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Boots sent charity legal warning over pill row

Boots issued a legal warning to a pregnancy charity over its public campaign for more affordable emergency contraception, it has emerged. The British Pregnancy Advisory...

New Look chief Kristiansen to step down

The chief executive of New Look is to step down just over two years after his turnaround of the high street fashion chain paved...

Green warns MP over BHS pensions disclosure

The bitter fight between Sir Philip Green and the veteran Labour MP Frank Field escalated on Thursday when the tycoon threatened legal action over...

Mayweather win spared bookies 'bloody nose'

Floyd Mayweather's victory over Conor McGregor spared Ladbrokes Coral a "bloody nose", the bookmaker revealed today. The blockbuster Las Vegas bout last weekend became the...

Newcastle skaters repaint park with graffiti

A group of youngsters have worked with skateboarders and graffiti artists to give their ramps in Newcastle's Exhibition Park a paint job. Source: BBC Tyne...

Cash ISA saving falls 33% as rules change

There has been a dramatic drop in the number of Cash ISAs being opened and in the amount saved in the wake of the...

The little-known firm you may soon have money in

Want to buy some shares in an Abu Dhabi-based hospital and healthcare centre operator? Well, if any element of your ISA, life policy or pension...

RhythmOne close to £185m swoop on US rival

RhythmOne, a London-quoted advertising technology company, is close to agreeing a takeover of a US-based rival that could ultimately see its stock market listing...

Ryanair boss launches scathing attack on PM

Theresa May needs to "get her finger out" over Brexit because it is going to be a "disaster for the UK economy", Ryanair's chief...

Bank's Saunders wants 'bumpy' Brexit insurance

A supporter of raising UK interest rates has argued a gradual increase now helps provide "insurance" should policymakers need to respond to a "bumpy"...

Pedestrian dies in South Shields car crash

A pedestrian died when she was struck by a car in South Tyneside.The woman was pronounced dead at the scene in Marsden Road, South...

Record £7.8m penalty for 888 customer failures

The online gambling firm 888 has been ordered to pay a record £7.8m penalty by the industry regulator for "significant flaws" in its safeguarding...

Currency rates hit new low at airport bureaux de change

Travellers buying their currencies...