Foreign currency specialist Travelex today became the latest High Street giant to reveal it is considering a stock market flotation.
Gatwick has raised the stakes in the battle for airport expansion in the South East by offering compensation to households likely to be most affected if the go-ahead is given for a second runway.
Ed Miliband sparked a row today as he announced a pension raid on high earners to pay for Labour's flagship scheme to put young people into temporary jobs.
Police officers and public sector workers protest in May 2012 in London as part of a 24-hour strike in dispute over changes to pensions.
UK retail sales fell in February, as supermarket discounting campaigns caused a slowdown in food price inflation. Sales were down 1 per cent in February, compared with last year, according to the British Retail Consortium/KPMG retail sales index.