December 22, 2020

Nigella Lawson shares her easy fried Brussels sprouts with pancetta recipe for Christmas

NIGELLA LAWSON has a vast amount of simple Christmas recipes that she has shared over the years. With Brussels sprouts being a staple in many people's homes for Christmas, what is the best way to use up sprouts after the big day?
December 22, 2020

Ethnic wealth gap had ‘serious impact’ during pandemic, report finds

A yawning wealth gap between different ethnic groups in the UK has had a "serious impact" on the ability of families to cope financially during the coronavirus crisis, a think tank has warned.
December 22, 2020

Prince George, Charlotte and Louis body language shows ‘important change in 2020’

PRINCE GEORGE, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis have delighted royal fans with every appearance they have made over the past year. A body language expert has examined photos taken of the young royals in 2020 and highlighted an "important change" in ...
December 22, 2020

Pound struggles but stock markets stage fight back over Brexit hopes

The pound ended down again as the UK faced isolation over a mutant coronavirus strain, although hopes of progress in Brexit talks helped take some pressure off the currency.
December 22, 2020

Food shortages, Brexit and COVID-19: how Britain’s problems converged at Christmas

With the UK government creating hostilities with the EU, its hopes of switching to other food sources would take years to settle.
December 22, 2020

‘Good progress’ in talks to reopen French border as 2,800 lorries queue in Kent

The government has made "good progress" in talks with France over reopening the country's UK border, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced.
December 22, 2020

Changing the rules to control monopolies could see the end of Facebook domination

As massive companies buy up their competition with ease, the answer may be to ban them from sectors all together
December 22, 2020

Applegreen – a true Irish success story – to go private in £656m takeover

It was quite the marketing gimmick.
December 22, 2020

Tech giants unite against company accused of WhatsApp hack

Some of the biggest technology companies in the world, including Google and Microsoft, have joined Facebook's legal battle against the private spyware company NSO Group.
December 22, 2020

City tycoon Cruddas lands long-awaited House of Lords seat

Peter Cruddas, one of the City's best-known entrepreneurs, is to be handed a long-awaited seat in the House of Lords as Boris Johnson swells the ranks of Conservative donors in the upper chamber.
December 22, 2020

‘Landmark’ deal to end dispute at Royal Mail

A deal has been reached between Royal Mail and the workers' union following a two-year dispute over job security, pay, and hours.
December 22, 2020

Deal to unblock France travel ban to involve tests for lorry drivers

A deal to unblock travel with France following a shutdown over the new coronavirus variant could come later today, Sky News understands.