Continued growth in the coffee chain boosts the revenue for Whitbread, which also owns the Premier Inn group. 7:40am UK, Tuesday 10 December 2013.
Royal Mail workers will receive a three-year pay rise worth around 9% and legally-binding employment protections under a 'landmark' agreement.
Alex Salmond and his Cabinet are to be questioned on their blueprint for independence by hundreds of representatives from civil Scotland.
Lloyds Banking Group is set for a �670m capital boost after the taxpayer-backed bank pressed the button on the sale of its remaining stake in the wealth manager St James's Place.
George Osborne's claim that household disposable incomes are higher than at the start of the financial crisis is �inconceivable�, according to the Government's fiscal watchdog.