The Night Tube will extend to the London Overground for the first time on Friday 15 December. The 24-hour service will operate on Friday and Saturday between New Cross Gate and Dalston Junction - extending to Highbury & Islington next year.
About 1.6 million people, who are classed as self-employed, work for gig economy employers such as Deliveroo and Uber. Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA.
An elderly couple's kitchen appliances are all still in perfect working order… 50 years after they purchased them. Sydney and Rachel Saunders, aged 83 and 81, are finally getting rid of dozens of items they bought half a century ago.
John Collison does not seem entirely comfortable with his somewhat impressive claim to fame - he is the world's youngest self-made billionaire.
High street sales are forecast to fall in 2.1% this Christmas. Photograph: Murdo Macleod/the Guardian. Retail industry. UK shoppers expected to cut back this Christmas.