Sunak’s Covid rescue plan ‘will fail to help long-term wage stagnation’ | Business

The government’s plans to rescue Britain from the Covid crisis will fail to end a decade-long…

UK coronavirus live: Christmas household mixing could lead to tens of thousands more cases, expert warns | Politics

Good morning. The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, is expected to announce a renewed squeeze on public sector…

New UK spending row as Rishi Sunak puts squeeze on public sector salaries | Society

The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, is preparing to announce a renewed squeeze on public sector pay in…

UK government borrowing rises to £36bn in September and inflation picks up – business live | Business

4.19am EDT04:19 September’s 0.5% inflation reading will have wide-ranging implications – as it is used to…

UK borrowing surges and car production slumps as Covid-19 costs mount – business live | Business

Londoners are increasingly looking for jobs outside the capital as the city’s economy stalls, one of…

Rishi Sunak weighs up German-style wage subsidies to replace furlough scheme | UK news

The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, is weighing up plans to replace the furlough scheme with German-style wage…

English councils poised to make cuts amid loss of commercial income | Society

English local councils are set to shed thousands of jobs and cut services as they count…

Think renationalising probation will cut reoffending? Think again | Mark Johnson | Society

My heart jumps at the decision to renationalise probation. But will the service I once knew…