May 6, 2022

Mum designs Twin Bath to solve bath time problem

Laura McGlade from Redcar, Teeside launched the Bumblebeez brand after four years of product development
May 6, 2022

Possible link between mystery rise in child hepatitis and adenovirus in dogs being investigated

Experts also say that 14 per cent of children affected across the UK recently tested positive for Covid
May 6, 2022

Slimming World and Weight Watchers not getting enough NHS referrals, says study

Study highlights lack of relationship between doctor's surgeries and weight management programmes
May 6, 2022

Cleaning hack mum uses garden grass to effortlessly clean her oven racks

After seeing the hack on TV years ago, Marea Pearse waited ages to try it and wasn't feeling too optimistic...
May 6, 2022

Petrol giant EG Group swoops for stricken McColl’s as administrators called in

The billionaire brothers behind one of Britain's biggest fuel retailing empires are close to sealing a last-ditch swoop on McColl's Retail Group that could lead to thousands of job losses.
May 6, 2022

McColl’s appoints administrators but Asda co-owners expected to agree rescue

McColl's, the convenience retailer, has appointed administrators but the co-owners of Asda are expected to agree a deal that would rescue the bulk of the company.
May 6, 2022

Stock markets in turmoil, rescue deal for McColl’s and the rise of the smart bus

In today's episode, Ian King looks at the markets reacting to rising interest rates and soaring inflation.
May 6, 2022

Rail companies ‘failing dismally’ to help families with young children travel on trains

Rail companies have been accused of "failing dismally" to help families with young children travel on trains, according to a new report.
May 6, 2022

British Airways’ parent firm eyes return to profit despite staff shortage adding to costs

The parent company of British Airways has hailed a pick-up in travel between the UK and United States for helping to narrow losses and predicted a return to profitability this year despite a leap in costs.
May 6, 2022

Chelsea FC sale: Dividend ban and debt limits feature in ‘anti-Glazer’ takeover deal

The new owners of Chelsea Football Club would be prevented from paying dividends or taking management fees for a decade under a package of measures designed to avoid the controversies which have dogged Manchester United since the Glazers' takeover in 2...
May 6, 2022

Morrisons pitches rescue deal for ailing convenience chain McColl’s

The supermarket giant Morrisons has proposed a last-ditch rescue deal for McColl’s Retail Group that would preserve the majority of its 16,000-strong workforce.
May 6, 2022

EU’s Russia oil ban in jeopardy as Hungary rejects sanction as ‘atomic bomb’ for economy

Hungary has warned it cannot accept the EU's planned ban on Russian oil in its current form as it would amount to an "atomic bomb" for its economy, threatening to scupper the bloc's sixth sanctions package against Moscow.