phase II of the development plan can now go ahead, with proposals will be formally announced during the event.last_img

Lockdowns cut driving and crashes, bring insurance discounts

first_img WhatsApp Twitter Facebook WhatsApp By Associated Press – April 14, 2020 0 237 CoronavirusIndianaLocalMichiganNews Pinterest Twitter Pinterest Lockdowns cut driving and crashes, bring insurance discounts Google+ Google+ Facebook (“Highway 404 & Highway 401” by Open Grid Scheduler / Grid Engine, Public Domain) DETROIT (AP) — People are driving less due to stay-at-home orders to stop the coronavirus from spreading, and consumer groups say that should mean lower auto insurance premiums.Some companies have responded, but the Consumer Federation of America reports that discounts may be too small and aren’t being applied evenly.In New York and Washington states, the number of traffic crashes fell by 30% last month.The federation says that means lower costs to insurance companies that should be passed on to consumers.The group suggests calling your insurer and commenting on social media if they don’t offer discounts. Previous articleCIB, Visit Indy cut executive pay to cope with pandemic lossNext articleDeadline approaching to apply to the Clay Fire Recruit Academy Associated PressNews from the Associated Press and its network of reporters and publications.last_img read more