August 3, 2022

Twitter sends dozens of subpoenas to Elon Musk’s associates

Twitter is sending dozens of subpoenas to Elon Musk's associates and financial partners as part of its lawsuit against the billionaire for backing out of his deal to acquire the company.
August 3, 2022

Services sector grew at its slowest rate since February last year

The UK's service sector has grown at its slowest rate since February last year - when much of the country was still under COVID-19 restrictions.
August 3, 2022

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey gives employees £1,000 cost-of-living bonus

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey will give most of its employees £1,000 on top of their salaries to help them cope with rising fuel costs this winter.
August 3, 2022

Hosepipe ban announced for South East Water customers in Kent and Sussex

South East Water has announced a ban on hosepipe and sprinkler use for its customers in Kent and Sussex.
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?