September 27, 2022

Cost of food rockets by more than ten percent in just one year

Shoppers are paying a record 10.6% more for food than they were a year ago, figures show.
September 27, 2022

IMF warns UK against mini-budget that will ‘likely increase inequality’

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has criticised the UK government's mini-budget, saying the plans for tax cuts and spending will increase inequality and counteract the Bank of England's monetary policy.
September 27, 2022

Spending cuts made necessary by mini-budget ‘could finish NHS’

If the government does not reverse its fiscal plans in the coming weeks, it may be left with little option but to cut public spending so significantly it could result in the end of the National Health Service, according to one of Britain's leading econ...
September 27, 2022

Royal Mail workers to strike on 19 days in run-up to Christmas

A series of new walkouts have been announced
September 27, 2022

Royal Mail workers to strike on 19 days over next two months

Royal Mail workers are to go on strike on 19 days over the next two months in a dispute over pay and conditions.
September 27, 2022

Big Brother executive says rebooting popular show a ‘hard job’

Big Brother is being revived by ITV next year
September 27, 2022

First letters stamped with King’s cypher produced at Buckingham Palace

It's a sign of the changes to come
September 27, 2022

Man claims it ‘impossible’ to buy metal tablespoon in home city – and offers £50 to anyone who can find one

A Bath resident caused a stir by highlighting the apparent cutlery shortage in his local city
September 27, 2022

More mortgage providers pull deals over rate rise fears

Two more of the biggest mortgage providers have suspended deals as the Bank of England signalled it would raise interest rates to rein in inflation after the chancellor's mini-budget.
September 27, 2022

MP Rupa Huq suspended after calling Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng ‘superficially’ black

In audio published online, Ms Huq can be heard discussing Mr Kwarteng’s elite school background
September 27, 2022

Experts reveal what to do if your radiator is hot at the top and cold at the bottom

How to fix your radiator yourself without having to call a plumber.
September 27, 2022

Clear signal that Bank of England will raise rates even higher in November

Central bankers are often accused of speaking in code or of making Delphic pronouncements.