Will be �1.5bn or could it be �2bn? That's the debate around the higher echelons of the NHS in England as they await Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement next week.
The Bank of England launched its Funding for Lending Scheme in 2012 to encourage banks to lend. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA. Thursday 27 November 2014 10.41 EST.
A joint venture between Stagecoach and Virgin has won the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route. The firms promised to invest �140m in the route over eight years, and will pay the government �3.3bn for the contract.
World Trade Organization (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevedo (R) gestures before a special meeting of the General Council Preparatory Committee on Trade Facilitation at the WTO headquarters in Geneva November 27, 2014.
For retailers Black Friday means bumper profits - for shoppers it can mean scratching each other's eyes out over a cheap telly.