Cheaper ways to borrow as banks bring back expensive overdraft rates

Borrowers were granted a reprieve from overdraft rates of nearly 40 per cent at the start of April as banks were ordered by the regulator to keep costs low as the coronavirus struck. But last week the Financial Conduct Authority reopened the door to sky high overdraft charges when it said it was not extending … Read more Cheaper ways to borrow as banks bring back expensive overdraft rates

Haim album review: They bring the smooth harmonies of all the great sibling acts

The Haims bring the smooth harmonies of all the great sibling acts from the Andrews Sisters to the Bee Gees in Women In Music Pt III By Tim De Lisle for Event Magazine Published: 22:00 BST, 4 July 2020 | Updated: 22:00 BST, 4 July 2020 Haim                  … Read more Haim album review: They bring the smooth harmonies of all the great sibling acts

Boris Johnson pledges to bring world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK

Boris Johnson pledges to bring the world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK to transform public services in drive spearheaded by Dominic Cummings Downing Street is to launch a flagship ‘innovation fellowship programme’ Technology experts will be parachuted in to government department positions Idea is brainchild of Dominic Cummings, who called for ‘misfits … Read more Boris Johnson pledges to bring world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK

Boris Johnson pledges to bring world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK

Boris Johnson pledges to bring the world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK to transform public services in drive spearheaded by Dominic Cummings Downing Street is to launch a flagship ‘innovation fellowship programme’ Technology experts will be parachuted in to government department positions Idea is brainchild of Dominic Cummings, who called for ‘misfits … Read more Boris Johnson pledges to bring world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK

Next poised to bring forward summer promotion

Fashion giant Next poised to bring forward highly anticipated summer promotion – in an effort to manage demand at its shops By Neil Craven, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:51 BST, 27 June 2020 | Updated: 10:01 BST, 28 June 2020 Fashion giant Next is poised to bring forward its highly anticipated summer promotion – … Read more Next poised to bring forward summer promotion

Next poised to bring forward summer promotion

Fashion giant Next poised to bring forward highly anticipated summer promotion – in an effort to manage demand at its shops By Neil Craven, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:51 BST, 27 June 2020 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 27 June 2020 Fashion giant Next is poised to bring forward its highly anticipated summer promotion – … Read more Next poised to bring forward summer promotion

MPs urge Rishi Sunak to bring in four-day week in bid to tackle unemployment

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is being urged to consider a four-day working week as part of efforts to overhaul the economy after the coronavirus pandemic. A letter signed by MPs including former Labour shadow chancellor John McDonnell, Green MP Caroline Lucas and Guardian columnist Owen Jones, argues for reducing working hours so that ‘work is shared … Read more MPs urge Rishi Sunak to bring in four-day week in bid to tackle unemployment

MPs urge Rishi Sunak to bring in four-day week in bid to tackle unemployment

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is being urged to consider a four-day working week as part of efforts to overhaul the economy after the coronavirus pandemic. A letter signed by MPs including former Labour shadow chancellor John McDonnell, Green MP Caroline Lucas and Guardian columnist Owen Jones, argues for reducing working hours so that ‘work is shared … Read more MPs urge Rishi Sunak to bring in four-day week in bid to tackle unemployment

National Trust urges people not to bring barbecues on visits to the countryside

More people have started taking barbecues to the countryside since lockdown measures started to ease, increasing the risk of wildfires, the National Trust warned.  Park rangers have also seen a notable increase in the amount of litter being left behind by visitors, saying this poses a threat to wildlife who get caught up in it. … Read more National Trust urges people not to bring barbecues on visits to the countryside

Queen Latifah slams Gone With The Wind… after HBO Max announces plans to bring film back

Queen Latifah has taken aim at Gone With The Wind. The Chicago actress, 50, blasted the controversial 1939 film, set in a plantation during the Civil War, in an interview with Associated Press on Monday. The one-time Oscar nominee declared it was time to ‘let Gone with the Wind be gone with the wind.’  Opposed: Queen … Read more Queen Latifah slams Gone With The Wind… after HBO Max announces plans to bring film back