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UK spends a record £9.7bn on home entertainment in 2021

Britons £10bn on home entertainment last year as the pandemic continued to fuel a boom in streaming services such as Netflix and Spotify.

January 6, 2022
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All we want at Christmas is a new home

While many people look to a gym membership after the excesses of Christmas, others want an even greater lifestyle change . . . a new home.

January 6, 2022
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Virgin Money announces new fintech partnership with Expend

Virgin Money has announced a new fintech partnership with Expend, adding an Expense Management service to its new business banking proposition

January 5, 2022
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Outlook deteriorating for UK automotive sector

The credit risk in the UK automotive industry is set to deteriorate.

December 31, 2021
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Lord Sugar claims youngsters don’t have a ‘hunger’ for hard work and prefer to sit on ‘bean bags and flick elastic bands at each other’

Lord Alan Sugar has slammed youngsters for 'sitting around on bean bags all day' instead of working hard five days a week.

December 24, 2021
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Manure-powered tractor us helping bring vegetables to the table this Christmas

British Christmas dinner tables this year could feature vegetables harvested by a world-first low carbon, cow dung-powered tractor

December 24, 2021
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Will there be another lockdown and when could it be?

Boris Johnson ruled out any extra coronavirus restrictions before Christmas, but decision on whether to lock down England is in the balance

December 24, 2021
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Calls to delay Jan 1st ‘Rules of Origin’ Brexit changes to prevent further disruption

The post-Brexit changes to the ‘Rules of Origin’ regulations that are set to be introduced on the 1st of January 2022 should be delayed.

December 22, 2021
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UK businesses write off £8 in every £100 as uncollectable

UK businesses report losing £8 for every £100 billed in the last year due to the non-payment of invoices.

December 22, 2021
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UK SMEs turning to crowdfunding to fuel growth out of the pandemic

According to a survey SMEs are more likely to choose non-traditional ways of accessing capital such as crowdfunding for growth

December 21, 2021
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The right to work flexibly should be enshrined in law, say half of UK employees

As the UK Government’s consultation to reform flexible working regulations end half of UK workers are keen for flexible working to be law.

December 21, 2021
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Taxpayers could receive a Christmas bonus

Taxpayers who file their tax returns online by the 30 December may be able to enjoy a Christmas bonus.

December 20, 2021
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