Job opportunities are diminishing, with employers' plans to hire falling to their lowest level in a year as the economic outlook darkens.
When Provident Financial hit the market with a shock profits warning on Tuesday, it was a bit like being transported back in time - back to that moment a decade ago when the run on Northern Rock brought home the horrifying scale of the reckless lending ...
Britain has seen a 183% increase in planning applications for basement extensions, as homeowners barred from climbing the housing ladder by high prices decide to burrow down instead.
Theresa May says the �1.7bn of taxpayers' cash has helped more than 130 firms expand and win overseas contracts. 03:07, UK, Wednesday 23 August 2017.
The north of England's leaders should "take control" of their own transport networks, Chris Grayling has said. Writing in the Yorkshire Post, the transport secretary said: "The success of northern transport depends on the North itself.