Is modern life killing us? Low-level radiation health risks smaller than obesity say Manchester...

Is Modern life killing us? A study from the University of Manchester has found that the health risks from modern day life such as obesity, smoking...

Britain on course for longest fall in living standards since records began over 60...

Britain is on course for the longest period of falling living standards since records began in the 1950s, with the current crunch forecast to...

Re-think on energy charging could reduce bills for 70% of households

Researchers have found that 70% of UK households would be better off if costs of government energy policy were removed from gas and electricity...

Figures show that net migration is rising despite the Brexit vote

Figures released this morning by the Office of National Statistics show that net migration to the UK rose to almost 300,000 in the first...

Gwynne asks for clarification on Tory Stronger Towns announcement

Following the Tories announcement on Monday about additional funding in their Stronger Towns announcement, there remain a series of unanswered questions that...

4,500 jobs at risk as William Hill announces 700 betting shop closures

Four and a half thousand jobs are at risk as the betting chain William Hill has announced plans to close 700 betting shops across...

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...

Boris pledges to “unite and level up” Britain after Brexit.

Saying that he was humbled by the trust millions of voters placed” in the Conservatives at the election and that “the work to repay...

A growing income divide between young and old finds report

The growing age divide in living standards that opened up in the mid-2000s has continued to widen last year according to a report out...

Getting stuck-Report finds Britain’s low-paid workers are permanently stuck in low-paid jobs

New analysis published today has found that Britain's low-paid workers are permanently stuck in low-paid jobs, and that social mobility in the UK will...