Vauxhall showed a “reckless disregard for safety” by not stopping motorists driving Zafira B vehicles it knew were a fire risk, MPs said.
Barclays has posted another set of solid quarterly results, with profits at its core bank more than doubling to �1.7bn in the first three months of the year.
The Bank of England has estimated there are around 165 million old notes in circulation - which either need to be spent or banked before they are phased out.
The average price of a home fell by 0.4% over the month to �207,699, said Nationwide. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images. House prices.
The survey found people were feeling the pinch now inflation is rising faster than pay. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters. Consumer spending.