High street giant Next has revealed its first fall in annual profits for eight years as it was hit by sliding sales and warned that 2017 is set to be "another tough year".
The state pension age should rise to 68 by 2039 and the 'triple lock' guaranteeing annual payment hikes of 2.5 per cent should be ditched, says a Government-backed report.
Jobs are at risk in Devon after shoe retailer Brantano collapsed into administration and sister company Jones the Bootmaker is also at risk.
No sign yet of that much feared slowdown in British car manufacturing following the Brexit vote. A production line at Nissan's Sunderland factory.
Pressing on the accelerator and brakes at the same time is not a good way to drive a car. Nor is it a good way to conduct monetary policy.