A last-minute pre-Christmas discount day at Marks and Spencer has thrown the spotlight on the under-pressure store as retailers face a crucial weekend vying to capture a slice of a hoped-for shopping surge.
THE UK racked up a current account deficit of �20.7 billion in the third quarter, the worst figure since the third quarter of 1989, as the country's export performance continued to disappoint, official figures have revealed.
ENERGY company npower is to pay �3.5 million to vulnerable customers after it was found to have breached energy sales rules. ENERGY company npower is to pay �3.5 million to vulnerable customers after it was found to have breached energy sales rules.
The most desirable place to live in the UK has been named as Hart in Hampshire for the third year in a row. The district's residents were found to be the healthiest and live the longest in the UK, while employment was well above the national average.
MPs are the latest to join the campaign to ban payday loan adverts from children's TV. A damning report from the Commons Business, Innovation and Skills Select Committee published yesterday demanded a further crackdown on irresponsible lenders to ...