6th November 2018


Brexit: Cabinet aims for deal by end of November

Image copyright EPA Senior ministers have agreed they want to reach a Brexit deal with the EU by the end of November, sources say. “Everyone saw the difficulties of leaving it longer,” a senior cabinet…




Primark blames weather for sliding sales

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Model and influencer Laura Nicole has designed a collection for Primark Primark has blamed three periods of unseasonable weather for an annual decline in like-for-like sales. The fast fashion…


Energy bills to be capped in new year

Image copyright Getty Images The new energy price cap will come into force on 1 January, saving 11 million customers an average of £76 a year on their gas and electricity bills. Regulator Ofgem has…



When do you do your Christmas shopping?

Almost one in five of us has done most of our Christmas shopping by the end of October, a survey suggests. The figures are based on a survey of 1,000 shoppers undertaken by the Centre…