Inflation fell for the sixth consecutive month in March, easing the pressure on Britain's squeezed households and marking the longest run of falling inflation for more than two decades.
An Ilkley businessman and former executive chairman of the now defunct JJB Sports chain took out �3 million in loans from two other well-known retail figures when he was heavily in debt, �possibly due to gambling�, a jury has heard.
Debenhams has pledged to bolsterits bottom line by discounting less, offering more multichannel delivery options and adding additional products, brands and services.
Wednesday 08:10 BST. European stocks are mirroring a positive Asian session after data showed China's economic growth slowed but beat analysts' forecasts.
Burberry Group Plc (BRBY), the U.K.'s largest luxury-goods maker, reported second-half revenue in line with estimates as digital investments boosted growth, and warned currency moves may hurt profit in the current fiscal year.