Supermarkets should ditch their “ridiculous” cosmetic standards for fruit and vegetables and sell “wonky” produce to combat the country's growing food waste problem, a government committee has said.
The odd thing is that if balance is the hallmark of economic success, Friday's gross domestic product figures, which showed the UK economy growing by only 0.3% in the first quarter - the weakest rate since before the referendum - are a triumph.
The Observer: Marks & Spencer and Ocado are eyeing a surprise tie-up that could result in the high street stalwart finally launching an online grocery delivery service after years of resistance to the industry-wide trend.
The May bank holiday is a perfect time to relax, and start looking forward to the summer months. Perhaps you'll look out at the garden and think 'Hmm, we could do with a new trampoline' or 'Why don't we get a BBQ?
The Garden Bridge Trust, responsible for delivering project, said it would seek an alternative guarantor. Photograph: Heatherwick Studio/PA.