Employees at restaurants in Cambridge and one near London have backed strike action. Photograph: Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images.
The figures published by the Resolution Foundation show that the number of people with multiple properties rose from 1.6m to 5.2m between 2000 and 2014, a 30 per cent increase.
The annual economics symposium at Jackson Hole is just a week away - and the financial world is already gearing up for the event. 00:59, UK, Saturday 19 August 2017.
Further England-wide rail strikes have been set for next month in the row over driver-only-operated trains. Arriva Rail North, Merseyrail and Southern RMT staff will walk out from Friday 1 September with the last strike on Monday 4 September.
Aviation heavyweights IAG, easyJet and Ryanair bore the brunt of a global risk-off on gloomy stock markets as the terror attacks in Catalonia and US president Donald Trump's unravelling economic plan sent equities across Europe sliding.