Budget airline Monarch has received a temporary extension to its licence to sell package holidays. The company also said it had secured additional funds from shareholders and was close to announcing its biggest ever investment.
Data from 23,000 firms suggest services sector grew strongly in July. Photograph: Felix Clay for the Guardian. Katie Allen and Angela Monaghan.
People born in early Eighties were around half as wealthy at age 30 as their counterparts who were born in the Seventies, analysis shows.
Homes costing more than �1m accounted for more than a third of the �7.3bn paid in stamp duty last year, after reforms increased the tax on expensive properties.
The pound bounced back against major currency crosses on Friday (30 September), reversing three successive sessions of declines, after the UK's economic growth for the second quarter was revised upwards by the country's Office for National Statistics ...