Budget airline Monarch has received a temporary extension to its licence to sell package holidays. The company also said it had secured additional funds from shareholders and was close to announcing its biggest ever investment.
Figures from the Office for National Statistics suggest the economy got off to a decent start in the third quarter. Photograph: Alamy.
Brexit will be a “once-in-a-generation chance” to reverse the huge decline in Britain's wildlife, according to four of the UK's leading environmental groups.
Homes costing more than �1m accounted for more than a third of the �7.3bn paid in stamp duty last year, after reforms increased the tax on expensive properties.
Around 270,000 British workers will get the hike pushing up the hourly rate to �6.95 an hour. Cashier scanning bananas. Getty Images.