August 28, 2020

UK bank holiday weather forecast warns of floods and cold weekend

The August bank holiday is set to be one of the coldest on record - followed by strong winds next week
August 28, 2020

Flood warning as thunderstorms and heavy downpours forecast tonight

A flood and yellow weather warning for heavy rain has been issued over Friday evening
August 28, 2020

It’s time to scrap the student loans ‘motherhood penalty’

The student loans system is just another source of financial gender inequality.
August 28, 2020

Bank of England ‘not out of firepower’ says governor

The Bank of England is "not out of firepower" if it is needed to offer further support to the coronavirus-battered economy, governor Andrew Bailey has said.
August 28, 2020

A baa…gain? ‘World’s most expensive sheep’ sells for £367k

Price quickly escalated from an opening bid of £10,500
August 28, 2020

London Stock Exchange vs EU: Refinitiv battle reveals unease over power of modern stock markets

To overcome the European Commission's antitrust concerns about a dominant player in European bonds outside the EU, LSE is selling parts of the Italian Stock Exchange.
August 28, 2020

Santander online banking crashes ahead of Bank Holiday weekend

Twitter suggest the outage may have been running since around 9am
August 28, 2020

Lockdown rules changing in north of England

Rules are being updated in Manchester, Yorkshire and Lancashire
August 28, 2020

Returning to the office: how to stay connected and socially distant

There's an important distinction between planned and unplanned communication.
August 28, 2020

Statue of Diana, Princess of Wales to be installed on her 60th birthday

Artwork was commissioned to mark the 20th anniversary of her death
August 28, 2020

One place we’ve all eaten that would have one-star food hygiene rating

Environmental Health inspectors can give a rating from zero to five
August 28, 2020

Teen hospitalised by vaping now has lungs of 80-year-old smoker

Ewan was on specialist ventilators for 10 weeks and almost four years on has not recovered