September 16, 2020

$7trn could be lost to world economy due to pandemic, says OECD

The long-term economic cost of the COVID-19 pandemic may amount to $7trn (£5.3trn) - around $900 (£690) for every man woman and child on the planet - the OECD warned today.
September 16, 2020

Hitachi scraps UK nuclear power plant plans

Hitachi has scrapped plans to build a new nuclear plant in north Wales which it had been hoped would create thousands of jobs.
September 16, 2020

Driving test changes: Parking and emergency stops could be scrapped in major updates

DRIVING TEST changes could soon see some of the toughest manoeuvres scrapped from the exam in a major win for learner drivers, according to experts at LeaseCar.
September 16, 2020

Union warns of ‘redundancy floodgates’ as end of furlough scheme approaches

Left-wing union leader Len McCluskey has made a surprise move in asking for a meeting with Boris Johnson to plead for an emergency jobs package when the furlough scheme ends next month.
September 16, 2020

Sky, BT and TalkTalk customer just received a massive boost to their broadband speeds

SKY, BT, TalkTalk and a host of other providers could soon be beaming faster broadband into homes thanks to a big upgrade from Openreach.
September 16, 2020

You may be owed £500 from Google: millions could get a payout, are you one of them?

GOOGLE could be forced to hand over £500 each to millions of UK web users in a payout worth billions of pounds in total. Here's everything you need to know about the case, and whether you're one of those affected.
September 16, 2020

Eat Out To Help Out discounts push inflation down to 0.2%

Inflation fell to 0.2% last month as the Eat Out To Help Out scheme pushed down prices in restaurants and cafes, new figures show.
September 16, 2020

iOS 14 release – Your Apple iPhone will get this blockbuster upgrade TODAY

APPLE has now confirmed that iOS 14 will be released later today and your iPhone will get a swathe of blockbuster features at around 6pm BST tonight.
September 16, 2020

House prices: How to add £30,000 value to your property – increase sale value

HOUSE prices have been up and down during Brexit negotiations and in the midst of coronavirus. Experts have revealed how to add £30,000 to the value of your property for sale.
September 16, 2020

Prostate cancer warning – the length of your fingers may signal you are at risk

PROSTATE cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK, with around one in eight men diagnosed with it during their lifetime. In the early stages, there are usually no symptoms but research does suggest the length of your fingers may indicate your ...