A POLL has revealed that one in three working parents in the South cut back on food to pay for their home. Nearly 800,000 working parents in the South of England cut back on food to help pay their rent or mortgage, new research from Shelter has revealed.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's economy looks set to grow at its fastest rate since 2007 this year, but the rapid pace is unlikely to be sustained, the British Chambers of Commerce said on Wednesday after nudging up its growth forecasts for this year and next.
The pressure on Britain's biggest supermarkets is intensifying with sales falling sharply in the last month and Lidl, the German discounter, set to launch a high-profile advertising campaign.
Australia's national flag carrier Qantas has reported a net loss of 2.8bn Australian dollars ($2.6bn; �1.6bn) for the year to June - its biggest ever annual loss.
James Fisher �13.70+15p. Questor says HOLD. JAMES FISHER and Sons [LON:FSJ] underlined its credentials as a solid growth stock yesterday with a steady set of first-half results that were boosted by growing demand in the offshore oil industry.