20th January 2019

Patisserie Valerie seeks bank lifeline

Image copyright Getty Images Troubled cake chain Patisserie Valerie is facing a crucial few days after a deal with its banks expired on Friday. The UK firm said in October it had uncovered “significant, and…


Downing Street warns MPs not to block Brexit

Image copyright AFP/Getty Attempts by backbench MPs to remove the government’s power to deliver Brexit are “extremely concerning”, Downing Street has said. On Monday one group of MPs will present a bill that could allow…


China’s slowdown and what it means for the UK

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Exporters and investors will be looking at China’s GDP figures closely Monday sees the release of China’s GDP figures, and they’ll be even more closely watched than usual. Apple’s…