Most SMEs expect Covid-19 to have a 'significant impact' in the next 3 months
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:25 AM
The study's author Barclaycard Payments said there were 'early signs' that the industry was beginning to display signs of improvement.
Coronavirus: EasyJet plans up to 4,500 job cuts
bbc.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:24 AM
The airline says up to 30% of its workforce will go as it struggles with the slump in demand for air travel.
10 investing tips if the worst of the Covid-19 shock is far from over
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:15 AM
This month the Bank of England warned the UK economy faces its worst downturn in 300 years, while chancellor Rishi Sunak said it was very likely we are in the middle of a 'significant' recession.
Mole Valley fund house launches 'Yorkshire T20' portfolio
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:14 AM
The York office of the Mole Valley fund house has launched the 'Yorkshire T20', with annual charges starting at 1.25 per cent - not including various administration fees.
Gardening Express customers vent their fury amid order chaos
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:12 AM
The company, based in Chelmsford in Essex, does not have a telephone number and has, temporarily at least, shut down its Twitter account.
Travel restrictions: 'Air bridges' could be in place by end of June
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:10 AM
Mobile app Bits says it can boost your credit score for a monthly fee
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:08 AM
The app is intended to build up your Experian credit score using a monthly fee closer to a subscription service than a credit card. In fact, it doesn't even give you a card to buy things.
Watch: How to make a no-sew, government-approved cloth face mask
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 5:00 AM
What are the five levels of coronavirus alert in the UK?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:53 AM
Couples continue to be left out of pocket by wedding venues
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:52 AM
Wedding venues could be breaking the law by exploiting unfair terms and conditions to avoid refunding couples for cancellations due to coronavirus, new research has revealed.
Cineworld plans to reopen all its 128 venues in July
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:50 AM
This is Money has learnt that the company plans to update its booking system to enable customers to book a seat with social distancing factored in.
How to pay for the pandemic? Stark decisions faced by the Chancellor
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:48 AM
The scale of Britain's borrowing and debt binge caused by the lockdown has never been greater. That number should start to ease down as people return to work and the nation's shops open.
Coronavirus: Hardship risk 'could undermine test and trace system'
bbc.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:47 AM
The rules and rates of sick pay could leave people feeling compelled to work, unions say.
Do I need to self-quarantine for 14 days after travel?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:36 AM
Emily Maitlis 'asked for night off' Newsnight, as Tory MPs say her tone is 'biased' and 'confrontational'
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:24 AM
How do coronavirus home antibody tests work, and how do I get one?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:17 AM
Which shops are opening in June?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:16 AM
Coronavirus: Harrods hits the shopping mall to stop congestion
bbc.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:06 AM
The department store will open at a nearby Westfield centre to ensure social distancing.
Buy a mystery box of clothes half price with Lost Stock
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 4:04 AM
Fashionistas can get their hands on brand new clothes said to be worth £70 for half price - while helping those in need at the same time with Lost Stock.
IWG chief spends on shares to buy further into serviced office giant's future
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 3:48 AM
IWG chief Mark Dixon on Thursday showed a vote of confidence in the Regus serviced offices giant, snapping up shares worth £91.3 million.
Nissan backs UK plant as it unveils survival plan
bbc.co.uk - 28 May 2020 3:43 AM
Almost 3,000 jobs will be lost in Spain, but the carmaker says its Sunderland factory will stay open.
Uber destroys thousands of bikes and scooters
bbc.co.uk - 28 May 2020 3:41 AM
Videos of the red bikes being crushed were shared online after Uber sold its Jump business to Lime.
Home Counties commuters may face fare rises to aid TfL cash crisis
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 3:30 AM
Commuters from the Home Counties could face higher rail fares under proposals being considered by businesses as a way to ease the long-term funding crisis at Transport for London.
Debenhams cuts hundreds of head office staff
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 3:11 AM
Department store Debenhams has cut "hundreds" of head office jobs as it deals with the fallout from coronavirus and tries to restructure the business.
Pub chiefs welcome talk of earlier reopening date
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 2:45 AM
Pub chief executives on Thursday cautiously welcomed signals from the government that sites may be able to reopen sooner than planned.
When will the UK lockdown next be reviewed?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 2:21 AM
How many coronavirus cases are in your area? Use our tool to find out
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 2:15 AM
How many coronavirus cases are in the UK - and where are they?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 2:13 AM
Stagecoach and First Group shares rise as bus services ramp up
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 2:11 AM
Planes, trains and automobiles were the order of the day on the stock market as investors climbed aboard companies ready to carry more passengers as lockdown eases.
What is coronavirus, how did it start and how big could it get?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 2:05 AM
Oxford Street to get cycle lanes and more space for shoppers to aid recovery
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 1:55 AM
Cycle lanes are to be installed in Oxford Street and its pavements will be widened to help the West End economy bounce back from coronavirus.
Comment: IWG's Mark Dixon says shared offices will take over the world after covid
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 1:27 AM
As a kid, Mark Dixon's first business venture was called Dial-a-Snack. It failed because he was too generous in filling his clients' sandwiches.
Credit card crunch continues as interest-free terms hit a record low
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 1:24 AM
The number of interest-free credit card deals has fallen to a record low for the second successive month, as banks continue to slash the availability of unsecured debt.
Aston Martin begins production of its £3.3m reborn DB5 Goldfinger classics
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 1:17 AM
Exterior gadgets include: revolving number plates; simulated twin front machine guns; simulated tyre slasher; bullet proof rear shield; front and rear battering rams; and an oil slick delivery system..
What are the travel quarantine rules in Spain, France and other countries?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 1:10 AM
The brands with the best-rated dealer networks in the UK revealed
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 1:08 AM
When it comes to servicing and repairs, it's Japanese manufacturers that dominate the rankings in a survey of 18,000 car owners in Britain.
The Briefing: Sign up for two-minute audio news updates on WhatsApp, Apple, Spotify and Alexa twice a day
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May 2020 1:04 AM
I'm worried about my job - can my lender withdraw my mortgage offer?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 12:56 AM
Your lender has the right to reassess your finances at any time that it pleases, meaning that if your situation changes dramatically they could withdraw their offer.
Will coronavirus result in the death of cash in Britain?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 12:49 AM
'Sorry, we don't accept cash.' That will be a familiar phrase for the rest of 2020 as major retailers begin to reopen on mass in mid-June.
Coronavirus crash decimates the value of Child Trust Funds
Child Trust Funds were introduced in 2005 to encourage families to save for their children's future. Around six million children born between September 1, 2002, and January 2, 2011, were eligible.
Housing market reopens and demand soars says Zoopla
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2020 12:35 AM
Zoopla says demand from buyers was 20% higher in the week following the reopening of the housing market on 12 May, compared to the beginning of March.
Charity shops fear being swamped with donations when they reopen stores
www.standard.co.uk - 28 May 2020 12:21 AM
Thursday morning news briefing: Now over to you
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 11:49 PM
Cineworld secures more funds and says cinemas set to reopen in July
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 10:43 PM
Cineworld on Thursday said it has secured new funding from its lenders and is hoping to reopen all of its sites in July.
Boohoo buys PrettyLittleThing outright in deal worth £329 million
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 10:27 PM
Online fashion sensation Boohoo today bought 100% of its PrettyLittleThing subsidiary in a deal potentially worth £329 million after facing conflict of interest criticisms from a powerful stock market investor.
EasyJet to slash staff by 30% as it warns business won't fully recover until 2023
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 10:02 PM
EasyJet will slash 30% of its staff as the company warns flight demand will not fully recover until 2023.
Travel firms say quarantine plan must be scrapped
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 10:00 PM
More than 70 industry bosses say a 14-day quarantine will put visitors off coming to the UK.
China's parliament approves Hong Kong security law as riot police deployed
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:52 PM
Refreshments and magazines off the menu in London hair group Hob Salons' reopening plans
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:44 PM
Magazines, prosecco and teas are off the menu at Hob Salons, the London hairdressing group said on Thursday as it revealed how sites will operate when the lockdown lifts.
GSK promises to manufacture 1 billion doses for Covid-19 vaccine battle
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:38 PM
DRUG giant GSK on Thursday pledged to manufacture one billion doses of its adjuvant drug to help boost the effectiveness of Covid-19 vaccines.
Bank governor Bailey warns economic recovery will be long and hard
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:34 PM
The governor of the Bank of England Andrew Bailey has warned the UK's economic recovery from the coronavirus crisis will be longer and harder than expected.
FTSE-100 rises amid hopes for European covid bounceback
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:16 PM
The FTSE 100 rose modestly today amid hopes for a global recovery from the coronavirus.
Trump to 'sign executive order about social media'
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 8:07 PM
The latest dispute comes after Twitter added fact-check links to the president's tweets for the first time.
Children as young as nine caught with drugs at school
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 7:06 PM
More than 80 per cent of Ryanair customers say they still haven't had coronavirus cancellation refunds
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 6:48 PM
Donald Trump to sign executive order on social media companies
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 6:30 PM
How Covid-19 scared off Little Tummy's investors
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 4:23 PM
How a fast-growing baby food firm saw investors pull out because of the Covid-19 crisis.
US reaches grim milestone as coronavirus death toll surpasses 100,000
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 4:15 PM
Coronavirus: Vending machine mum's perfect money lesson
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 4:02 PM
Nurse Sarah Balsdon bought a vending machine, filled it with snacks, then paid her children for chores.
Charity shops fear deluge of donations when they reopen in June
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 4:01 PM
Lockdown has inspired mass clear outs but charities ask customers to be selective with donation.
Boeing job cuts start to hit nearly 13,000 workers
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 2:52 PM
A drop in travel due to the pandemic worsened the situation for the company, which was already in crisis.
Notorious short-seller 'Dark Destroyer' tears into Boohoo
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 2:35 PM
Shares plunged 10.9 per cent on Tuesday after Shadow Fall, the hedge fund run by Matthew Ear, published a 54-page report accusing the fashion giant of misleading investors about profits and cashflow.
MARKET REPORT: Hopes of an end to lockdown put a spring in FTSE's step
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 2:10 PM
London's premier index rose 1.3 per cent to close at 6144.25. It has climbed 23 per cent from depths it plunged to in March, though it's still down 20 per cent from a January peak of 7675.
ALEX BRUMMER: Landlords take a brutal beating
Amid the constant tussle between commercial landlords and retailers it is the property owners who are often portrayed as villains. Traditional bugbears play their part in this.
Office space firm IWG courts investors with plan to raise £315m
The company said it wants to chase growth opportunities and strengthen its 'global leadership position'. Founder and billionaire Mark Dixon owns 28.6 per cent of the business.
Small firms still waiting for vital loans with £18.5bn already lent
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 2:09 PM
Lenders have been overwhelmed with almost 800,000 applications for Government-backed Bounce Back loans since the scheme, which has been hit by problems, launched on May 4.
Grocery sales rise at their fastest rate in 25 years during lockdown
Industry data from research group Kantar showed supermarket spending hit £31.4bn in the 12 weeks to May 17, The 14.3 per cent rise was the biggest since records began in 1994.
Meng Wanzhou: Huawei executive suffers US extradition blow
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 1:59 PM
A Canadian court has ruled that the extradition hearing of Meng Wanzhou can continue.
Wednesday evening news briefing: Boris Johnson rejects inquiry into Dominic Cummings' actions
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 10:06 AM
Travel updates: Ryanair boss 'confident' that UK will axe quarantine law within weeks
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:57 AM
Coronavirus: Von der Leyen calls €750bn recovery fund 'Europe's moment'
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:48 AM
A giant fund is proposed, some of it raised on capital markets, but several countries express doubts.
UK furlough scheme now covers 8.4 million workers
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 9:26 AM
The scheme to pay wages of workers on leave because of coronavirus has now cost £15bn.
Man, 29, arrested over Louise Smith murder
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 8:53 AM
Offices giant IWG entices retail investors with £315 million fundraise
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 8:27 AM
Regus owner IWG unveiled a £315 million fundraise on Wednesday with a rare retail offering giving armchair investors the chance to buy shares in the deal.
Twitter tags Trump tweet with fact-checking warning
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 7:49 AM
It is the first time the social media giant has said one of Donald Trump's tweets could be misleading.
Reiss suggests customers buy clothes first and try them on at home as it prepares for reopening
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 5:48 AM
Reiss will encourage shoppers to buy clothes, try them on at home and return them if needed rather than use changing rooms, the upmarket fashion firm said on Wednesday as it outlined reopening plans.
Russell & Bromley joins list of upmarket retailers outlining reopening plans
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 5:46 AM
Upmarket accessories and fashion retailers Johnstons of Elgin, Reiss and Russell & Bromley on Wednesday revealed their store reopening plans to the Evening Standard.
Coronavirus: When will shops open and what will the rules be?
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 5:32 AM
Non-essential shops can reopen in England next month, but will I be able to buy a book or have a haircut?
Coronavirus: Young could be scarred throughout working life
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 5:10 AM
UN agency the International Labour Organisation warns of potential "lockdown generation".
BP boss Bernard Looney says coronavirus could 'accelerate' company's green transformation
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 4:51 AM
The boss of BP has said the global lockdown sparked by coronavirus has given people "a look" at a greener future, as air pollution drops in many major cities around the world.
Sky Q kicks off HDR support starting with on-demand nature shows
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 4:47 AM
The broadcaster’s new HDR experience will be available to Sky Q customers with certain set-top boxes.
Britivic cheers at-home demand for Robinsons squash
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 4:24 AM
Soft drinks group Britvic on Wednesday said customers stocking up on Robinsons squash has helped soften the blow of losing sales when pubs and restaurants closed in the lockdown.
Government CBILS and Bounce Back loan bail-out nears £30 billion
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 3:44 AM
Loans dished out by the government to Covid-19 battered companies through three emergency lending schemes hit £27.5 billion on Thursday, Treasury figures show.
Rishi Sunak urged not to cut business lifeline too soon
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 3:28 AM
London business leaders today pleaded with Rishi Sunak not to ban companies from putting more staff into the "lifesaver" furlough scheme.
BMW increases the BMW 5 series price and the size of its grille
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 3:01 AM
As an example of the price rises for the 5-series, BMW said the new incoming 520i SE now starts from £37,970 on-the-road compared to £37,600 for the outgoing model - a jump of £370.
Revised Countryman SUV revealed - and it would swallow the 1959 original whole
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 3:00 AM
The latest update to the Mini Countryman make it look like a small car on steroids - and is a far cry from design genius Sir Alec Issigonis's original tiny Mini - a 10-foot box on wheels - from 1959.
Comment: the close circle of administrators at London Capital & Finance-linked firms
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 2:50 AM
Small world, the corporate undertaking game.
Ryanair bookings surge as boss Michael O'Leary calls UK quarantine plans "unenforceable"
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 2:27 AM
"There will be movement, because people are just going to ignore it. We have seen a big surge in bookings on our flights out of Ireland and the UK to Spain, Portugal and Italy over the weekend, and that seems to be continuing this week."
Boohoo shares tumble as it fails to fend off its short seller Shadow Fall
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 2:21 AM
When you're up against an opponent dubbed the Dark Destroyer, you'd better make sure your punches hit home.
New £53,000 electric Volvo XC40 Recharge is twice the price of the standard SUV
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 1:42 AM
Powered by twin electric motors producing 408hp it accelerates from 0-62mph in 4.9 seconds and has a claimed range of 249 miles. However, it's more than double the price of the £25k entry-spec XC40.
Have you been left short changed by government pension blunders?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 1:35 AM
Campaigners are calling for the Department for Work and Pensions to conduct a full investigation into how many women have missed out on their pensions and how it was allowed to happen.
VICTORIA BISCHOFF: How many women have missed out in retirement?
It is shameful that retired women are being forced to fight hard to get the state pension they deserve. It is estimated these wives, widows and divorcees may now be owed up to £100m in lost income.
Insurers still refusing to pay out on Covid policies
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 1:19 AM
Tens of thousands of firms face bankruptcy having been denied payouts, despite years of paying for policies that promised to provide protection against outbreaks of a 'human contagious disease'.
Holiday refund hopes grounded as airlines plan to restart flights
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 1:17 AM
A raft of UK carriers have now said they plan to resume summer routes despite government advice against foreign holidays and plans to quarantine travellers for two weeks.
Financial Conduct Authority warns over mortgage holiday debt threat
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 1:16 AM
Homeowners who have deferred their mortgage payments are being warned against a debt binge after the go-ahead to extend mortgage holidays by three months has been approved.
Coronavirus: 'Short-lived' rebound in house hunter demand
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 1:09 AM
Buyer demand leapt when curbs on the sector were lifted in England, but may not last long-term, analysis says.
ASK TONY: How did my £3,454 cheque with Halifax vanish into thin air?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 12:59 AM
I went into my Halifax branch and asked for a cheque for €4,000 to be raised and paid to a third party. The cheque was never received and the money has not been credited back.
MPs demand Chancellor take action to save cash system from collapse
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 12:51 AM
A letter signed by 37 cross-party MPs have written to Rishi Sunak urging him to bring forward legislation that would revive free-to-use cash machines for local communities.
Some 750,000 MOTs carried out in April despite lockdown
Motorists were urged to not use their cars as part of stricter lockdown rules in April, with only front-line and essential workers allowed to continue driving and have vehicles MOT tested.
Comment: shopping centre boss's departure from Hammerson may lead to a rescue fundraiser
www.standard.co.uk - 27 May 2020 12:49 AM
It's bad form to speak ill of the departed, so I will say this: Hammerson's David Atkins is a thoroughly nice bloke.
Coronavirus: What are my rights as a non-essential shop worker?
bbc.co.uk - 27 May 2020 12:48 AM
Some shops will reopen from June, but what needs to be in place to keep staff safe?
Savers desperate to switch Isa deals lose out over costly delays
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 12:46 AM
Many savers are now stuck in an account paying almost nothing and urgently want to transfer. But branches have asked customers not to visit unless it is an emergency.
MAGGIE PAGANO: Should Sunak bail out Jaguar Land Rover?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2020 12:35 AM
Rookie chancellor Rishi Sunak won many plaudits for moving so swiftly to pump billions of pounds into the economy to save Britain from going bust after the lockdown.
Japanese fans can now cheer remotely at empty stadiums
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 May 2020 12:31 AM
Wednesday morning news briefing: Tory revolt grows
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 11:50 PM
Tesco emerges victorious as online grocery shopping hits record high during lockdown
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 11:36 PM
Tesco has emerged as the most popular supermarket to buy groceries from online during lockdown.
Auto Trader to slash prices by 25% as government gives car dealerships green light to open
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 11:00 PM
Auto Trader has vowed to slash its prices in June as the Government allows car dealerships to open again.
British Land sees retail and Covid-19 disruption hit property values
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 10:39 PM
Property giant British Land on Wednesday showed how the virus crisis is hurting real estate values, but insisted demand for London offices is holding up
M&G ploughs on with £410m dividend despite regulator warning insurers to hold off
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 10:25 PM
M&G will go ahead with a £400 million-plus dividend for shareholders despite Bank of England caution about insurers making payouts in the crisis.
More government stimulus is needed to boost property market, warns Zoopla
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 10:21 PM
Hammerson chief executive David Atkins to step down
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 10:10 PM
Hammerson chief executive David Atkins on Wednesday became the first casualty of the retail property crisis triggered by the Covid-19 outbreak, as he revealed plans to quit the troubled shopping centres giant.
M&G buys Ascentric platform from Royal London
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 9:56 PM
Pension and insurance mutual Royal London has sold its Ascentric platform to M&G for an undisclosed sum following an overhaul by the new chief executive Barry O'Dwyer.
Firms linked to founder of collapsed West Ham sponsor Basset & Gold "made millions" from fees
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 9:41 PM
Administrators to the collapsed London pensioner bond firm Basset & Gold are examining why companies linked to the founder charged a fee of 20% - potentially £7 million - for investing its savers' money.
FTSE 100 finishes 70 points higher as economic recovery hopes grow
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 9:01 PM
The FTSE-100 Index finished up 76.49 points higher at 6144.25 today as hopes about an economic recovery grew.
Donald Trump promises a 'very interesting' response to China's proposed crackdown on Hong Kong
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 5:26 PM
Introducing 'Planet Normal', the new Telegraph podcast that speaks your language
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 5:09 PM
Police 'broke up party at house of Tory MP Rob Roberts'
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 5:04 PM
Contact tracing: how will the UK's test, track and trace plan help ease lockdown
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 4:59 PM
Denmark embraces live music drive-ins
bbc.co.uk - 26 May 2020 4:10 PM
Mads Langer performs a drive-in concert for music fans in Copenhagen while social distancing.
Househunting surge will be short-lived, warns Zoopla
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 2:58 PM
Zoopla also warned that four in ten buyers were now shelving their plans because of market uncertainty, loss of income or diminished confidence in their future finances.
Accountants PwC and KPMG face probe over Eddie Stobart crash
The Financial Reporting Council has said that it will begin two probes. One will be into KPMG's audit of Eddie Stobart for the year to November 2017, the other will look into PwC's audit the following year.
ALEX BRUMMER: Share stakes for the state
Successive governments, since the Thatcher years, have lived in fear of the state taking stakes in troubled private sector firms. Northern Rock in 2007 and the crisis of 2008 changed that.
Warner Music Group eyes £11bn stock market float
The US firm, which has musicians such as Michael Buble and Ed Sheeran (pictured) signed to its label, is resuming its plans to float some shares on the US Nasdaq stock exchange.
Bloodbath of bankers in HSBC's biggest shake-up in 155 years
The bank had already announced it was axing 35,000 posts this year. But due to the pandemic, the lender now thinks its overhaul may need to be even more radical.
Supercar maker McLaren to axe 1,200 jobs as it battles to survive
Just a day after the Government announced car dealerships would be allowed to reopen from next Monday, the Surrey-based company said 1,200 of its 4,000 workers would lose their jobs.
Retailers jump as restrictions are eased with non-essential shops to open from June 15
JD Sports and Primark owner Associated British Foods was a big riser on the FTSE 100 share index, as investors hoped Britons would soon be filling up their baskets again.
Travel stocks soar amid signs lockdown restrictions are set to ease
On a day that saw the FTSE 100 index hit a four-week high, sources close to the German government said the country's borders may begin to reopen for travel from mid-June.
Vauxhall boss warns production will be down for months
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 2:57 PM
Vauxhall reopened in Luton, which makes the Vivaro van, just over a week ago. But its Ellesmere Port site, which makes the Astra family hatchback, remains out of action.
MARKET REPORT: Aston Martin accelerates after boss is ejected
Andy Palmer was once credited with leading the car maker's recovery after taking the wheel in 2014, however his stewardship since it floated in 2018 has proved far more controversial.
Playdough and sand will be banned, one of the UK’s largest nursery chains says as it prepares to reopen
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 2:09 PM
Doctor and nurse marry in hospital chapel after cancelling summer wedding due to coronavirus
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 12:14 PM
Travel restriction updates: RNLI calls for UK beach ban
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 10:09 AM
The coronavirus outbreak around the world, in pictures
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 10:04 AM
Britain in coronavirus lockdown, in pictures
Tuesday evening news briefing: Minister quits over Dominic Cummings' trip to Durham
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 May 2020 9:54 AM
Four ways to kit out your home for indoor exercise on every budget
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 9:48 AM
Millions of us have got used to working out at home or in our local parks for free during lockdown, meaning gym memberships look set to be a major casualty of the pandemic.
Which SUVs have the best real-world fuel economy?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 9:13 AM
We've used What Car?'s True MPG calculator to work out how Dominic Cummings' Land Rover can go before it empties its fuel tank - and reveal seven rival mid-size SUVs that are more frugal.
VW ordered to buy back cars it equipped with emission evasion kits
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 8:58 AM
The decision comes after a motorist took the company to court over a Volkswagen Sharan he bought in 2014, which was equipped with the software that turned off emissions controls during testing.
Aston Martin boss Andy Palmer leaves the business
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 8:50 AM
The luxury car-maker has named Tobias Moers, who runs Mercedes-Benz's AMG performance arm, as his replacement. Shares in Aston Martin shot up almost 40 per cent in early trading.
Exclusive: Pensioner horror as Basset & Gold emerges as backer behind payday lender Uncle Buck
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 8:30 AM
Pensioners who invested in collapsed bond investor Basset & Gold today told of their horror at learning the company was investing their money in offering payday loans.
Which traditionally defensive stocks proved their worth during the coronavirus crash?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 6:16 AM
Defensive stocks are generally those that are less vulnerable to the economic cycle and financial shocks. But even these hardy shares have struggled this year.
John Lewis to open its doors again in June as government gives retailers the green light
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 6:02 AM
John Lewis is set to reopen the group's department stores in June after the Government gave non-essential shops the green light.
Accounting watchdog probes Eddie Stobart audits
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 5:01 AM
The Financial Reporting Council on Tuesday said it has launched investigations into KPMG and PwC over the audits of Eddie Stobart Logistics.
McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs as pandemic hits the Woking based supercar maker
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 4:10 AM
Supercar maker McLaren has announced that 1,200 jobs will be lost across its operations, representing around a quarter of its workforce.
Kia's new Rio supermini gets hybrid technology for 2020
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 4:04 AM
The new Rio features Kia's first electrified petrol 48-volt mild-hybrid powertrain and comes complete with a face-lifted exterior and updated interior design. Prices will start from £13k to rival the Ford Fiesta.
You can't go away but should you still sell your investments in May?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 3:35 AM
The old adage to 'sell in May and go away' has worked out only twice over the past decade. We can't physically go away this year but some experts think your investments should have a break.
Can I book a 2020 summer holiday in Britain?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 3:27 AM
Most British holidaymakers are resigned to the fact that they won't be able to head abroad this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic causing travel havoc.
Aston Martin chief executive Andy Palmer sacked after 94% share price drop during his tenure
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 3:18 AM
Travel stocks TUI, easyJet and Ryanair lifted by Spain summer holiday reopening plan
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 3:00 AM
Plans by some continental countries to to lift restrictions on tourism sent shares in TUI, easyJet and Ryanair surging on Tuesday, spelling hopes of a broader revival in battered consumer stocks.
Should I take BA refund in the form of Avios points?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 2:39 AM
The airline said the actual rate of Avios that you get for the price of your flight is roughly double what you would normally get if you bought Avios using cash.
FTSE 100 rally: Investors shop for retail stocks as stores get reopening date
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 2:10 AM
The country has been given the green light to go shopping, and the City today decided to follow suit.
Jim Armitage: It could be good that chief executives stay in post during this crisis
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 1:42 AM
We reveal how buffet restaurants will have to adapt post-lockdown
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2020 1:10 AM
With the coronavirus pandemic changing the way we conduct our everyday lives, will buffet-style restaurants even be able to open again?
Retail sales fall at record pace in May as financial pressures mount
www.standard.co.uk - 26 May 2020 12:50 AM
Retail sales remained deeply depressed in May as a result of a coronavirus lockdown that has prompted a collapse in consumer spending.
Tuesday morning news briefing: The unanswered questions
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 May 2020 11:50 PM
The City Pub Group outlines plans for beer gardens post-lockdown
www.standard.co.uk - 25 May 2020 11:33 PM
The City Pub Group on Tuesday outlined measures it will implement to get beer gardens ready for reopening, with outside cashless bars and limited menus on the way.
EasyJet finance chief steps down just days after winning battle with founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou
www.standard.co.uk - 25 May 2020 10:58 PM
Poundland re-opens another 26 stores as retailers get ready to throw open their doors in June
www.standard.co.uk - 25 May 2020 10:32 PM
The Peri-Peri chicken chain will be serving from a reduced menu to support its kitchen staff, who will maintain social distance in its kitchens and food preparation areas.
BMW, Audi and Maserati car showrooms to reopen June 1 in Marshall Motors plan
www.standard.co.uk - 25 May 2020 10:30 PM
BMW, Audi and Maserati car dealerships run by Marshall Motors are set to reopen on 1 June after the government eased lockdown restrictions.
Foxtons to reopen estate agent branches from this week
www.standard.co.uk - 25 May 2020 10:03 PM
Foxtons on Tuesday said it will start to reopen its London estate agency branches, with all set to be up and running again by June 1.
FTSE 100 finishes 70 points higher with British Airways owner IAG up over 20%
www.standard.co.uk - 25 May 2020 9:32 PM
Normal People star to raffle Connell's chain for charity
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 May 2020 7:16 PM
World Health Organisation suspends trial of hydroxychloroquine over safety fears
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 May 2020 6:58 PM
Coronavirus: What's the future for the office?
bbc.co.uk - 25 May 2020 4:51 PM
As companies hint at more home-working, how could our work culture be about to shift?
Find out which masks offer the most protection and why
bbc.co.uk - 25 May 2020 4:04 PM
You may have heard the term N95 but what does it mean and why are some masks rated higher than others?
Huawei: What would happen if the UK ditched the Chinese firm?
bbc.co.uk - 25 May 2020 4:01 PM
Officials are taking another look into Huawei, but the Chinese firm warns against a 5G ban.
We have THREE MONTHS to save the economy, says top recruitment boss
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 2:10 PM
As boss of REED, Britain's biggest recruitment firm, James Reed is uniquely well-placed to see the devastation the coronavirus is wreaking on the economy.
Rolls-Royce piles pressure on smaller suppliers demanding price cuts
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 2:06 PM
The engineering group has written to some 700 aerospace suppliers asking for the concession, even as it reduces the size of its orders. Just days ago Rolls announced it was slashing 9,000 jobs.
Bangladeshi factories battle UK rag trade billionaire Philip Day
Around 30 suppliers to the Edinburgh Woollen Mill group, which also includes Peacocks and Jaeger, have accused tycoon Philip Day (pictured) of taking 'undue advantage of the Covid-19 situation'.
Results of Astrazeneca's Covid-19 vaccine trial due 'within weeks'
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 2:04 PM
The drugs group has teamed up with scientists from Oxford University, who are developing the potential shot, and on Thursday last week it was handed a £1bn boost from the US government.
Dutch PM Mark Rutte didn't see mother before her death because he followed virus lockdown rules
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 May 2020 12:31 PM
Travel updates: Spain confirms tourists can visit from July 1
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 May 2020 8:18 AM
Indian man arrested for allegedly killing wife with cobra
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 May 2020 8:02 AM
Prince Andrew flew Paul Daniels on Queen's helicopter because he was late for a show
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 May 2020 5:59 AM
How greedy landlords are suing students for unpaid rent
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 4:11 AM
Many university students are being threatened with legal action from letting agents and private landlords unless they pay for accommodation. Jack Clarke, with his father Phil, has lodged a complaint.
RUTH SUNDERLAND: Tories must bring back prosperity regions
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 1:51 AM
The Tories need a proper strategy that will promote advanced manufacturing and innovation. Above all, they must help the young, whose prospects are most at risk, to make their way into good jobs.
Boss of Marks & Spencer slashes his bonuses
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 1:44 AM
Steve Rowe had defied calls to give up his full £810,000 salary plus bonuses, which paid out a total of £1.6m last year. But M&S said he would not take annual bonuses for 2019/20 or 2020/21.
Volkswagen campervans set to be staycation hit
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 1:38 AM
Requests for quotes for VW's £55,000 California model rocketed 250 per cent in April compared with March. Inquiries about its new, larger Grand California model, soared by 100 per cent.
Ministers weigh up sovereign wealth fund for regions
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 1:35 AM
The Government would buy shares in key private firms outside London - and could bring in private investors - to support those with the potential to gain international success after the crisis.
As European resorts finally start to reopen... What's going on in our holiday hotspots?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 1:31 AM
Travel corridors and bubbles, sea bridges, quarantines - there's a lot of confusion surrounding holidays, as restrictions ease. We look at what your chances are for a summer getaway.
TSB customers say they've been unfairly denied a £50 cashback offer
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2020 12:26 AM
Some customers of TSB have complained the bank has left them out of pocket by denying them a £50 cashback bonus they were entitled to, despite appearing to follow the rules of the offer.
We reveal if you should use chargeback to get your holiday money back
Ryanair customers are wrongly being told that using the chargeback card-protection scheme is a fraudulent activity.
My pension pot could run out within four years - what can I do?
My financial adviser rote yesterday to say due to the downturn in the value of the fund if I maintained the present income stock would have to be sold and the fund would only last three to four years.
London lockdown: are Tubes and buses still running - and can I travel out of the city?
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 11:07 PM
Life after lockdown: India faces rural epidemic as millions return to villages as curfew is eased
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 11:00 PM
'I can't get a supermarket home delivery slot - what should I do?' Coronavirus Q&A
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 10:09 PM
Taiwan offers people of Hong Kong 'necessary assistance' after protests over new security laws
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 9:41 PM
Coronavirus school closures: what happens now exams are cancelled - and how long are schools shut?
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 9:36 PM
What essential shops are open during the coronavirus lockdown?
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 8:21 PM
Donald Trump bans entry to foreigners coming from coronavirus hotspot Brazil
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 5:42 PM
The man who sells 700 million sandwiches a year
bbc.co.uk - 24 May 2020 5:10 PM
Patrick Coveney, is the boss of the UK's largest sandwich maker of pre-packaged sandwiches.
Sir David Attenborough: 'Coronavirus pandemic has swept climate change off the front pages'
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 4:01 PM
Coronavirus lockdown forcing young drivers to seek solitude in their cars
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 4:00 PM
How to make your own beer for less than 50p a pint
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2020 3:40 PM
The closure of pubs, combined with stressed household finances, has caused demand for homebrew kits to soar. But of course, home brewing is not always plain sailing.
Who'll clean up after the Covid crisis?
We ask the experts
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2020 3:31 PM
We asked expert futurists to gaze into a post-coronavirus future and suggest how our lives will change due to the pandemic .
HETHERINGTON: The Lloyd's insurer that heaps shame on its own industry
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2020 3:26 PM
We run a small pub in Herefordshire, and due to the forced closure, we are struggling to make ends meet. We do have pandemic insurance, but our insurers are refusing to pay out.
Home buyers cut their offers in the face of the coronavirus crash
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2020 3:23 PM
The impact of coronavirus is still being felt in the property market - from nervous sellers to buyers trying to scoop a possible bargain.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Shipping magnate Braemar
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2020 2:09 PM
Shipping magnates come from far and wide to arrange deals, secure finance and seek advice in the capital. Braemar is one of the companies those businesses turn to.
RAY MASSEY: Car dealers preparing to re-open showrooms
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2020 11:15 AM
With ministers urging people to avoid public transport and pent up demand for new and used cars, many returning to work after the Bank Holiday will be looking to buy a cheap runaround.
Gold mining company lodge planning application to dig in Snowdonia
Telegraph.co.uk - 24 May 2020 11:07 AM