January 18, 2021

Oxford university given £100m to fight antibiotic-resistant superbugs

The University of Oxford has been given £100m - one of the largest donations in its history - for a new institute focusing on resistance to antibiotics.
January 18, 2021

PM promises compensation to firms experiencing issues exporting to EU

Businesses experiencing problems exporting to the EU "through no fault of their own" will receive compensation, the prime minister has said.
January 18, 2021

MPs call for Universal Credit cut to be scrapped – but majority of Tory MPs abstain

MPs have backed a motion calling for the upcoming cut in Universal Credit to be scrapped, with nearly all Conservative MPs abstaining.
January 18, 2021

Kier closes in on £110m sale of housebuilding arm

The construction group Kier is closing in on the sale of its loss-making housebuilding division as it seeks to shore up its balance sheet.
January 18, 2021

Prompt Payment Code strengthened to help small firms

Big businesses have been told they must pay small suppliers within 30, rather than 60 days, under a strengthened Prompt Payment Code.
January 18, 2021

‘People just can’t afford to live’: One of England’s poorest towns struggles to see light at the end of the tunnel

The snow is falling in thick clumps on Blackpool's promenade and the freezing cloud hangs so low that the top of the famous tower is almost completely obscured.
January 18, 2021

Courtney Kemp net worth: How much is Courtney Kemp worth?

COURTNEY KEMP is the creator behind Starz gangster series Power but some fans might be curious to know more about her. How much is Courtney Kemp worth?
January 18, 2021

Statins: Do Statins cause more harm than good? What are the side effects?

STATINS are a type of medication that help to prevent high cholesterol levels in the blood as well as a number of deadly conditions, including heart disease, strokes, and heart attacks. But do statins cause more harm than good, and what are the side ef...
January 18, 2021

Coronavirus new strain: The five symptoms that take the longest to recover from

CORONAVIRUS can produce a panoply of effects, some of which can endure for months on end. A new study highlights five of the most stubborn 'long COVID' symptoms.
January 18, 2021

Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s and Aldi share update on home delivery slots as demand rises

SUPERMARKET home delivery slots have become increasingly popular throughout the pandemic with demand for online shopping rising. Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury's and Aldi have shared their latest advice on booking home delivery slots.
January 18, 2021

The economic challenges facing Joe Biden as he enters the White House

Joe Biden faces two economic challenges in taking office this week.
January 18, 2021

Council Tax and Stamp Duty could be axed – What is national property tax?

COUNCIL tax and Stamp Duty could be axed as the Government faces increasing pressure to reform property taxes in the UK. So what could replace council tax and Stamp Duty?