March 7, 2019

Ashley makes his move in battle for Debenhams

Mike Ashley has outlined plans to exit Sports Direct and take the helm at struggling Debenhams, in a move set to stun the City.
March 7, 2019

500 jobs threatened as LK Bennett enters administration

The fashion retailer LK Bennett has collapsed, placing 500 jobs at risk.
March 7, 2019

Social media has a ‘dangerous dark side’, warns Sky boss

The chief executive of Sky has warned that social media has a "dangerous dark side" and welcomed government plans to regulate it.
March 7, 2019

Fresh ECB stimulus ordered as eurozone slows

The European Central Bank is to offer new long-term loans to banks from September in a bid to boost lending in a slowing economy.
March 7, 2019

Sticky Carpet

Record Store Day is happening on Saturday, April 13.
March 7, 2019

Stella Donnelly flies in the face of adversity

''There are still moments in my music where you can yell,'' says Stella Donnelly.
March 7, 2019

Greggs shrugs off high street gloom as sales top £1bn

Greggs has reported annual sales of more than £1bn for the first time as it shrugged off the gloom surrounding the high street and celebrated the success of its vegan sausage roll.
March 7, 2019

Salome review: Perversion writ large in this thrilling production

Opera Australia's Salome is a thrillingly-sung revival of a Gale Edwards production that emphasises the perverted, fetish-like aspect of Strauss' sadistically sensationalist reading of Wilde's Symbolist text.
March 7, 2019

Pond review: Magic happens after slow-burn start

Four songs into Perth neo-psych act Pond's set, and it's hard to shake the sinking feeling that something is lacking. Then something magical happens.
March 7, 2019

The Miser review: John Bell is back with rhyme and reason

John Bell's miser is stingy of spirit, filthy of nose-picking habit and ocker of tone.
March 7, 2019

Facebook is copying Snapchat again – this time on privacy

After years of copying Snapchat's products, Facebook just copied its rival's entire philosophy.
March 7, 2019

John Lewis bonuses slashed as profits slump

Staff bonuses at John Lewis and Waitrose have been slashed after a "challenging" year in which underlying profits fell 45%.