February 16, 2021

Foreign holidays ‘highly unlikely’ this summer, warns Nicola Sturgeon

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has warned holidays abroad are "highly unlikely" this summer due to the risks posed by new COVID variants.
February 16, 2021

VAT should be cut to help boost green recovery from pandemic, MPs says

VAT should be reduced on home energy efficiency projects and products using recycled materials to help boost a green recovery from the pandemic, MPs have said.
February 16, 2021

Nigerian variant found in UK could be resistant to vaccines – symptoms to spot

A NEW strain of coronavirus first detected in Nigeria has made its way into the UK, with 32 cases reported so far. A prominent expert has warned the variant may prove resistant to the vaccines. What are the symptoms?
February 16, 2021

How entrepreneurial skills can equip young people facing the bleak prospect of unemployment

There are fears that a fall in employment for young people during COVID-19 and its after effects may lead to a lost generation.
February 16, 2021

Test and trace ‘now working really, really well’, says Serco boss

The boss of an outsourcing giant involved in the much-criticised coronavirus test and trace programme has admitted it took "some time to settle down" but argued it was "now working really, really well".
February 16, 2021

Bitcoin storms past $50,000 for first time as mainstream appeal grows

Bitcoin has crossed the $50,000 (£36,000) barrier for the first time on the back of surging demand for the so-called crypto king among mainstream investors.
February 16, 2021

Bitcoin storms past $50k for first time as mainstream appeal grows

Bitcoin has crossed the $50,000 barrier for the first time on the back of surging demand for the so-called crypto king among mainstream investors.
February 16, 2021

LloydsPharmacy owner McKesson in talks to sell high street giant

The American owner of the LloydsPharmacy chain is in talks to sell one of Britain’s biggest drug retail and wholesale groups amid warnings about the industry’s future financial viability.
February 16, 2021

Kamala Harris Converse shoes helped Americans ‘identify’ with her in election campaign

KAMALA HARRIS put her Converse shoes at the very forefront of her campaign for Vice President of the United States. The politician acknowledged the Chuck Taylor's in an Instagram post.
February 16, 2021

A Place In The Sun couple’s extreme weight loss after seeing themselves on camera

BARNSLEY couple Lisa and Paul Sanderson were motivated to make a dramatic change to their health after watching themselves on the Channel 4 show. Now they have lost almost 12 stone between them.
February 16, 2021

Wheeler Dealers Mike Brewer ‘can’t believe his luck’ after Land Rover Series III discovery

WHEELER DEALERS host Mike Brewer has confirmed he couldn't believe his luck after securing a Land Rover Series III for the latest series.
February 16, 2021

HSBC lines up ex-CBI chief Fairbairn to join board

Dame Carolyn Fairbairn, the former CBI director-general, is being lined up to join the board of HSBC Holdings, Europe's biggest lender.