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June 2019 articles

Boris Johnson defends Halloween no-deal Brexit pledge
Boris Johnson defends Halloween no-deal Brexit pledge
Tory leadership candidate Boris Johnson has doubled down on his threat to leave the EU in a no-deal Brexit by [...]
June 25, 2019
New Look posts £500m loss as turnaround continues
New Look posts £500m loss as turnaround continues
Struggling retailer New Look has posted a £500m loss as it continues with its turnaround plan.  The figures The high [...]
June 25, 2019
Sainsbury’s cuts market share decline as Aldi and Lidl soar
Sainsbury’s cuts market share decline as Aldi and Lidl soar
Sainsbury’s has cut short the decline in its market share as discount rivals Aldi and Lidl continue to boost sales. [...]
June 25, 2019
Carpetright shares jump as turnaround plan remains on track
Carpetright shares jump as turnaround plan remains on track
Carpetright has reported a narrowing of losses and a return to like-for-like sales growth for the full year as it [...]
June 25, 2019
Tube delays: Severe delays hit Northern Line as train routes flooded
Tube delays: Severe delays hit Northern Line as train routes flooded
Commuters faced a miserable commute to work this morning as the Tube’s Northern Line was hit with severe delays. Read [...]
June 25, 2019
Southern Water hit with £126m fine for ‘shocking’ sewage spills
Southern Water hit with £126m fine for ‘shocking’ sewage spills
A watchdog has slapped Southern Water with a £126m fine after “serious failures” in how the company operated sewage treatment [...]
June 25, 2019
Boris Johnson’s tax cuts plan could cost UK £20bn per year
Boris Johnson’s tax cuts plan could cost UK £20bn per year
Boris Johnson’s tax cuts plan could cost the UK up to £20bn per year, according to the Institute for Fiscal [...]
June 25, 2019
Up in smoke: Is it time to stub out your exposure to tobacco stocks?
Up in smoke: Is it time to stub out your exposure to tobacco stocks?
“Blow in her face and she’ll follow you anywhere.” That was how one advert tried to sell cigarettes back in [...]
June 25, 2019
Out of the prison cell, into the workplace
Out of the prison cell, into the workplace
Crime is a top tier political issue for members of the public, but it has barely featured in the race [...]
June 25, 2019
The special Anglo-American relationship is still worth celebrating – and defending
The special Anglo-American relationship is still worth celebrating – and defending
To understand how close the relationship between Britain and America really is, consider a conversation that took place in December [...]
June 25, 2019