Plans to electrify the railway past Cardiff to Swansea have been scrapped by the UK government again. Back in July 2012 the Department for Transport announced plans for the electrification of the line as part of a �16bn package of rail improvements.
Retail sales rebounded in June as the sunny weather put consumers in the mood to update their summer wardrobes. Sales rose by 0.6% last month, beating the 0.4% increase forecast by economists and following a sharp 1.1% drop in May, according to the ...
"It's clear we have smashed the ball out of the park with our 'Selfridges' of sport concept," boasted Sports Direct chief executive Mike Ashley to financial analysts, following the release of the company's latest results.
Mario Draghi sent shockwaves through markets with his upbeat speech in Sintra in June, sparking growing speculation that policymakers would soon begin discussing the withdrawal of stimulus.
British Gas said it had introduced checks to make sure appointments are not missed again. Photograph: Alamy. Energy industry. British Gas to pay customers �1.1m over missed appointments.