Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Debenhams on the brink of collapse after rejecting Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley’s £200million...

DEBENHAMS is on the edge of going bust after lenders rejected a £200million rescue plan from Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley. The retailer, which...

Unemployment falls by 34,000 to 1.3million – the lowest rate since 1974

THE number of people out of work has fallen by 34,000 to 1.3million - the lowest rate of unemployment since 1974. That's according to...

Maplin and Toys R Us collapse into administration in latest blow to the UK...

TWO of the UK's largest retailers on the UK high street have collapsed into administration today - putting 5,500 jobs at risk. Struggling retailers...

Poor men earning less as rich trouser more in ‘gig economy’, report reveals

THE rise of the gig economy is seeing poorer male workers earn less while richer ones take home more, a major report finds...

Father and daughter turned love of chocolate into a business – and now it...

WE are a nation of chocolate lovers but one father and daughter have taken it one step further, by turning their passion for...

There’s one-week left to renew your tax credits or you risk losing out on...

MILLIONS of people have just one week left to renew their tax credits or they could risk losing out on thousands of pounds. Miss...

All Toys R Us stores will close in less than TWO weeks as it...

COLLAPSED retailer Toys R Us will close its remaining UK stores for good in less than two weeks. The former high street favourite entered...

House builder Ilke Homes is recruiting for 150 vacancies at its factory in Harrogate...

WANT to help put the fab into pre-fab homes? Then grab one of the 150 jobs a new firm has on offer. Ilke Homes...

Employers could be forced to offer staff flexible working under new plans

EMPLOYERS could be forced to offer all staff flexible working hours from the moment they take on a new job. The proposed changes have...

Store cashiers set to be replaced by robot checkouts due to minimum wage increase,...

STORE cashiers could be increasingly replaced by robot checkouts as a result of minimum wage rises, an economic think tank has warned. The Institute...

Jaguar Land Rover and Ford to cut thousands of jobs as motor industry blames...

CAR giants Jaguar Land Rover and Ford are to cut thousands of jobs, blaming uncertainty surrounding Brexit. Jaguar Land Rover is expected to announce...

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From Japan to Denmark, here’s how people across the world put a smile on...

REMEMBER when no one had even heard of hygge, let alone knew how to say it (hoo-gah, obvs)? These days, the Scandinavian word...

Self-employed mum? You can claim £145 a week on maternity leave – here’s how

THREE in 10 self-employed mums may be missing out on maternity pay worth more than £5,660. Self-employed mums may be entitled to up to...

Writer reveals she’s had 16 jobs in 14 years and built up skills from...

MILLENNIALS get a bad rap. What’s wrong with avocado and yoga? Unlike their lucky parents — many of whom could count on a steady...

Marks & Spencer to close distribution warehouse – putting 450 jobs at risk

MARKS & Spencer is to close its Hardwick distribution centre in north-west England putting 450 jobs at risk. The British retailer said the site...

Carphone Warehouse to close almost 100 stores this year as high street pain continues

ALMOST 100 Carphone Warehouse stores will shut down this year in the latest blow to the high street. The retailer said it will axe...

How this lad’s zero hours court victory could help you unlock money you’re owed

LAD who has a zero hours contract with a Plymouth security firm has been awarded nearly £600 over unpaid holiday - a right...

Hard-up Brits’ pay falls yet again — and there’s no sign of a raise...

HARD-UP Brits face a Christmas crunch after job figures revealed spending power was back at levels last seen 11 years ago. Despite a 94,000...

Join the jet set at Gatwick Airport and bag one of the 1,200 jobs...

JOIN the jet set for a living – Gatwick Airport has 1,200 jobs up for grabs. Four hundred of the roles are with aircraft...

Steak chain Gaucho at risk of going into administration putting 1,500 jobs at risk

STEAK restaurant chain Gaucho could be about to go bust putting 1,500 jobs at risk in the latest blow to the high street. The...

Aviva to axe 1,800 jobs over the next three years

INSURANCE giant Aviva has announced plans to axe 1,800 jobs over the next three years. That's 6 per cent of its 30,000-strong total workforce. 1...

Greggs to open 100 stores this year as vegan sausage roll helps budget baker...

GREGGS plans to open 100 new shops by the end of the year creating potentially hundreds of new jobs. The British bakery chain saw...

The 239 companies named and shamed for not paying minimum wage, including Odeon, Home...

ODEON, Home Bargains and Card Factory are among the companies "named and shamed" by the Government for failing to pay the legal minimum...

Ex-army captain turned professional MERMAID now earns £25 an hour teaching kids how to...

AN ex-army captain has swapped life in the military to become a professional mermaid - and she gets paid to teach it to...