September 24, 2021

‘Human logjam’: Massive queues as e-gates go down at UK airports and people stuck on planes

A "human logjam" has formed at Heathrow as crowds of people struggle to get through customs after e-gates failed, with some being left stuck on their planes.
September 24, 2021

Tiny wooden chalet near beach sells at auction for £75,000

The small shed-like building will be used as a holiday let
September 24, 2021

Woman says OnlyFans saved her life as it pays for treatment for rare condition

Rachael makes £4,000 a month from her pictures and says it has improved her mental health
September 24, 2021

Latest UK news lunchtime headlines: Queues for petrol and iPhones, energy crisis spreads, Dover blockaded

The latest news you need to know at lunchtime on Friday, September 24
September 24, 2021

Worst affected areas in UK revealed as furlough comes to an end

On 1 October many workers and families will be waking up to life without the COVID-19 safety nets they've become used to.
September 24, 2021

What are the new tip laws? UK government set to stop employers withholding tips

Campaigners have been calling for the change for years, and now hospitality employers will be legally obliged to pass on tips to staff in full
September 24, 2021

Britain has 10 days to save Christmas, warns retail industry amid lorry driver crisis

Significant disruption in the run up to Christmas is inevitable unless more delivery drivers are found in the next 10 days, the retail industry has warned.
September 24, 2021

Christmas cost hike faced by millions of households amid supply crisis

Have yourself a very costly Christmas is not how the festive favourite goes but it is on the cards for millions of households this year.
September 24, 2021

China announces complete ban on cryptocurrencies

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) has announced that all cryptocurrency-related financial activities are illegal, including transactions, providing pricing services, and launching new tokens.
September 24, 2021

Social housing platform Rentplus hires advisers for £300m fundraising.

An affordable housing provider set up six years ago is to turbocharge its growth by raising hundreds of millions of pounds that could be generated by a public listing.
September 24, 2021

Trade deal ‘not the be-all and end-all’, says top US diplomat in UK

America's top diplomat in the UK has told Sky News that a comprehensive UK-US free trade deal is "not the be-all and end-all" of boosting trade between the two countries.
September 24, 2021

London retains second place behind New York in list of world’s best financial hubs

New York has maintained its place at the top of the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI), while London has held on to second place as Chinese cities slipped.