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Brexit: 'Putting UK, not GB, delayed my fish for 24 hours'

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 01:10
New trading rules are causing problems for some firms, creating backlogs and uncertainty.

A wristband that tells your boss if you are unhappy

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 00:42
Technology to help our mental wellbeing has grown in popularity during the coronavirus lockdowns.

BT faces £600m lawsuit over 'historic overcharging'

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 00:39
A group of pensioners is accusing BT of "historic" excessive pricing of landlines.

Covid: UK travel corridors closure to come into force

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 00:06
Passengers, whether by boat, train or plane, will have to show proof of a negative Covid test to be allowed in.

Universal Credit: Labour presses PM for action ahead of benefit vote

Sun, 01/17/2021 - 23:19
Labour calls on Boris Johnson to give millions a "helping hand" by extending £20 Universal Credit uplift.

Eurostar: Government urged to 'safeguard' rail firm's future

Sun, 01/17/2021 - 15:29
A group of London firms has written to ministers calling for financial support for the rail firm.

Coronavirus: Concerns over bosses breaking Covid safety rules

Sun, 01/17/2021 - 14:24
The Health and Safety Executive says it received 2,945 complaints about workplaces in one week.

Covid: Airport support scheme to open in England

Sun, 01/17/2021 - 02:04
The government is aiming to provide grants by April to mitigate the impact of Covid travel rules.

Airline industry needs up to another $80bn to survive pandemic

Sun, 01/17/2021 - 01:56
The world's airlines need another $70-$80bn of government aid to get through the pandemic, the industry says.

Will the Trump corporate backlash make a difference?

Sun, 01/17/2021 - 00:23
After the storming of the US Capitol, Donald Trump is facing "a very different set of calculations".

Joanna Lumley 'shocked' at claims disabled workers unpaid

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 22:01
Sir Iain Duncan Smith and Joanna Lumley speak out about employees allegedly owed a total of £200,000.

Can supermarket security guards help with mask rules?

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 21:55
Supermarkets around the UK are stepping up enforcement of mask-wearing rules.

WhatsApp extends 'confusing' update deadline

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 19:29
The Facebook-owned platform still says its users must accept the update or stop using the service.

Covid-19: Parents with childcare issues 'must get right to furlough'

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 17:57
Labour says legal duty on employers to grant requests would ease strain on families in lockdown.

Scottish fishermen 'sailing to Denmark to land catch'

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 17:56
Red tape plus a "poor" Brexit deal mean fishermen fear for the future, says an industry body.

UK economy shrank by 2.6% in November as services suffered

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 09:36
Coronavirus restrictions in England affected services, with pubs and hairdressers badly hit.

Thailand allows visitors to play golf in quarantine

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 04:30
At six resorts, visitors will be able to play golf, rather than just having to isolate in their rooms.

Trump takes final swipes at China's big companies

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 02:59
With just days left, the US president continues crackdown on Chinese firms with more sanctions and bans.

Rules of origin: Why are Percy Pigs a headache for M&S?

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 02:26
Rules of origin are a key part of the UK's trade deal with the EU. What are they?

Biden unveils $1.9tn US economic relief package

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 02:17
The US president-elect says the nationwide vaccine rollout so far has been "a dismal failure".