Aviva chairman John McFarlane is to join train operator FirstGroup in the same role, according to reports. The company behind First Capital Connect will announce the appointment on Friday after a six-month search to replace founder Martin Gilbert, Sky News ...
Students on the campus of Manchester University. The chancellor has announced abolition of the 'cap on aspiration' for university places.
David Cameron has piled on pressure on China to stamp out the illegal trade in ivory. He invited President Xi Jinping to a conference on the crisis to be hosted by Prince William.
Autumn Statement: latest updates · Autumn Statement: Winners and losers. From April next year, equity and certain debt investments into social organisations will qualify for a 30pc tax credit.
Mulberry's half-year profits fell because hard-up consumers ate less beef and the shortage in cow hides drove up leather prices.