Earlier this year, an East London pub hit the headlines when it became the first place in the country to accept Bitcoins for booze.
LONDON Dec 11 (Reuters) - Nathan Bostock has proved himself an expert in shrinking bloated banks, yet his retail banking skills are likely to hold the key to whether he lands the top job at Santander's British arm.
Soaring energy prices and a rush to the rental market have helped make housing the most expensive part of the weekly family budget for the first time ever, according to new figures.
LONDON (Reuters) - The rise in British inflation expectations since August might be a knee-jerk reaction to higher energy bills but would be concerning if persistent, Bank of England policymaker Martin Weale said on Wednesday.
FirstGroup has rejected pressure from a US investor to sell-off its North American bus business in a bid to boost shareholder value.