19 October 2016
A new UK craze has seen pranksters flooding eBay with listings for ‘upside down’ five pound notes - and some are attracting bids of thousands of pounds.
19 October 2016
British businesses and members of the public lost a combined £10.9 billion pounds to fraud last year, according to new figures from anti-fraud groups.
18 October 2016
A health alert has been issued warning parents over an outbreak of a polio-type virus that can easily be spread through coughs and sneezes.
14 October 2016
The plunging value of the pound can make it disheartening to think about how little bang you may get for your well-earned buck in the aftermath of Brexit.
12 October 2016
Brexit is likely to knock 10p off the National Living Wage next year, according to research by the Resolution Foundation.
11 October 2016
Road safety and health experts along with the emergency services have called on the Government to lower the drink-drive limit in England and Wales.
10 October 2016
Workplace stress has reached record levels, according to a TUC report for World Mental Health Day.
30 September 2016
Three out of 10 adults have enjoyed a holiday fling with a stranger, according to new research.
28 September 2016
An Indian summer is on its way with an unusually hot start to October forecast on the back of one of the warmest Septembers in recent years.
27 September 2016
Building bricks, dolls and mobile phones are among the items that Britain’s kids regularly drop in the loo, according to a new report.
26 September 2016
Using mobile phones while driving rates as the worst habit among fellow motorists, according to a new report.
23 September 2016
Until very recently, using a phone at the dinner table was frowned upon.
21 September 2016
England now has twice as many ex-smokers as smokers, according to health officials.
20 September 2016
The average cost of moving home in the UK has risen by £870 during the past year, up to £10,996.
14 September 2016
Less than half of learner drivers presented for their test manage to pass, according to the latest statistics.
13 September 2016
It’s been more than 20 years since George Cole graced our screens as the wheeler-dealer Arthur Daley but it seems that the image of used car salesmen as dodgy backstreet scammers is still alive and well.
12 September 2016
Those who relish the greasy-lipped indulgence of a fatty Greggs treat, look away now. For the UK’s largest bakery chain has doubled down on its healthier offerings, unveiling a new sourdough pasty, made with shortcrust pastry and a crumb topping.
09 September 2016
Supermarket chain chain Morrisons has today made a “checkout promise” that it will open extra checkouts for customers if there is more than one person ahead of them in a queue.
07 September 2016
Millions of Brits are now happy to live a solitary existence, according to new research.
06 September 2016
Shoppers could soon be getting more for their money as supermarkets gear up for the latest instalment of a raging price war in the sector.