January 14, 2021

Port chaos looms as France demands stricter COVID testing over ‘English variant’ fears

France is introducing strict new controls from Monday for anyone entering the country from outside the EU, including hauliers travelling from the UK.
January 14, 2021

Pursuing Tesla’s electric cars won’t rev up VW’s share price

Tesla has a lot more going for it than just its electric cars. VW must think wider and bolder to save the business.
January 14, 2021

Mick Fleetwood becomes latest music star to sell rights to biggest hits

Fleetwood Mac co-founder Mick Fleetwood has become the latest musician to sell the rights to their biggest hits.
January 14, 2021

Brexit trade problems: what’s gone wrong and can it be fixed?

Queues at borders, suspended deliveries, empty shelves: the EU-UK Trade Cooperatiion Agreement is not quite what it seemed in the brochure.
January 14, 2021

Seafood firms ‘only have weeks to survive’ – as minister admits Brexit ‘teething problems’

Scottish seafood companies only have "weeks" to survive without action to ease EU export delays, an industry leader has warned - as the environment secretary blamed "teething problems" due to Brexit.
January 14, 2021

Aston Villa-Everton Premier League game called off

The game will have to be rearranged
January 14, 2021

The risk of Covid infection from touching surfaces and handling post

Here is what the World Health Organisation says
January 14, 2021

Saracens owner Wray in talks to cut stake after salary cap scandal

The long-standing owner of Saracens is in talks to reduce his controlling stake in the rugby union club as it seeks to rebuild in the wake of the salary cap scandal which triggered its relegation last year.
January 14, 2021

Housebuilder Avant lays foundations for £500m sale

The owners of Avant Homes Group, one of Britain’s biggest private housebuilders, are preparing to kick off a long-delayed auction of the company that could fetch more than £500m.
January 14, 2021

COVID is changing the way we work – and for disabled people too

The most commonly requested, and rejected, reasonable adjustment is now widespread in many organisations. But does working from home really remove barriers for disabled people?
January 14, 2021

Government updates Covid rules – but won’t say what has changed

The guidance was updated on January 13
January 14, 2021

Vaccinations postponed as heavy snow and freezing rain batter UK

A further yellow warning for snow and ice remains in place until 9pm on Thursday