September 21, 2018

How foodie culture could save the high street

High streets and town centres have been in decline for many years with few successful solutions, but Altrincham in Cheshire is bucking the national trend and showing other towns how it's done.
September 21, 2018

‘Sexy’ Handmaid’s Tale outfit pulled after online backlash

An online lingerie retailer has apologised after withdrawing a "sexy" version of the outfit made famous by the Handmaid's Tale TV series.
September 21, 2018

Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell’s conviction stands

Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his court conviction for failing to provide information to The Pensions Regulator.
September 21, 2018

2012 Olympics chief Mills to back ‘F1 of sailing’

The entrepreneur who led London's bid to host the 2012 Olympics is to lead Britain's charge into a new global sailing league being bankrolled by Larry Ellison, the Oracle billionaire.
September 21, 2018

NatWest online and mobile banking services down

NatWest has apologised after customers were left locked out their accounts when they tried to access its online banking or mobile app.
September 21, 2018

Tech glitch hits customers across three major banks

Royal Bank of Scotland, NatWest and Ulster Bank customers have lost access to online banking services - with many locked out of their accounts.
September 21, 2018

Moss Bros warns hot World Cup summer hit profit

Menswear chain Moss Bros has warned that its full year operating profits will fall short of expectations, hit by slow sales during the hot summer and compounded by staying away from the shops to watch the World Cup.
September 21, 2018

Italy challenges Ryanair charge on ‘essential’ hand luggage

Italy is challenging Ryanair's decision to charge passengers for hand luggage.
September 20, 2018

The full story on nation’s housing crisis

There is a conventional story about the housing crisis - one you've probably heard trotted out time and again by prime ministers and journalists for years. 
September 20, 2018

Rothesay leads race for £900m UKAR loans

One of Britain's biggest specialist life insurers has emerged as the frontrunner to buy a £900m mortgage portfolio from a Government agency, a decade after the state-backed bailout of Britain's banking sector.
September 20, 2018

UK’s housing crisis won’t be solved by more homes

The UK is facing not one but five concurrent mini housing crises - each with dramatically different consequences and solutions, research from Sky News finds.
September 20, 2018

McDonald’s, Wetherspoons and TGI Fridays workers plan strike

Workers from three popular hospitality chains are set to take part in a coordinated UK strike next month to highlight low pay and poor working conditions across the industry.