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Ex-M&S and Unilever chiefs eye £6bn Flora bid

A former boss of Marks & Spencer (M&S) and an ex-Unilever chief operating officer are being lined up to play key roles in the...

Household debt warning as borrowing levels soar

A credit rating agency has warned about soaring levels of household debt as Bank of England figures show unsecured borrowing is back above £200bn. The...

Pound at 10-month high on dollar's Trump slump

Sterling has been trading against the dollar at levels not seen since September last year - hitting $1.32 at the close of trading in...

Bank of England strike goes ahead as talks fail

The Bank of England will be hit by its first strike action in more than 50 years following the failure of talks to resolve...

Whitehall ends Deloitte ban after Brexit row

The professional services giant Deloitte has resumed bidding for Government contracts after being placed in the deep freeze by Theresa May over a memo...

Kids Company bosses face six-year board ban

The founder and former trustees of Kids Company are facing company directorship bans of up to six years following a Government investigation into the...

TaxAssist Accountants Group Chief Executive Director receives Honorary AIA Membership in recognition of his...

Karl Sandall, Group Chief Executive Director of TaxAssist Accountants, has been awarded honorary membership of the Association of International Accountants (AIA) in recognition of...

Millions of people 'stuck' in the wrong job

Millions of workers are "stuck" in jobs where their talents are not being used, a study has found. The number of "over-educated" workers has risen...

For The Cat Food Experience

OSCAR Pet Foods has the expertise and the knowledge to deliver a food that will inspire the appetite of any cat, and with the...

No 10: Free movement to end in March 2019

Free movement of EU citizens to Britain will end when the country leaves the EU in March 2019, Downing Street has said, moving to...

Spoton Success: Meet Garry Stewart, the local it’seeze website consultant for York and Harrogate

Looking for an opportunity that provides real job satisfaction alongside a great work-life balance? That’s exactly what Garry Stewart found when he joined Spoton.net...

The Super 6 – is one for you?

Home Instead Senior Care is the world’s largest and best home care provider – enabling older people to stay in their own home for...

Edgar Mobbs: Rugby and WW1 hero 'ran into gunfire'

Former England rugby captain Edgar Mobbs died in the Battle of Passchendaele on 31 July 1917.Turned down for an army commission for being too...

FT journalists may strike over gender pay gap

Financial Times' journalists could strike over the gender pay gap at the newspaper amid fury that female journalists are being paid 13% less than...

LoveHomeSwap sold to Wyndham in £40m deal

LoveHomeSwap, one of the UK's best-known sharing economy start-ups, is close to being sold to the American hotels giant Wyndham in a £40m deal. Sky...

Edgar Mobbs: Events mark Passchendaele hero's death

A statue of Mobbs has joined others, including Nobel Prize winner Francis Crick, football and war hero Walter Tull and composer Malcolm Arnold, at...