October 14, 2021

Marcus Rashford and Daniel Kaluuya named among UK’s most influential black people

The Powerlist details the 100 most influential people of African or African Caribbean heritage and is updated annually
October 14, 2021

Recruitment agencies report 2.29 million jobs boom

'It’s a good time to be looking for work right now, but this bounce-back phase will pass'
October 14, 2021

Lateral flow tests replacing PCRs for vaccinated England arrivals at half-term

Travellers will be able to order lateral flow tests from private testing providers on GOV.UK
October 14, 2021

Government claims green investment ‘boom’ – but climate campaigners say much more could be done

The government claims it has kickstarted a green investment "boom", but campaigners say much more could be done to reach its climate goals.
October 14, 2021

Job adverts soar to record high as labour market continues flux

Job adverts have soared by over 600,000 since late August to a new record high, according to the latest figures released.
October 14, 2021

Date set for when fully vaccinated travellers can use lateral flow tests instead of PCRs

Fully vaccinated passengers and children arriving in England from non-red list countries can take a cheaper lateral flow test from 24 October instead of a PCR test.
October 14, 2021

Martin Lewis urges people to check car and home insurance deals now as major rule change looms

"The window of opportunity to bag your cheap switchers deal is now"
October 14, 2021

Daligas becomes latest energy supplier to crash amid ‘unprecedented conditions’

The energy supplier Daligas is set to become the industry's latest victim as the company folds under the pressure of record high wholesale prices and volatile market conditions.
October 14, 2021

Ministers plan to increase how frequently overseas HGV drivers can deliver in UK

The government wants to change how frequently overseas HGV operators can deliver in the UK to help solve the current supply chain problems.
October 14, 2021

Boots bounces back as COVID test sales soar and online business thrives in lockdown

Boots enjoyed a bumper year thanks to booming sales of COVID-19 tests, according to its latest company results - despite footfall levels on the high street still being weaker than they were before the pandemic.
October 14, 2021

Tech giant SoftBank’s Vision Fund to back resurgent British digital lender Zopa

The world's biggest technology investment engine is buying a stake in Zopa, the British fintech which has revived its fortunes after a torrid period in which it nearly lost its banking licence.
October 14, 2021

Overseas butchers and abattoir workers to be granted six-month visas to deal with pig backlog

Butchers and abattoir workers from overseas will be granted seasonal worker visas to deal with the backlog of pigs that need to be slaughtered, the government has announced.