October 6, 2021

Sturgeon dealt Supreme Court hammer blow that ‘torpedoes’ independence referendum chances

NICOLA Sturgeon's threats of a "wildcat" independence referendum have been "torpedoed" by the UK's highest court in a landmark legal battle, experts said.
October 6, 2021

Energy and council tax bills could rise by hundreds of pounds from next year

Council tax may need to rise by up to 5% a year for the next three years - the latest in a long list of warnings that the cost of living is expected to increase substantially.
October 6, 2021

‘It’s the tip of the iceberg’: Dairy farmers forced to pour milk away due to HGV driver shortage

British dairy farmers say they have poured tens of thousands of litres of milk away due to the HGV driver shortage - and fear it is just the "tip of the iceberg" ahead of winter.
October 6, 2021

Nine in ten forecourts outside London and South East stocked with both fuel grades

More than nine in ten forecourts in most of the country are now stocked with both petrol and diesel but some parts are still struggling to recover from the fuel crisis, according to industry data.
October 6, 2021

Interserve break-up nears end with £140m RMDK sale to Altrad

The break-up of what was once one of Britain's biggest outsourcers will near its conclusion this week when the former jewel in Interserve's crown is sold to a French industrial group.
October 6, 2021

First approved vaccine against malaria to be rolled out – ‘powerful new tool’ says WHO

FIRST ever malaria vaccine to be rolled out across Africa to shield children from the deadly disease. The World Health Organization dubbed the moment "historic" in the fight against the deadly disease.
October 6, 2021

Travel advice lifted for 32 countries – and travel insurance will cover them again

Advice not to travel to 32 countries due to COVID has been lifted by the government - meaning insurance firms will again cover them.
October 6, 2021

Scientists have finally unravelled the mystery of why some people get ‘Covid toe’ – study

MILLIONS of coronavirus sufferers across Britain have been struck by unusual side effects, yet the mechanisms behind these ailments remain poorly misunderstood. Researchers, however, have now shed light on one skin condition, which they believe could b...
October 6, 2021

PM’s ‘economically illiterate’ approach under fire as speech echoes F-bomb to business

It was in 2018, during the apparently endless post-Brexit vote debate, that Boris Johnson first said, "F*** business".
October 6, 2021

Researchers may have discovered the secret to reaching ‘aged 90 and over’ – major finding

POPULATIONS around the world are living longer than ever before and researchers are actively trying to unravel the secret to reaching 90 and beyond. In one study, researchers focused on Ikaria, which is home to some of the world's oldest people. What a...
October 6, 2021

Adele weight loss: Diet plan singer followed to lose seven stone – how it works

ADELE is the singer who has made headlines in recent days, hinting at her first album in six years. The Rolling in the Deep singer has also lost a whopping seven stone following a specific diet, what is it?
October 6, 2021

Sky to replace satellite dishes and boxes with smart TV sets

Sky is launching a new smart television called Sky Glass which aims to declutter homes by binning set-top boxes and satellite dishes while giving customers access to their favourite films and shows.