The Conservatives would spend hundreds of millions of pounds offering cut-price shares in Lloyds, they announced yesterday, prompting accusations that the giveaway would benefit only a small number of investors at the taxpayers' expense.
Elliott says the trust s management charges and costs charges are too high and that chief executive Katherine Garrett-Cox is paid too much.
Low inflation and stronger eurozone growth should help the UK economy expand 2.8% this year despite political uncertainty ahead of the election, according to an EY Item Club report.
The head of Heathrow's biggest rival has criticized the political deadlock over building another runway in Britain's southeast, condemning the failure to expand the west London airport as �scandalous�.
Milk, cornflakes and other groceries can be up to 50 per cent dearer in "bargain" shops such as Poundland than more upmarket supermarkets such as Waitrose or Sainsbury's, research has found.