Mark Tunney, co-founder of the Jigsaw Recovery Project, helping young people transition out of foster care, told me locals were now scared of the gangs. He said youths with guns worked for local crime families, adding: “It does my f***ing head in. It’s the area I live in, I know all the families, I used […]
Equivalent to almost a quarter of the government’s annual budget for running the public sector, making welfare payments and investing in infrastructure, the £210bn sum, the NAO said, was the office’s latest cost-estimate of the government response.
The same factor has also driven sales of plug-in hybrids – which combine a battery and an internal combustion engine – to quadruple in July compared with 2019. The share of petrol versions of so-called mild hybrids, which have a much smaller battery, tripled year-on-year in July.
I firmly reject those who claim that Europe’s continued decline is inevitable. But I also believe that only by changing course now can we ensure our future and regain trust in the eyes of voters. What needs to change? Some 5.5 million young Europeans (nearly a quarter of all Europe’s youth and more than half […]
September 4 – Virgin Atlantic – 1,150 September 3 – Costa – 1,650 September 2 – Heathrow – 1,200 August 27 – Pret a Manger – 2,800 (includes 1,000 announced on July 6) August 26 – Gatwick Airport – 600 August 25 – Co-operative bank – 350 August 20 – Alexander Dennis – 650 August […]
Although staging a rapid recovery in recent months, concerns are mounting that Britain’s economic fightback from the crisis could falter as job losses rise and demand for goods and services remains depressed while risks to public health from the coronavirus crisis remain.
The British Beer and Pub Association called for a sector-specific furlough scheme beyond October as well as extended VAT cuts, business rate relief and a cut to beer duty, which the chief executive, Emma McClarkin, said “remains punitively high”.
Car dealerships in England finally reopened as the UK government relaxed COVID-19 measures that had slammed the brakes on the industry and helped send the economy into reverse.”When we reopened it was quite refreshing and pleasing,” Nick Locke, manager of the Chingford dealership, told AFP on Thursday, against a backdrop of sparkling brand new vehicles.Sector […]
‘For months, even when the virus was at its peak, millions of passengers were coming from all over the world without any restrictions placed upon them at all. By the time restrictions were introduced, we were one of only a handful of countries in the world who up to that point had failed to take […]
It denied there was a need for an inquiry into Russian interference in the 29016 Brexit referendum, with a spokesman saying: ’Where new information emerges, the Government will always consider the most appropriate use of any intelligence it develops or receives, including whether it is appropriate to make this public. Given this long standing approach, a retrospective […]