We reveal who'd win gold in the investment Olympics
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 2:03 PM
Investment bank MSCI produces comparative data on stock-market performance, and if judged on the past five years, Taiwan comes out on top with a 270 per cent return.
How it is now cheaper to BUY a holiday car than hire one
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 2:02 PM
Natalie Ward found car rental deals were three times higher than usual in Menorca. This July, she was quoted £1,200 for a fortnight and that is more than the price of an all-inclusive trip in August.
Our guide to how you can save your summer if you can't afford to go away
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 2:01 PM
For those put off by the cost of a holiday this summer, there are plenty of options closer to home to keep the children busy - without breaking the bank.
My pingdemic diary of despair! One cafe owner reveals how his profits have been devoured
Mike Padgham bought his cafe bar in June 2019 but nine months later he was forced to shut as the first lockdown took hold. Since then, the curse of the NHS Covid-19 app has cost him £13,500
A credit crunch is on the cards as shoppers hit the high street again
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 2:00 PM
Now shoppers are back out on the High Street in their droves and in May, consumers borrowed more money than they paid off for the first time since August 2020, according to the Bank of England.
The rewards for switching energy supplier plummet in a year
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 1:59 PM
Customers who ditched expensive default or standard variable tariffs in favour of the cheapest on the market could cut their bills by £103 last month. It was the smallest difference since 2012.
ASK TONY: My neighbour hasn't got a computer, but BT bills her £30 per month for broadband
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 1:54 PM
In 2018, my 80-year-old neighbour asked me to look at her utilities and telephone bills. I discovered BT was charging her £30 per month for broadband.
New York restaurant customers to need Covid jabs
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 10:27 AM
The city is to require people using indoor businesses to have had Covid vaccinations.
Tuesday evening UK news briefing: Team GB in track cycling row after Denmark crash
Telegraph.co.uk - 03 August 2021 10:25 AM
Sweaty Betty sold in a £300m deal to a US firm
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 9:52 AM
The upmarket UK sportswear company is sold to US buyer Wolverine Worldwide, which sells footwear and lifestyle brands
Beachy Head lighthouse to be moved further inland ... just 20 years after first relocation
Telegraph.co.uk - 03 August 2021 9:10 AM
Scotland's Covid rules: what restrictions will end on August 9?
Telegraph.co.uk - 03 August 2021 8:32 AM
Parkrun is great for your pocket... and soul, says Lee Boyce
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 8:14 AM
Every Saturday morning, people gather at various locations in Britain at just before 9am to chat, make friends and then run 5km together, at varying degrees of expertise.
Best buy easy-access accounts: Rates creep higher
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 8:08 AM
Investec along with Coventry BS and Skipton BS have all ramped up easy-access rates, meaning the 0.5% ceiling has finally been breached after a bleak 2021 for savers.
Men and women are happiest with their bodies after hitting 60
Telegraph.co.uk - 03 August 2021 7:21 AM
Covid UK: Greggs will open 100 new branches by end of 2021 with 500 jobs
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 5:54 AM
The Newcastle-based high street bakery, which has 2,115 stores, said the business had swung from a loss to a profit after restrictions were eased and they were given the green light to trade.
Free climber jailed for scaling Shard climbs 36-storey London tower in new stunt
Telegraph.co.uk - 03 August 2021 5:19 AM
These are the five UK locations where police seized more cars last year than in 2019
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 4:52 AM
Police have the powers to seize vehicles if the user does not have a licence or is disqualified, is driving without insurance, the car is deemed unroadworthy or stolen.
Rishi Sunak warns young home working may hurt their career
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 4:17 AM
The chancellor says being in the office helped him build strong relationships when he started out.
Ministers reject calls to lower state pension age to 60
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 3:05 AM
The government says lowering the state pension age is not fair or affordable for taxpayers.
Finance firms plan to close coal plants in Asia
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 3:02 AM
The Asian Development Bank aims to have the plan ready for the COP26 climate conference in November.
The collapse of Enron and the dark side of business
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 2:57 AM
Twenty years on from the collapse of Enron, are the rules preventing corporate fraud tough enough?
Best UK primary schools near me: Find an undersubscribed, outstanding school in your area
Telegraph.co.uk - 03 August 2021 2:57 AM
Greggs to create 500 jobs as it plans 100 more stores
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 2:54 AM
The bakery chain swings back to profit and says it plans to keep expanding on the High Street.
Six months on from Gamestop, are DIY investors still interested in meme stocks?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 1:48 AM
The Gamestop saga at the start of the year prompted a wave of new DIY investors to start trading. Meme stocks remain popular options for investors as restrictions ease.
MARKET REPORT: Morrisons bidding battle sends shares soaring to their highest level since 2013
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 1:25 AM
Clayton Dubilier & Rice are believed to be putting together a fresh offer ahead of the deadline at 5pm on Monday, after the grocer's board backed a 254p bid from a rival consortium.
Factors to consider if you want to find a suitable site to build your own house
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 1:04 AM
There are some areas that are better than others to consider if you're planning to build your own home, and we take a look at where those are.
Starting pension contributions at 25 could save you £334 a month
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 1:00 AM
A single person wanting to retire at 55 on a £13,000 annual income would need to save £496 a month if they started paying into a pension at 25, according to analysis by robo-adviser Nutmeg.
Office landlines will be extinct in six years, experts predict
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 12:59 AM
The office landline will likely become extinct in November 2028, new analysis predicts.
Having an electric car charging point installed at home: Common questions answered
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 12:58 AM
To help drivers that are considering getting an electric car and installing a charger, we have answered the most common questions including how much installation really is.
What are the risks of IPOs to private investors?
In its analysis of 258 IPOs between January 2016 and May 2021, Stockopedia found there is a 'structural bias' in the current system that puts ordinary investors at a disadvantage.
Covid-19: Amber watchlist travel idea scrapped
bbc.co.uk - 03 August 2021 12:23 AM
Government sources say they have dropped proposals for a new category in the traffic light system.
Mass gathering of mundane motors on display at the Festival of the Unexceptional show
www.dailymail.co.uk - 03 August 2021 12:09 AM
The unique event is a celebration of all motors that you'd consider far from desirable but have been cherished by owners who have restored or maintained them in stunning condition.
Tuesday morning UK news briefing: Team GB rules the waves
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 11:47 PM
Shares slide after China brands online games 'electronic drugs'
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 11:21 PM
In recent months Beijing has cracked down on China's technology and private education industries.
Qantas stands down 2,500 staff over Sydney lockdown
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 7:58 PM
The airline says it expects Australia's largest city to be closed for at least two more months.
Daughter of rape victim helps bring conviction 46 years on
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 4:58 PM
Rapper Dizzee Rascal charged with assault
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 4:45 PM
Twitter works with news sites to tackle disinformation
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 4:20 PM
Twitter announces it will cooperate with two news agencies to promote more reliable information.
Bank fraud: ‘I had £9,000 stolen from my account’
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 4:08 PM
Scam victims are having difficulties getting bank support after losing cash, consumer group Which? says.
As Nigel Rudd flogs yet ANOTHER flagship business to a foreign firm, we chart his career history
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:50 PM
Rudd is chairman of aerospace and defence group Meggitt, which has been swooped on by American industrials giant ParkerHannifin in a £6.3 billion deal.
Stand up to the foreign raiders, says the boss of one of Britain's biggest aerospace firms, Senior
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:35 PM
David Squires, the chief executive of Senior, has said boards must 'do their job' in the face of private equity bids and be less afraid to turn them down.
Twitter founder Jack Dorsey splashes £20bn on 'buy now, pay later' firm
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:27 PM
The sale of Afterpay - founded in 2014 and known as Clearpay in Britain - to Square has been seen as a major milestone in the explosion of the 'buy now, pay later' consumer credit model.
Online car dealer Cazoo hits £8m in profits as it prepares for US listing
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:10 PM
The online car dealer said it posted an £8 million gross profit in the three months to June 30, compared to a £1 million loss last year, thanks to a seven-fold increase in sales to £141 million.
Record numbers of Londoners flee the capital for the suburbs even as the capital reopens
More than 60,000 Londoners sold up and moved out in the first six months of this year, according to international estate agents chain Hamptons.
Boss of US private equity firm is hired to head up UK Government Investments
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:09 PM
Vindi Banga is a senior member of Clayton Dubilier & Rice (CD&R), one of the US predators hoping to snap up Morrisons. From September he will become the chairman of UKGI.
BoE set to raise interest rates earlier than expected, says HSBC boss
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:07 PM
As the bank released its half-year results, CFO Ewen Stevenson said he thought it was possible the Bank of England's base interest rate could start moving higher from the middle of 2022.
The covid gravy train! Meet the bosses whose pandemic pay packets will make you see red
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:05 PM
No fewer than 65 firms have been put on the fat cats' 'list of shame' run by the Investment Association. That is a big increase on last year when 46 revolts had been registered by mid-summer.
ALEX BRUMMER: HSBC is banking on an Asian miracle
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:03 PM
The bank's move to focus on its core markets in Hong Kong and China might seem inappropriate at a time of deteriorating diplomatic and economic relations with Washington and London.
Fund administrator Sanne succumbs to £1.5bn private equity bid from industry giant Apex
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 1:58 PM
The Jersey-based company said it had indicated it would recommend the suitor's 920p-per share offer if it formalised its bid, helping push shares up 7.6 per cent, or 64p, to 908p.
Pictured: The ‘kindest boy you could ever wish to meet’ found dead in river as three arrested for murder
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 1:45 PM
Anglers left reeling after being told to pass health and safety exams to carry on fishing
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 1:33 PM
Beyond Meat boss: Tax on negative impacts "does appeal"
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 11:25 AM
Ethan Brown tells the BBC his firm wants to bring down the price of plant-based meat.
Police wanted to keep Streatham terror attacker behind bars, inquest hears
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 10:35 AM
Monday evening UK news briefing: Boris Johnson pledges 'simple' travel system as NHS Covid app tweaked
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 10:24 AM
Pictures of the Day: Mr Lordi receives second vaccine
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 10:00 AM
Gooseberry growing contest turns sour after poisoning claim
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 9:31 AM
Goldman Sachs raises banker pay after 95-hour week complaint
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 9:20 AM
The pay rise comes as top city banker says young recruits should stop moaning about long hours.
Pingdemic: ‘I'm losing hundreds of pounds in tips’
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 8:47 AM
An ill-timed alert on the NHS Covid app can mean bar staff losing out on tip income at the weekend.
Government could intervene in Meggitt takeover
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 8:27 AM
The UK government is "closely monitoring" a US firm's plan to buy the UK defence and aerospace company.
Best UK current accounts: Starling and Virgin Money winning switching battle
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 8:23 AM
The number of people swapping current accounts between April and June using the official service rose by almost a third on the previous three months, data shows.
ALEX BRUMMER: Business Secretary should act over Ultra
Kwarteng says he is taking an 'active interest' in Advent's swoop for Ultra. One trusts it is a more determined stance than he took following the agreed Fortress bid for supermarket Morrisons
SMALL CAP SHARE IDEAS: US-focused Lithium explorer Bradda Head
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 6:40 AM
It was hardly surprising that the fundraising for Bradda Head Holdings ended up being oversubscribed.
Mortgage rates go lower as Halifax launches 0.9% loan... but is it the best deal around?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 6:27 AM
Halifax has launched the latest offensive in the mortgage price war, and is now offering a home loan with an ultra-low rate of 0.9% - but only for those remortgaging with 40% deposits.
A 20-year-old VW Golf GTI with 8 MILES on the clock sells for £38,250
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 5:59 AM
The 2002 VW, a 25th Anniversary Edition of the Golf GTI, is one of 1,800 special versions, though isn't considered the most collectible model, which is why storing it for 20 years has raised eyebrows.
Energy price cap is expected to rise £150 this week
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 4:24 AM
Energy suppliers have upped the cheapest energy deals by £180 in a year, as the new price cap level is expected to rise for millions of households later this week, new research has revealed.
Premium Bonds winner scoops £1m with one of the lowest holdings
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 4:08 AM
One lucky Premium Bonds holder has become a millionaire with one of the smallest ever holdings to win.
Job roles UK: Thousands of roles now offering bonuses to join
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 3:16 AM
Companies struggling to hire the most include retailers, HGV haulage and logistics operators and healthcare providers.
If your put your money only on Team GB then you are missing out
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 2:33 AM
When it comes to our groceries and soft furnishings, many of us prefer to be patriotic and buy British. But when it comes to our investments, a home bias is not always the best strategy.
Vandals desecrate ancient church days after £150,000 restoration
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 1:48 AM
Annoyed by mispronunciations? These ‘pacific’ words will ‘probly’ leave you fuming
Telegraph.co.uk - 02 August 2021 1:25 AM
Home eco-improvements - do the sums stack up? This is Money podcast
www.dailymail.co.uk - 02 August 2021 12:13 AM
Ministers want us to ditch gas boilers and line our houses with insulation to save the planet, but do the sums add up for cash-strapped homeowners?
Banking giant HSBC sees first half profit more than double
bbc.co.uk - 02 August 2021 12:02 AM
The UK-based firm said the jump in profits was driven by an economic rebound in Britain and Hong Kong.
Monday morning UK news briefing: Covid booster jabs start next month
Telegraph.co.uk - 01 August 2021 11:43 PM
AA says don't panic buy fuel ahead of September switchover to E10 petrol
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 11:42 PM
An AA technical specialist says that 98% of petrol cars in the UK car run on unleaded with a higher bioethanol mix without any issues - though drivers with older models could face problems.
Should I leave my 'with profits' pensions where they are or move them?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 11:19 PM
Someone told me that with profits pots are hindering my fund and I should move them into a fully flexible Liverpool Victoria account but it will cost me £2,500 to do this.
Afterpay: Jack Dorsey's Square in Australia's biggest buyout
bbc.co.uk - 01 August 2021 7:04 PM
The $29bn deal for Afterpay will create an instalments payment giant in a hugely growing sector.
Hollywood's Sunset Studios chain has a new sister site - in Hertfordshire
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 6:38 PM
It will be used for TV, film and digital production and is expected to create 4,500 jobs. The investment comes at a time when the popularity of streaming services has turbocharged demand for new content.
Finding answers to the world's drinking water crisis
bbc.co.uk - 01 August 2021 4:22 PM
Scientists are racing to come up with technologies that can solve the world's clean water shortage.
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary could be flying towards an £85m payout
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 3:17 PM
The businessman stands to bag the lucrative bonus if the budget airline's stock hits €21 or above for a 28-day period between 2021 and 2024. It could also be triggered if Ryanair's profits double to €2billion.
Hollywood plans £700m film and TV studios in Hertfordshire
bbc.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:28 PM
Developers say the site could contribute £300m a year to the local economy and create 4,500 jobs.
RUTH SUNDERLAND: Easy pickings for buyout barons of private equity
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 1:51 PM
The stingy valuation placed on certain UK companies has left them prey to the private equity crocodiles. A study argued that more than 200 firms are vulnerable, including ITV, M&S and Vodafone.
Hong Kong tycoon's £237m dividend payout from UK Power Networks
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 1:50 PM
UK Power Networks, which runs electricity infrastructure in London, the South East and East of England, handed the huge payouts to Li Ka-shing. The firm has been part of his empire since 2010.
Bank of England divided over threat of
The inflationary spike has put the Bank's huge quantitative easing programme in the spotlight, with its monetary policy committee increasingly at odds over what to do next.
Sky News Australia suspended from YouTube over new Covid rules
Telegraph.co.uk - 01 August 2021 10:30 AM
Watch: Tourists evacuated from hotels by boat amid Turkey wildfires
Telegraph.co.uk - 01 August 2021 6:01 AM
SIR ROCCO FORTE: Travel U-turns are terrorism by government
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 3:24 AM
The Government has got to stop hiding behind their group of scientists. Let's take back control. That's a message that this Prime Minister above all can surely make once more.
'Chicken King' Ranjit Singh Boparan slashes debts at food empire
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 3:19 AM
The debt mountain at Ranjit Singh Boparan's holding company - which owns Britain's biggest chicken supplier 2 Sisters - has been cut by £50million to £580.4million, new accounts show.
'Zombie' firms will die after Chancellor's furlough ends
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 3:17 AM
Mia Drennan, founder of loans agency Glas, said some large UK companies were 'zombies' surviving only thanks to the Chancellor's financial support schemes.
Boss of booming Pig hotels Robin Hutson concerned over staff
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 3:15 AM
Not only is pandemic uncertainty lingering longer than Hutson would like, the entire hospitality industry is battling a major staffing crisis. And his Pig hotels - while attractive employers - are not immune.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Morgan Sindall has secure workload
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 3:05 AM
At £23.40, Morgan Sindall shares have soared by 66 per cent in the past four years and are likely to trend higher in the months and years ahead. We recommended the firm when shares were £14.10.
So sorry Mary Poppins - it IS worth investing in Mr Banks!
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:51 AM
In the past few days, the country's major banks have all published financial results that should encourage shareholders. But not everyone in financial circles believes they have a bright future.
Powerful investors think cruises will be 'next big thing' for Virgin
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:41 AM
Virgin Voyages is launching after the lifting of Covid restrictions allowed international cruises to restart. Chief commercial officer Nirmal Saverimuttu reported 'strong demand'.
Giggling Squid restaurant chain among 80 firms set to float
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:40 AM
Before the pandemic, Giggling Squid co-owner and chief executive Andy Laurillard said a flotation was something he'd 'love to do'. But the group was forced to close restaurants during the lockdowns.
HAMISH MCRAE: We should be relieved that dividends are back
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:39 AM
There are rich pickings for foreign investors that are experienced enough to look through fashion and spot value. Take the bid for Morrisons. Had UK shares not been so undervalued, it wouldn't have happened.
BP will struggle to emulate Shell's big dividend increase
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:33 AM
BP's Anglo-Dutch rival increased its dividend by 40 per cent last week and revealed plans to return $2billion (£1.4billion) to shareholders by the end of the year after the oil price recovered.
TONY HETHERINGTON: Botched dental work will cost £2,000 to fix
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:22 AM
My wife needed a tooth extraction, but the dentist had also removed the cap on the tooth next to the one extracted. She went back to replace the capped tooth, but the original dentist had left the country.
JEFF PRESTRIDGE: It's right to axe Inaction Fraud...but what's next?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:18 AM
Few organisations operating in consumer protection and information have performed as poorly in recent years as Action Fraud, the police's national fraud reporting service, but what will replace it?
JUPITER EMERGING & FRONTIER INCOME TRUST: Seeks new frontiers
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:09 AM
The trust's share price is back above its £1 launch price in May 2017 while fund manager Ross Teverson is confident that at some stage in the near future, the dividend can be tickled up again.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Weiss Korean Opportunity Fund can reap dividends
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:06 AM
Founded in 2013, the fund has delivered strong returns. The shares are £2.71, they are listed on AIM and should increase materially over time, paying annual dividends along the way.
Former Home Office Minister Norman Baker talks to ME & MY MONEY
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 2:02 AM
In a provocative interview, Baker said had he been interested in money, he would have sat as a Conservative MP, not a Liberal Democrat. His book about the Royal Family is out in paperback.
Save the slog and buy an oven-ready small business
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 1:57 AM
It tends to be easiest to buy a business in a field where you have existing expertise. You're likely to already have contacts, and to have a better grasp of the value of the business and its potential.
It could be time to cash in on the falling price of GOLD
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 1:53 AM
Traditionally, gold has been used as a hedge against inflation, which is why, as prices are already rising at 2.5 per cent, it is surprising that the price of the precious metal has been flat for much of 2021.
Santander in turmoil as 'next boss' leaves banking giant
www.dailymail.co.uk - 01 August 2021 1:32 AM
The sudden and unexplained exit of Tony Prestedge has left the bank in turmoil just five months before current boss Nathan Bostock is due to stand down.
Sunday morning UK news briefing: Today's top headlines from The Telegraph
Telegraph.co.uk - 31 July 2021 9:00 PM
Police officer suffers broken leg after being hit by e-scooter
Telegraph.co.uk - 31 July 2021 2:45 PM
House sales on track for their best year since before financial crisis
www.dailymail.co.uk - 31 July 2021 2:01 PM
The number of homes bought and sold is set to reach 1.4 million this year, the highest number since 2007, according to mortgage broker John Charcol. A monthly record was smashed in June.
Virgin Money losing raft of senior bankers on its top executive team
www.dailymail.co.uk - 31 July 2021 1:50 PM
Gavin Opperman, director of business banking, will leave when his role vanishes. Other senior exits will include Kate Guthrie, who is head of people and sits on the leadership team.
Garden firm Thompson & Morgan sows seeds for £200m sale
City sources said the owners of Thompson & Morgan, founded more than 150 years ago, is working with advisers from KPMG on 'strategic options', which could lead to a sale of the business.
STOCKS TO WATCH: Is new bidder a stumbling block for Telit takeover?
City sources said Swiss chip company U-blox had made a last-ditch effort to mount a £320million-plus counter-offer. They said U-blox offered £2.60 a share in cash for Telit.
Small banks could be given boost by Bank of England
Since the financial crisis, lenders have been forced to hold a bigger capital safety net once they reach a certain size, in case they collapse. But banks have complained this makes it harder for them to grow.
Publish data behind holiday rules, Ministers told
There are now fears that Ministers will put European hotspots on a new 'amber watch list', meaning they could go straight on the red list. Families would then face compulsory hotel quarantine on their return.
Stop moaning about hours, City chief tells junior bankers on £70,000
Rolet, former boss of the Stock Exchange, who built his career in banking, said graduates had no right to complain about working 80 hours a week because 'that's the business' and 'no one is coercing them'.
Marshal dies after car flips during race at Brands Hatch
Telegraph.co.uk - 31 July 2021 1:26 PM
Secret NHS pandemic plan could have meant premature babies were denied care
Telegraph.co.uk - 31 July 2021 10:37 AM
You are not alone: How Carrie chose to share her miscarriage grief to help other women in their darkest hour
Telegraph.co.uk - 31 July 2021 10:12 AM
Boris and Carrie Johnson expecting second baby
Telegraph.co.uk - 31 July 2021 7:40 AM
Is the UK state pension REALLY the worst among rich rival countries?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 31 July 2021 1:06 AM
An oft-cited measure, which looks at how far the state pension goes in replacing an average salary in different countries, does not tell the whole story. - we take a look.
Three quarters of drivers want lower motorway speed limits in the wet
www.dailymail.co.uk - 31 July 2021 1:05 AM
Britain statistically has some of the safest roads in the world. However, annual death numbers have remained the same since 2012, with pressure mounting on MPs to trigger a decline in fatality figures.
Lasting power of attorney could go digital to make it easier to set up
www.dailymail.co.uk - 31 July 2021 1:04 AM
Lasting power of attorney allows people to appoint someone they trust, usually a family member or friend, to take control of their affairs if they fall ill.
Sky customers to receive US streaming service, Peacock, for free later this year
www.dailymail.co.uk - 31 July 2021 12:37 AM
Sky customers will have access to the Peacock streaming service for free later this year, the firm has revealed.
Storm Evert: Two women seriously injured by falling tree in Suffolk as wild weather continues
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 9:52 PM
Saturday morning UK news briefing: Today's top headlines from The Telegraph
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 9:00 PM
A 20-year-old VW Golf GTI with just 8 MILES on the clock to be sold at auction
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 4:02 PM
Records show it has just one keeper ahead of the auction, and they've barely put a print on the leather steering wheel. It has covered a mere 0.4 miles for every year it has been registered on the road.
ALEX BRUMMER: Morrisons is the wrong deal at the wrong time
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 3:19 PM
A spineless board has convinced Fortress it is
on the home straight and it can use a court-sanctioned deal to speed through the merger in the face of public interest opposition. But it is not a done deal.
Green light for private equity swoop on supermarket Morrisons
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 3:17 PM
The consortium revealed the CMA had confirmed it will not intervene if shareholders vote its 254p-per-share offer through next month. The Morrisons board has already backed the bid.
Minnow Equals an exciting (albeit risky) bet, says MR MONEY MAKER
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:54 PM
It is one of the fashionable fintechs in which new technology is shaking up the dusty old world of banking. I see this business as now being self-funding with £9m of
free cash on the books.
MARKET REPORT: Babcock rocked by sell-off
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:52 PM
The UK's second-largest defence firm said it would need to write off £2billion from the value of the business as part of a drastic overhaul. This was more than the £1.7billion it had indicated in April.
Rolls-Royce to reveal results after dismal 18 months
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:50 PM
It makes the bulk of its money from the number of hours flown by the engines it supplies to large planes that travel on long-distance routes. But the recovery for long-haul specialists has been tepid.
Fashion house Prada sees its shares rocket
Sales of its handbags, shoes and perfumes increased by 8 per cent to £1.1billion in the first six months of the year, compared with the same period in 2019.
Monzo being investigated over alleged breaches of money laundering rules
It was informed about the probe by City Watchdog, the FCA, in May 2020, an annual report revealed. Monzo said the investigation was looking at 'our compliance with financial crime regulation'.
Fintech start-ups are challenging the old guard of the banking world
Fintechs, the new breed of challenger digital institution, are snapping at the heels of the mainstream banks, whose legacy IT systems make innovation expensive.
Pearson launches Netflix-style subscription for textbooks in US
For £11 per month, students will be able to access books from the UK-based publisher through an 'all-you-can-eat' online model. Boss Andy Bird is hoping the offering will revive the group.
Quarter of supermarket milk deliveries unable to get through
Arla's UK managing director, Ash Amirahmadi, warned of a 'summer of disruption' unless bold action is taken by the Government. Arla supplies milk to about 2,400 stores each day.
Bumble tells employees they can take unlimited holiday
The move comes as the pandemic has forced Bumble to 'reflect' on the ways its employees work. In June, Bumble temporarily closed its offices for a week to give burnt-out staff a break.
Fears workers in textile factories are still being exploited hits Boohoo
An investigation by Sky News has revealed that factory owners have found 'creative and innovative' ways to get around stricter audits. Boohoo said it was 'committed to the highest standards.
NHS made secret pandemic plan to deny care to elderly
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:30 PM
Watch: Nurses and NHS staff protest Government's proposed 3pc pay rise
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:09 PM
BA owner IAG to increase flights this summer as losses shrink to €2bn
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 12:51 PM
IAG said it was planning to increase passenger capacity between July and September to 45 per cent of pre-Covid levels, up from just 20.8 per cent in the first half of the year, as demand for flights soars.
Stonehenge tunnel is unlawful, High Court rules
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 11:18 AM
Friday evening UK news briefing: Sir Steve Redgrave wades into British Rowing row at Tokyo Olympics
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 10:10 AM
Watch: 99 migrants rescued from Mediterranean Sea
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 10:09 AM
Pictures of the Day: Prince Charles enjoys a wee dram of whisky at Lerwick fish market
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 10:00 AM
The Crown reveals first picture of Imelda Staunton as the Queen
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 8:09 AM
FCA to review UK 'mortgage prisoner' numbers stuck on high rates after previous 'low estimate'
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 7:50 AM
The Financial Conduct Authority will review its data on mortgage prisoners, who are trapped on interest rates up to 9 per cent after taking out loans with firms that collapsed in 2008.
‘Yobbish’ estate agent admits assaulting Chris Whitty in viral video
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 7:49 AM
SMALL CAP MOVERS: Itaconix plunges as sales plateau;
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 7:20 AM
The price of Itaconix shares went down the plughole as the company, whose plant-based polymers are used in detergent products, warned of order fluctuations.
'Pingdemic' self isolation and chip shortage sees UK car outputs fall 40%
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 7:18 AM
Car bosses today demanded 'immediate action to mitigate impact of self-isolation or risk further blow to recovery'.
Ministers under mounting pressure to intervene in Ultra swoop
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 6:57 AM
Labour MPs have joined Tory counterparts in urging the Government to step in amid mounting fears over the threat the deal poses to national security.
Watch - Death toll in Turkish wildfires rises to four as tourists are evacuated
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 6:43 AM
Storm Evert: Foul weather delays Camp Bestival as stewards scramble to make site safe
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 6:35 AM
Bentley bounces back from pandemic with record half-year profits
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 6:06 AM
The Crewe-based luxury car firm says its operating profit of £151.5m for the first six months of this year is greater than any profit figure it has posted for a full-year.
Brighton cat killer jailed for more than five years
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 4:14 AM
Watch - Pollution turns lake in Argentina bright pink
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 3:25 AM
Most popular homes for sale overseas from Zoopla dominated by Ireland and Jamaica
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 2:11 AM
The most popular online homes for sale overseas have been revealed by Zoopla and the list is dominated by Ireland and Jamaica.
China tells UK to 'obey the rules' as Royal Navy enters South China Sea
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:22 AM
One of UK's oldest stockbrokers set to fall into hands of US rival
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:18 AM
The 515p-a-share offer is a 43.5 per cent premium to the share price on Wednesday. Shares in Charles Stanley, which listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1852, soared 42.8 per cent.
Likelihood of finding a buyer for your home at its best point in a decade says Rightmove
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:09 AM
Almost seven out of 10 homes for sale successfully found a buyer between June last year and June this year, according to new data from Rightmove.
Calls for delivery firms to be fined as one in ten people have had a parcel lost or stolen this year
Citizens Advice believe all delivery firms should face penalties for losing parcels, claiming compensation made easier and drivers given better protections.
How do I claim old Premium Bonds belonging to my late father?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 30 July 2021 1:08 AM
When my 92-year-old mother died last September, as Executor of her Will for the Family, I informed NS&I of her death and received a payment amounting to £6 and was informed there...
INVESTING SHOW: Where investors can profit in the dividend recovery
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 11:58 PM
On this episode of the Investing Show Simon Lambert and Richard Hunter discuss which firms and sectors are returning to rewarding investors.
Friday morning UK news briefing: 'Misleading' hospital case numbers
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 July 2021 11:42 PM
'My bakery lets you take a bite out of celebs'
bbc.co.uk - 29 July 2021 4:13 PM
Funny Face Bakery shot to fame when Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian posted about its cookies.
The fungus and bacteria tackling plastic waste
bbc.co.uk - 29 July 2021 4:04 PM
Bacteria, fungus and enzymes can all digest plastic, but can they work at a useful commercial scale?
One in seven shops across Britain is empty, BRC says
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 4:01 PM
Unmasking the plight of many of Britain's once-bustling shopping hubs, the BRC report said that one in five shopping centre shops are vacant.
ALEX BRUMMER: Morrisons and Ultra should learn from Astrazeneca
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 3:35 PM
You only have to look at the fortunes of Astrazeneca since 2014 to understand why rejecting financially driven overseas suitors is the right course. Astra has become Britain's most valuable company.
The Great Covid bounceback: Lloyds boss hails Britain's economic recovery
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 3:33 PM
William Chalmers, who is standing in as chief executive before Charlie Nunn starts next month, said the outlook was 'more promising' as the country bounces back from the pandemic.
Skoda a contender for unbeatable value and style, says RAY MASSEY
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 2:30 PM
This car maker has had a remarkable renaissance. Last year, the company celebrated its 125th anniversary - and what a century and a quarter it has been.
Boycott of Israeli settlements puts Ben & Jerry's at odds with Unilever
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 2:26 PM
From small beginnings in Germany - stirring up hate against Jewish businesses - came the Nuremberg laws in 1935 and the Holocaust. That's why boycotts matter so much to Israel.
Another leading Morrisons investor publicly denounces £6.3bn bid
Investment giant M&G, which looks after more than £3.5billion of savings and holds a 1.08 per cent stake in the grocer, is the latest shareholder to pour cold water on the deal.
MARKET REPORT: BT languishing in FTSE100 doldrums
The telecoms giant was the biggest faller on the blue-chip index after it reported a drop in first-quarter turnover and profits. BT was hit by earnings in its global division.
Amazon rakes in sales of £81bn in just three months
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 2:25 PM
The internet giant, whose founder Jeff Bezos recently blasted into space, saw revenues soar 27 per cent between April and June from the same time last year.
Shares in Pets at Home fall nearly 6% despite impressive performance
The retailer revealed sales jumped 25.7 per cent in the 16 weeks to July 15 to £377.8m as people continued to buy pets during the pandemic. Profits are expected to come in at £130m.
Thursday evening UK news briefing: France is amber-plus due to island 6,000 miles away
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 July 2021 10:05 AM
Pictures of the Day: Lightning strikes in front of a rainbow as Storm Evert arrives
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 July 2021 10:00 AM
ALEX BRUMMER: Mixed blessings for Pfizer
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 9:30 AM
It is hard to begrudge Pfizer its Covid vaccine triumph as it raised its jab revenue forecast to £24.1billion. And there are big markets to aim for with vaccine provision still in the foothills.
Jodie Whittaker to quit Doctor Who
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 July 2021 9:16 AM
BUSINESS LIVE: Lloyds brings backs dividend as profits surge
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 8:51 AM
The FTSE 100 closed up 0.88 per cent or 61.79 points at 7,078.42 and the pound was at $1.40 against the dollar.
Storm Evert: Warning for staycationers and campers as 75mph winds to batter south coast
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 July 2021 8:00 AM
Move plug sockets higher up walls to cut risk in flooding, homeowners told
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 July 2021 7:47 AM
ULEZ expansion: £12.50 for an old Qashqai but a new Bentley's free
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 7:01 AM
The roads where many ordinary Londoners live, within the North and South Circular boundaries, are still packed with older cars that will incur the £12.50 daily ULEZ cost.
Birmingham Clean Air Zone: First month sees 44k fines
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 5:47 AM
The city council confirmed it had issued 44,106 non-payment penalty charge notices since 21 June after charging started on 14 June.
Huge spike in oil prices lifts Shell's profits and dividend
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 5:17 AM
The group upped its dividend payout to shareholders from 11p a share to 17p a share. But the dividend is still far from the 34p level it was cut from last year.
Music industry turns to livestreaming to boost revenue
bbc.co.uk - 29 July 2021 4:14 AM
Festivals, DJs and musicians are all using new tech to entertain fans and make money during Covid.
Households to see bills rise by £400 a year to cover cost of Government's net zero emissions target
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 2:22 AM
Household bills could rise by up to £400 a year in order to fund the Government's target of net zero emissions by 2050, a new report has revealed.
Cheeky Panda: Meet the couple building a sustainable toilet roll brand
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 1:50 AM
Julie and Chris Forbes launched Cheeky Panda in 2016 and is eyeing an IPO to become the first crowdfunded business to list in London.
Virgin Mobile axing Pay As You Go: Where to head next
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 1:42 AM
Those with PAYG will have the option to take an alternative pay monthly Sim-only plan from Virgin Mobile or can choose to move to another mobile provider with no financial penalty.
Rapid testing alone will not release people from travel quarantine, insists Foreign Secretary
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 July 2021 1:34 AM
GRACE ON THE CASE: Amazon hasn't verified me so I can't get £5,000
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 12:57 AM
In December 2020, I decided to sell my cards on Amazon. However, I still haven't been verified so cannot access my earnings while still paying it fees.
How to sort out your insurance after your home is flooded
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 12:54 AM
One in five UK homes are at risk from the kind of 'surface water' flash flooding experienced in London last weekend, according to insurer Aviva.
Home and garden makeover is top spending goal for retirement
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 12:52 AM
Many are focused on family, with 23% saying they would help children and grandchildren buy a home of their own, and 15% intending to pay towards the education of the younger generations.
VW's new £22k Taigo is an SUV with a samba beat and salsa moves
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 July 2021 12:32 AM
VW's new Taigo crossover - premiered today - is based on the existing Brazilian-built Nivus SUV - but re-designed and re-configured for UK and mainland European markets.
Thursday morning news briefing: Is UK finally nearing herd immunity?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 July 2021 11:40 PM
The refer a friend perks DIY investing platforms and apps offer
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 July 2021 10:35 PM
DIY investment platforms are offering a range of perks to both new and existing customers, including free shares for referrals.
My Money: 'I had forgotten how it all adds up'
bbc.co.uk - 28 July 2021 4:12 PM
Marketeer Toni says being able to socialise more and meet colleagues is pushing her spending higher.
Hillsborough disaster claims 97th victim as Andrew Devine dies from his injuries
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 July 2021 3:56 PM
Glaxosmithkline risks losing its crown as the world's biggest vaccines maker
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 July 2021 3:31 PM
The British drugs giant has been left in the dust by rivals during the pandemic, with Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson and even nemesis Astrazeneca developing shots used around the world.
Pub group Marston's performs ahead of expectations
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 July 2021 2:26 PM
Total sales from May 17 to July 24 were at 92 per cent of the levels seen in the same period in 2019, before the pandemic, the pub firm said. Reopening trade was 'encouraging'.
Barbie dolls maker warns its toys will be more expensive this Christmas
US giant Mattel is the latest company to warn of rising prices as the global economy bounces back from the pandemic. The price of crude oil has risen from just $40 per barrel a year ago to close to $75.
Troubled Sheffield Forgemasters nationalised in £2.6m deal
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 July 2021 2:25 PM
The state has taken control of the company, which makes vital components for the Royal Navy's Trident fleet of nuclear submarines and some of Britain's biggest manufacturers.