A cynical garnish for raising land values … the garden bridge, designed by Thomas Heatherwick. Photograph: Heatherwick Studio/PA.
Stocks in London drifted to a lower close on Friday as a rise in sterling weighed on blue chips and both UK and US preliminary economic growth data disappointed investors on both sides of the Atlantic.
Banking customers with NatWest, RBS, Lloyds and Halifax struggled with online banking glitches on Friday. Banking customers with NatWest, RBS, Lloyds and Halifax struggled with online banking glitches on Friday.
Royal Bank of Scotland was hit with a technology glitch that temporarily caused some customer payments to disappear, tainting the bank's return to quarterly profitability for the first time in more than a year.
Shoppers were rejoicing this morning with news that Marks & Spencer is set to start selling food online. Twitter user Sandra Wood said, “Well that's my food bill about to go sky high”, while Chris P Bacon wrote “If this happens I'll be bankrupt by ...