What time is Iceland open on Bank Holiday Monday? Full opening hours

Iceland August Bank Holiday Opening Times: Friday 28th August – normal opening hours for all UK stores Saturday 29th August – normal opening hours for all UK stores Sunday 30th August – normal opening hours for all UK stores Monday 31st August – Iceland will be open from 8am until 7pm or 9am – 6pm, […]

Central bank test of digital currency set to expand

Once the pilot program is expanded-especially in developed regions in China with a huge number of consumers-the digital currency system will have to be able to serve a “hypermarket” with a technology infrastructure processing data from users in a fast, highly secure and resilient way, he added.

Staycationers face Bank Holiday travel chaos: Drivers are warned to prepare for busiest weekend of the year with 18m cars on the roads as rail passengers are hit by delays and cancellations from engineering works

Francis batters UK overnight with record-breaking 80mph gales and six weeks worth of a rain as August’s second named storm damages homes and businesses – with more flooding on the way  Storm Francis left a trail of devastation in its wake today after battering Britain with record-breaking wind gusts of more than 80mph and six […]

Bank Holiday BLISS: Staycationers brace for two-day deluge after double-battering from Storms Ellen and Francis… but holiday weekend will be dry and sunny

‘There will be some light showers in the west but some sunny spells as well. Sunday sees a cold start across much of the north of the UK with temperatures down into single figures in the morning. Then high pressure will build so winds will be light and things will warm up.’  

Is HSBC down? How to check if the website or banking app is working

Visit your local branch as soon as you can. If you can’t get there, or it is closed, call your bank and ask for its guidance on what to do.  If the bank’s phone services are also down or busy, try contacting your bank on social media to ask what to do. But remember: don’t […]

The Co-Operative Bank to cut 350 jobs and close 18 branches – see the full list

Shoe chain Aldo collapsed into administration with five stores permanently closed Victoria’s Secret plunged into administration, putting 800 jobs at risk Fashion chain Quiz put its shop business into administration in , putting 82 stores at risk British Gas owners cuts 5,000 jobs, over half of which will be in management Airbus announces 1,700 job losses. It expects cuts to be […]

McDonald’s August bank holiday opening hours – what are its Monday opening hours?

While the majority of workers enjoy a day off, bank holidays do not have to be granted as paid leave.

So much for saving humanity! Extinction Rebellion vow to ‘flood the streets’ causing Bank Holiday bedlam across UK in protest over planet… with social-distancing out the window

BANKS AND FINANCE – UK-WIDE: Proters will be arguing that the ‘world of dirty finance should be taking a permanent ‘holiday’ from destructive dealings and propping-up polluters’.11AM – BIRMINGHAM: A protest at 130 New Street will urge HSBC to ‘divest from these polluters’ and involve ‘theatrical action’ with members from XR Youth.11AM – NORWICH: A […]

Over 400 million poor now have access to banks due to Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana: Finance ministry

The government is planning to expand the scheme to provide insurance coverage to PMJDY account holders. “Eligible PMJDY account holders will be sought to be covered under PMJJBY [Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana] and PMSBY [Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana]. Banks have already been communicated about the same,” it said in a statement.

Coronavirus: More Scots could live for longer on their savings

More than a third of those asked (36%) could survive for between one and six months (up from 31% in March) A total of 16% could make ends meet for six to 12 months (up from 13%) Almost one in five (19%) said they could make ends meet for more than a year (up from […]