The Office for National Statistics is expected to confirm the economy has surpassed its size at the start of the 2008 recession. 11:11pm UK, Thursday 24 July 2014.
London property stagnated in July, the first month with no growth since December 2012, as demand plunged and properties took longer to sell, Hometrack Ltd.
Tougher than expected trading in France and Poland prompted B& Q owner Kingfisher (LON:KGF) to warn today June's sales had been well below par.
Martin Wheatley, chief executive of the FCA, implied two years ago that the most serious Libor rigging cases had been addressed. Photograph: Lewis Whyld/PA.
Communities are to be paid �1m a year simply to discuss the possibility of having a radioactive dump built beneath them, under the latest Government attempts to find a burial site for Britain's nuclear waste.