April 5, 2022

Rise in fuel prices break records – and 5p duty cut ‘has done nothing’ to help motorists

The cost of filling a family car with petrol was a third higher in March than it was a year ago, while a diesel car cost 40% more - and the chancellor's 5p fuel duty cut has done little to help.
April 5, 2022

Millions of workers hit by National Insurance hikes from today

Millions of workers will begin paying higher National Insurance contributions from today as part of a plan to raise billions for the NHS and social care.
April 5, 2022

National insurance rise: How will it work and what will it mean for you?

The national insurance rise is a significant change to our tax system - but what will it mean for you?
April 5, 2022

Exhibitions group Hyve sells Russian operations in wake of Ukraine war

Hyve, the London-listed exhibitions group, has struck a deal to offload its operations in Russia in the latest example of the corporate exodus from the country.
April 5, 2022

Manchester Airport boss resigns amid travel chaos for passengers

Manchester Airport's managing director has resigned from her role amid weeks of chaos for travellers.
April 5, 2022

‘Repels them’: Use plants as a ‘natural pesticide’ to ‘deter slugs’ away from the garden

SLUGS are one of the most damaging pests in the garden, especially during springtime. Luckily, there are several ways gardeners can get rid of them, including using plants that slugs hate.
April 5, 2022

Sleep: Two-thirds of Britons not getting enough sleep are at increased risk of diabetes

BRITAIN is a sleep deprived nation, with two-thirds of Britons getting less than seven hours of shuteye each night. While not a surprise for many, the health risks are great.
April 5, 2022

Dr Michael Mosley: Expert warns lack of sleep could hike risk of cancer

"A GOOD night's sleep is a wonderful thing; I just wish I had more of them," shared Dr Michael Mosley in his new BBC documentary. Starting a new day in his home, the doctor confessed that he had been battling insomnia for years. He's not alone as the p...
April 5, 2022

Government to double hydrogen power target

The government is expected to double its target for hydrogen production in the Energy Security Strategy to be published on Thursday.
April 5, 2022

The Queen’s £66.3million necklace had Kate Middleton ‘positively dripping in diamonds’

THE ROYAL FAMILY own several jewels in the form of tiaras, necklaces, engagement rings and brooches. But what is the most expensive piece of royal jewellery?
April 5, 2022

UK’s LGBT+ business champion quits over transgender conversion therapy row

The UK's LGBT+ business champion has resigned over the government's policy on conversion therapy.
April 5, 2022

‘Friends say I look younger!’ Aldi shoppers ‘amazed’ by £3.50 age-defying face cream

ALDI is on a mission to bring great quality product at affordable prices, and it seems its beauty range is succeeding.