Fears that George Osborne, the chancellor, is stoking a new housing bubble through plans to boost mortgages may be exacerbated by figures showing house prices grew faster in May than at any time in the past six years.
By Matt Scuffham. LONDON | Sun May 26, 2013 11:51pm BST. LONDON (Reuters) - The Co-operative Group Ltd CWGSR.UL will part company with Finance Director Steve Humes this week, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Sunday, as new ...
Severn Trent, one of only three remaining quoted water companies, is anticipating a second bid from an international consortium just days after rejecting the first, while foreign investors are expected to head the queue for a 30pc stake in Yorkshire Water.
Five seaside towns in Scotland have recorded a doubling in average house prices since 2004, according to Bank of Scotland research.
For more than 50 years, motorists have stopped at Little Chef's roadside restaurants for a break and a fry-up. But the chain's chubby cook mascot could disappear from Britain's A-roads.