Torness Nuclear Power Station Shut Down by Swarm of Jellyfish

Both reactors at Torness nuclear power station near Edinburgh were shut down on Tuesday, as a precautionary measure, because of a reduction in the flow of cooling water.  Remarkably enough, this has been attributed to a swarm of jellyfish, possibly as a result of recent higher sea temperatures.  As of today, it’s still not clear […]

Disruption to Tesco On-Line Banking

Tesco Bank announced today that its website is “Fully operational” after 4 days of disruption, which left many customers unable to access their accounts on-line.  The problems began after a planned move of the accounts from computers run by RBS last weekend, and were still affecting customers yesterday.  The bank has also announced that it will compensate customers who […]