An apprentice at work at Smith of Derby Clockmakers. Photograph: Fabio de Paola for the Guardian. Apprenticeships. Calls for change to apprenticeships after numbers fall by 59%.
Has the UK's economic outlook really suddenly become very much worse - or has this reckoning been coming for some time? And is there any way out of this mess?
Having watched the value of their holdings in the UK's biggest energy supplier fall 30 per cent this year - as the company battled a tough home market - they now have a fresh problem: North America.
Just Eat has seen its shares rise 40% over the past year, after acquiring rivals such as Hungryhouse. Photograph: Just Eat/PA. FTSE.
One of Finland's largest food companies is selling what it claims to be a first: insect bread. Markus Hellstrom, head of the Fazer group's bakery division, said on Thursday that one loaf contains about 70 dried house crickets, ground into powder and ...