March 2019

Labour plans national bank using Post Office network

Image copyright PA Thousands of Post Offices could become bank branches under Labour Party plans to reform the financial system. Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said a new Post Bank would protect community banking at a…







Dominic Grieve loses no-confidence vote by local Tories

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dominic Grieve has been a prominent campaigner for another Brexit referendum MP and former Attorney General Dominic Grieve has lost a vote of no-confidence by local Conservatives. It followed…


Brexit: Theresa May ponders fourth bid to pass deal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May: The rejection of the EU withdrawal agreement will have “grave” implications Theresa May and her cabinet are looking for ways to bring her EU withdrawal…


Gambling industry warned over fixed-odds stake cut

Image copyright Reuters The Gambling Commission has written to bookmakers to remind them of their responsibilities in ensuring consumers are protected.  On Monday, the maximum stake that can be played on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBT)…


Meet the man glamming up supercars for the stars

Yianni Charalambous says he failed at school, but since then he has found a flair for coming up with money-making business ideas. The Enfield entrepreneur’s latest venture involves transforming supercars for celebrities who are searching…