Half of all adults in the UK are financially vulnerable, with millions failing to pay bills and resorting to borrowing from friends and family to make ends meet, according to the UK financial watchdog.
More than 32 million people are in work, including 15 million women, the Office for National Statistics reported. The number of job vacancies has increased by 3,000 to a near-record high of.
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month, new figures show. Analysis of queues during the 12 months to August found that November 2016 was the worst with almost 170,000 hold-ups - some 50% above average.
The Flying Scotsman has broken down on its way to East Anglia. Thousands of people were expected to see the famous locomotive as it steamed its way eastwards from Ely at 17:30 BST.
Twitter is to introduce new restrictions on hateful and pornographic imagery as part of new plans to tackle abuse on the social media site.