The bank holiday heatwave has started with a new record for solar power generation which blazed to a quarter of the electricity mix on Friday afternoon.
The UK has been told to prepare for a workforce of 80-year-olds as the world's leading economies struggle to deal with a �54 trillion pensions time bomb.
Thousands are facing chaos travel conditions this evening with flights delayed and motorways at a standstill as the Bank Holiday weekend begins.
If you're feeling lucky, tonight might be your night. There's not long left to grab yourself a EuroMillions ticket ahead of tonight's �113m jackpot draw.
FILE PHOTO: A pumpjack brings oil to the surface in the Monterey Shale, California, April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo.