Sterling has headed close to €1.08, leaving Britons enjoying holidays at French campsites and Spanish beaches facing higher costs.
Pound notes. Provident Financial makes short-term loans at high interest rates to people in financial difficulty. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA.
Royal Mail is beginning trials in London of nine fully electric vans with ranges of up to 100 miles. The vehicles, which come in various sizes, will distribute post from the central London depot.
Heathrow Airport has shrugged off criticism that its pledge to deliver expansion without raising landing charges isn't credible, saying it remains "100 per cent committed" to keeping airport charges close to current levels.
More than 130 car keys have been stolen following a major break-in at a single meet-and-greet airport parking firm - and four vehicles snatched from another site.