January 10, 2022

Retail and restaurants held back as Omicron dampened appetite for Christmas shopping and parties

Christmas retail and restaurant spending was held back last month as the spread of Omicron and restrictions to tackle it took their toll on shopping and partying, new industry data shows.
January 10, 2022

ITV Beat The Chasers: Who is celebrity contestant Richard Whitehead?

He won silver at the Tokyo Paralympic Games
January 10, 2022

UK’s ‘smallest baby’ has foot smaller than mother’s thumb – miracle birth

A BABY thought to be the smallest in the UK weighed just 325g when she was born prematurely on December 30.
January 10, 2022

Ikea cuts sick pay for unvaccinated staff who have to self isolate

Ikea has cut sick pay for unvaccinated staff forced to self-isolate because of close contact with someone who has COVID-19.
January 10, 2022

How to remove tea and coffee stains from mugs – the one easy step

TEA and coffee stains build up over time and dull our favourite mugs, but luckily there's a simple way to solve the issue.
January 10, 2022

Warrington Council-backed Together Energy lines up administrators

A residential energy supplier part-owned by a Cheshire local authority is lining up administrators amid suggestions that it could collapse as soon as this week.
January 10, 2022

Bitcoin slides to five-month low amid wider sell-off

Bitcoin has fallen below $40,000 to hit its lowest level since August amid a wider sell off in risk assets including some of the tech sector's top names.
January 10, 2022

When does Rules of The Game start on BBC One? Details of new drama

Maxine Peake, Rakhee Thakrar and Alison Steadman star in Rules of The Game
January 10, 2022

Energy bills: windfall taxes have been tried before – but could such a move backfire?

Windfall taxes are in the spotlight after Labour's call for one on North Sea oil and gas producers to support relief for hard-pressed households with their energy bills.
January 10, 2022

Cladding concerns, roaming charges and a Rolls-Royce record

Ian King speaks to the executive chairman of the Home Builders Federation about how ministers are calling for developers to fix dangerous cladding.
January 10, 2022

Hundreds of jobs at risk as Wilko plans to shut expensive stores

Retailer Wilko has revealed plans to close 15 stores this year, placing hundreds of jobs at risk.
January 10, 2022

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars immune from global chip shortage after record year for sales

The chief executive of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars (RRMC) has told Sky News the company expects to continue to be immune from the global shortage of semiconductors holding back the wider car industry.