Britain faces up to the prospect of mass unemployment this winter

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Energy bills could fall by as much as £95 a year as regulator drops price cap

Around 15 million households will see their gas and electricity bills reduced by up to £95…

UK house prices hit new record high after ‘surprising’ post-lockdown spike

House prices leapt to a new high in July, in a “surprising spike” after the market…

What do UK’s new coronavirus travel restrictions mean?

Belgium, Andorra and the Bahamas are the latest countries to be added to the UK government’s…

Ryanair accused of ‘numerous violations’ of coronavirus rules by Italian authorities

Italy’s aviation authority has warned Ryanair that “repeated violations” of coronavirus precautions must stop – or…

Wetherspoons cutting a third of head office jobs as pub downturn hits sales

Wetherspoons cuts third of head office jobs as it deals with pub downturn during pandemic |…

Eurotunnel outperforms other modes of transport this summer

Travellers are opting to take their cars through the Channel Tunnel rather than fly. The latest…

UK recession will be less severe than feared, says Bank of England

The recession caused by the coronavirus pandemic will be less severe than feared but unemployment is…

Airports urge coronavirus testing as alternative to quarantine

As quarantine rules continue to dampen appetites for travel, the UK’s airports are lobbying intensively to…

Tesco’s plans to axe cleaners during pandemic put shoppers at risk, say customers

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