The UK food industry has warned that a Brexit workforce shortage could leave a third of its businesses unviable. The Food and Drink Federation said: "Our sector faces a rapidly approaching workforce shortage and skills gap.
Sky's Ian King writes that the euro's strengthening against many international currencies poses a few problems for it. 16:57, UK, Wednesday 23 August 2017.
The Transport Secretary provokes anger by saying "the success of Northern transport depends on the North itself." 20:15, UK, Wednesday 23 August 2017.
A supermarket has taken all foreign groceries off its shelves to make a statement about how little would be left if racists got their way.
Royal Mail is beginning trials in London of nine fully electric vans with ranges of up to 100 miles. The vehicles, which come in various sizes, will distribute post from the central London depot.