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June 2019 articles

Carpetright narrows losses as turnaround plan remains on track
Carpetright narrows losses 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
Severe Tube delays hit Northern Line as train routes flooded
Severe Tube 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. Severe [...]
June 25, 2019
Southern Water hit with £126m fine for ‘shocking’ sewage failures
Southern Water hit with £126m fine for ‘shocking’ sewage failures
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
DEBATE: Will character matter more  than policy detail in the Tory leadership contest?
DEBATE: Will character matter more than policy detail in the Tory leadership contest?
Will character matter more than policy detail in the Tory leadership contest? Alex Deane, a Conservative commentator, says YES. Our [...]
June 25, 2019
Heathrow expansion is taking off – now let’s inject some competition into aviation
Heathrow expansion is taking off – now let’s inject some competition into aviation
It is an airport running at full capacity – and has been for years. Now at last, with the parliamentary [...]
June 25, 2019
The UK and India: Moving forward together
The UK and India: Moving forward together
India and the UK have more than 200 years of shared history characterised by democratic traditions, connected cultural institutions, and [...]
June 25, 2019