More than one million incidents of fly-tipping were dealt with by councils in England in 2016-17, costing taxpayers �58m to clear up.
Travis Perkins, the UK's biggest supplier of building materials, has reassured investors that it is on track to meet City forecasts as it posted an uptick in sales despite a "challenging" backdrop.
How far could you travel by adding up the depth of all the region's potholes? Nancy Lancefield. Email. Published: 13:20 Thursday 19 October 2017.
A report by the Social Mobility Commission found only one in six low paid workers were able to permanently “escape” the low pay threshold, whereas nearly half (48%) have moved in and out of it in the past decade.
Shares in IWG have sunk more than 30% after the serviced-office provider issued a profit warning. The firm, formerly known as Regus, said an anticipated third-quarter sales recovery had been weaker than expected.