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Foreign lorry drivers to be allowed to make more UK deliveries

Foreign lorry drivers will be able to make an unlimited number of pick-ups and drop-offs in a fixed period in the UK under changes to rules

October 15, 2021
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Octopus Energy agrees £3bn hydrogen deal

Octopus Energy plans to invest £3 billion in hydrogen plants in Britain by the end of the decade after striking a deal with RES

October 15, 2021
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Sunak under pressure after ‘delay’ in business rates system overhaul

The Treasury is facing a backlash from businesses after a delay to overhaul the business rates system that is blamed for mass shop closures

October 15, 2021
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Sunak tells shoppers: “Don’t panic about presents”

Rishi Sunak has said presents will be available to buy at Christmas despite the supply chain crisis but appeared to rule out helping business

October 14, 2021
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Dominic Cummings says UK always intended to ditch NI protocol

The UK government always intended to “ditch” the Northern Ireland protocol, Boris Johnson’s former adviser Dominic Cummings has claimed.

October 14, 2021
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Rishi Sunak urged to cut business rates to unlock billions in investment

Employers’ groups representing a quarter of jobs in Britain have called on Rishi Sunak to cut business rates in the budget later this month

October 14, 2021
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UK’s biggest poultry supplier warns of big rise in price of chicken

UK’s biggest poultry supplier has warned cost of chicken is expected to rise by more than 10%, adding food in Britain is “too cheap.”

October 14, 2021
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Just Eat Takeaway.com breaks through one billion orders mark

British orders at Just Eat Takeaway.com jumped by 25 per cent year-on-year in the third quarter as UK business broke through one billion mark

October 14, 2021
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Rishi Sunak says that ministers doing all we can to fix supplies for shops

Shoppers can be reassured ministers are doing "absolutely everything we can" to fix UK supply chain issues, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has said

October 14, 2021
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Shoppers told to plan ahead for Christmas amid port delays

The boss of a global shipping agent has told shoppers to plan ahead for Christmas because of UK ports delays.

October 13, 2021
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UK economy grows after boost from camping holidays and meals out

The UK economy grew by 0.4% in August as more people dined out, went on holiday and attended music festivals.

October 13, 2021
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‘Almost 10,000’ licensed premises called time permanently during pandemic to date

There are almost 10,000 fewer licensed premises across Britain since the start of the coronavirus pandemic according to a new report

October 13, 2021
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