One of the biggest companies in the world, was originally part of Racal Electronics Group which announced its new venture on March 22 1984
A £67 million push to get cutting-edge technology products on to the market has been announced by the Chancellor to boost Oxford's economy.
The two airlines plan for their new partnership to take off on March 30th 2014, combining slots at Heathrow.
Honda says 340 jobs likely to go at its factory in Swindon as 3 shifts become 2. Warns "haven't seen growth we'd anticipated" in exports.
Honda is to cut production at its Swindon factory from three shifts to two, threatening 340 jobs, the company said today.
It's a house made out of rubbish. Students at the University of Brighton are getting ready to unveil an experimental home built from the things we throw out. Soon the house will become a venue for the city's arts festival. Andy Dickenson has been to check on its progress.
Work to fully repair the biggest ever landslip in Britain, caused by the recent storms, will cost a total of £5 million. The train line at Botley in Hampshire reopened at the weekend.
Eighty metres of embankment collapsed causing a month of disruption for commuters in Winchester, Basingstoke, Farnborough and Basingstoke.
Bird lovers have joined critics who want to stop plans for fracking in the Thames Valley. The wildlife charity the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds are concerned that drilling and habitat damage involved could harm wildlife.
The controversial process of splitting rock to release shale gas has already led to protests in Balcombe in Sussex where it has now been ruled out - but there are other potential sites including large parts of Oxfordshire.
Licences for fracking will be up for grabs later this year - in a 350 square mile area between Kidlington, Banbury and Bicester north of Oxford. Fred spoke to Harry Huyton from the RSPB.
Thousands of rail commuters in the Thames Valley will be given five days' compensation for the recent chaos caused by flooding, ITV Meridian can reveal. Under government rules bad weather is usually exempt from compensation payments.
However, First Great Western say 'it is only fair' after a period when so many services were cancelled. Flooding at Maidenhead meant lines were closed which hit services into Paddington.
The compensation will be paid to season ticket holders when they renew tickets or they will be able to have a cash payment.
Today at the 2014 Geneva Salon, Sussex-based Rolls-Royce Motor Cars unveiled Ghost Series II - they also unveiled at the factory near Chichester to ITV Meridian. They say the Ghost Series II delivers the latest industry-leading technology from Rolls-Royce clad in a subtle re-design.
Rolls Royce believes the launch of Ghost Series II consolidates its position as the most popular car in the €200,000+ class, and as a cornerstone of Rolls-Royce’s continuing success. Chief Executive Officer of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, Torsten Müller-Ötvös said:
– Torsten Müller-Ötvös, Chief Executive Officer of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars,
The Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II is the ultimate entrepreneur’s business tool. Following the worldwide success of its predecessor, I am confident that this re-designed and updated Rolls-Royce will continue to attract increasing numbers of new customers to the marque, in particular business entrepreneurs seeking an oasis of calm in a frenetic business world.