August 2, 2022

‘Big four’ supermarkets failing to reduce petrol prices in line with falling wholesale costs, RAC warns

The "big four" supermarkets and several other retailers are failing to reduce petrol prices in line with falling wholesale costs, the RAC has warned.
August 2, 2022

Why is the Bank of England adding to the cost of living crisis by raising rates?

The Bank of England has imposed the biggest interest rate hike since 1995 in a bid to tackle inflation but is adding significant costs to borrowers in the process.
August 2, 2022

Energy price cap to remain above £3,500 through most of 2023, report warns

The energy price cap will remain above £3,500 a year throughout most of 2023, according to the latest dire forecast for household bills.
August 2, 2022

Nuclear pioneer First Light Fusion ignites plan for £400m fundraising

An Oxford-based company behind a pioneering approach to generating clean fusion power is kicking off a £400m capital-raising that would be among the largest by a UK energy start-up.
August 2, 2022

Greggs sees sales jump 27.1% as shoppers seek cheaper meals

Greggs has seen sales jump by 27.1% in the first half of the year as customers turn to cheaper meals during the cost of living crisis.
August 2, 2022

House prices at 12-month high across the UK – ‘surprising degree of momentum’

HOUSE PRICE growth remains in double digits for the ninth successive month, putting prices at a 12-month high. However, the market is expected to slow by the end of the year according to Nationwide's recent house price index report.
August 2, 2022

Top 10 smells which could help your home sell quicker – ‘makes all the difference’

NEW RESEARCH has unveiled the top 10 scents that can help to sell your property quickly. The study also found the smells which could deter buyers.
August 2, 2022

Prince George & Charlotte’s ‘traditional’ new school in Windsor has classes on unusual day

PRINCE GEORGE and Princess Charlotte are due to move to Windsor for the start of a new term with their parents. What will their new school be like?
August 2, 2022

STI symptoms: The sign in your mouth that can signal syphilis – ‘See a GP’

SOME sexually transmitted infections can go by unmissed. If they don't present symptoms it can be impossible to even know you're infected. But as soon as you notice any potential signs it is best to get checked out immediately.
August 2, 2022

Horoscopes today – Russell Grant’s star sign forecast for Tuesday, August 2

TODAY'S horoscope sees one star sign needing to chill out and regain control, while another should make sure all their hard work doesn't go to waste. What else can you expect? Russell Grant shares his analysis
August 2, 2022

Forget your 4K TV! There’s a new way to watch Freeview, Sky and Netflix

TIRED of your 4K television? This new box of TV tricks from Hisense turns any wall into a mini cinema.
August 2, 2022

Monty Don shares ‘best time’ to prune lavender plant – avoid it being ‘straggly and woody’

LAVENDER is known for its fragrant flowers which can add a pop of colour into any garden. According to Monty Don, it might be time to prune the shrub.