Continued growth in the coffee chain boosts the revenue for Whitbread, which also owns the Premier Inn group. 7:40am UK, Tuesday 10 December 2013.
Four of the UK's biggest supermarkets have warned that if the Scots vote for independence they could face higher grocery prices.
Royal Mail workers will receive a three-year pay rise worth around 9% and legally-binding employment protections under a 'landmark' agreement.
Britain's biggest bank HSBC yesterday played down speculation that it would spin off its UK business into a separate stock market listed company.
George Osborne's claim that household disposable incomes are higher than at the start of the financial crisis is �inconceivable�, according to the Government's fiscal watchdog.