Survey shows widespread sexual harassment in the music industry

New research by the Musicians Union published today reveals 48% of members surveyed have been sexually harassed at work, and more than half have...

Almost three quarters of key government suppliers operating in tax havens

A staggering 25 of the government’s 34 Strategic Suppliers have operations in tax havens, according to a new report which explores how central government...

Car finance changes could save customers £165m a year

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today announced plans to ban the way in which some car retailers, and other brokers in the motor...

New £20 note revealed with JMW Turner

Governor Mark Carney unveiled the design of the new £20 note featuring the artist JMW Turner. It will be issued for the first time...

Labour pledges to rebuild youth services across the country

The Labour Party is today  announcing “Only Young Once” – a bold vision for rebuilding youth services across the whole country. Rising levels of knife...

Low-income voters could be a crucial force at the next election, according to landmark...

A landmark report by the independent Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) bringing together four years’ worth of political attitudes research shows how low-income voters could...

Teething troubles: Children’s toy choke hazard exposed

Parents are being warned about the choking risk posed by some teething toys, after almost half of the products tested by Which? failed at...

The Great Insurance Rip Off Over six million of us are paying too much...

Around 6 million insurance policyholders pay high prices and are not getting a good deal on their insurance according to a report out today...

Retail sales fall for fifth month in a row

Retail sales volumes in the year to September fell for the fifth consecutive month, albeit at a slower pace than the previous month, according...

Time is running out to prevent a divided UK warns Lord Kerslake

The government must urgently develop a long-term vision for the UK which decisively addresses deprivation, unlocks regional economic potential and confronts the challenges presented...