A new emission charging system for older, more polluting vehicles in London is just a “first step” and must be accompanied by wider measures such as a national diesel scrappage scheme, according to environment groups.
Investors cheered reports that engineering firm GKN could split in two, sending its shares to the top of the FTSE 100 and helping the blue chip index edge into positive territory.
Right, time for a round-up on the Pendragon profits warning, from my colleague Julia Kollewe... Shares in the UK's biggest car dealer have plunged by 17% after a surprise profit warning which also raised new fears over consumer spending.
There are now over 2,000 breweries in the UK for the first time since the 1930s, according to new research by UHY Hacker Young. UHY Hacker Young adds that the number of breweries in the UK has jumped 18% in just one year from 1,692 in 2015 to 1,994 ...
THE price of booze is set to rise in Wales after a bill was unveiled today which could push up the cost of alcohol to 50p per unit.