Shares in the UK's biggest train operating companies headed in opposite directions on Thursday in response to the government's award of the East Coast rail franchise.
The European Parliament approved a controversial motion in support of a break-up off Google over fears of its growing power on Thursday.
The saga of King Digital's life as a listed company has taken another turn as the chairman of the maker of smartphone �crack cocaine� Candy Crush stepped down.
Shares in Mulberry, the British design house famed for its luxury handbags, rose nearly 2 per cent on Thursday after it said it had hired Johnny Coca as its new creative director.
Marston's says the average spend per head on food at its pub-restaurants is �7, meaning customers could afford to dine out regularly.