September 1, 2021

Bank of England names successor to Andy Haldane as chief economist

The Bank of England has appointed a former Goldman Sachs economist, with extensive experience at the European Central Bank (ECB), as its next chief economist.
September 1, 2021

New data shows Covid booster jabs are needed now, says Jeremy Hunt

'Some aren’t convinced even that is enough to control the Delta variant'
September 1, 2021

JoJo Maman Bebe warns of price rises as shipping costs surge

JoJo Maman Bebe has said that surging shipping costs meant it would have to implement its most significant price rises for five years.
September 1, 2021

Facebook and Apple smart glasses will soon be upon us – but are they just another fad?

The age of smart glasses is upon is, or so reckon Facebook and Apple, both of which are expected to launch devices in the near future, betting serious money that this isn't just another fad.
September 1, 2021

Is Piers Morgan coming back to GMB? Presenter asks ITV to return after Ofcom clears him over Meghan comments

The 56-year-old quit the show in March following his remarks about the Duchess of Sussex
September 1, 2021

One in seven Covid-positive children have symptoms almost four months later

The research will be presented to the JCVI – which has yet to give a decision on extending the Covid jabs rollout to 12 to 15-year-olds
September 1, 2021

RSPCA urges people to be vigilant after second 10ft snake found in country lane

It comes just days after another "huge" python was rescued from a tree in the area
September 1, 2021

Vaccine passports for nightclubs ‘could lead to spike in house parties’

Parklife co-founder Sacha Lord said the move has the potential to be harmful by encouraging a surge in 'less safe' indoor parties
September 1, 2021

Pen Farthing explains why Nowzad staff got left behind in Afghanistan

The former Marine said he had an 'AK47' shoved in his face
September 1, 2021

Surprise rise in house prices and the UK economy looks strong

On the Ian King Business Podcast, we hear about why house prices have made an unexpected rise; the UK economy grows at the fastest rate for 7 years; and analysis of whether equities face a correction.
September 1, 2021

Wetherspoons issue beer shortage warning amid major supply chain problems

It comes amid a mounting supply chain crisis in the UK, caused by a lorry driver shortage, the pandemic and Brexit
September 1, 2021

Banking tech provider ThoughtMachine lands ‘unicorn’ status with new funding

A banking technology provider backed by Britain's biggest high street lender will add its name to the list of UK tech 'unicorns' in the coming weeks when it completes a £150m fundraising.