A Virgin Trains East Coast train at King's Cross station in London. Photograph: David Parry/PA. Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent.
National Front leader Marine le Pen has called for a referendum on EU membership to be held in France. Photograph: Matthieu Alexandre/AFP/Getty Images.
The Whitechapel Bell Foundry, Britain's oldest manufacturing firm, is set to close at its current site, bringing an end to a family business that has run for almost 500 years.
The new five pound note is said to be stronger, cleaner and safer, but vegans and vegetarians are calling for it to be replaced. Photograph: Frank Augstein/AP.
Will there, won't there... be a housing crash? Judging by the share prices of housebuilders and estate agents since the Brexit vote in June, many have come up with the answer yes.