An English ten Pound note is seen in an illustration taken March 16, 2016. REUTERS/Phil Noble/Illustration. By Patrick Graham | LONDON.
The bank holiday heatwave has started with a new record for solar power generation which blazed to a quarter of the electricity mix on Friday afternoon.
The UK has been told to prepare for a workforce of 80-year olds as the world's leading economies struggle to deal with a �54 trillion pensions time bomb.
Earlier today thousands of passengers at Gatwick faced huge delays when the baggage sorting system crashed. And it is expected to get worse as 16.5 million drivers will clog up the roads over the scorching three-day weekend.
The US economy grew at a faster pace than initially thought in the first three months of the year. The latest official figures indicated the economy expanded at an annual pace of 1.2% in the quarter, up from the previous estimate of 0.7%.