Costa Coffee to cut a tenth of its workforce

High Street Costa Coffee is to cut up to 1,650 jobs in its cafes, more than one in 10 of its workforce The Company said...

Remote working is here to stay – but that doesn’t mean the end of...

Jane Parry, University of Southampton When coronavirus lockdowns were introduced, the shift to remote working was sudden and sweeping. Now the British government is hoping...

Boris Johnson not meeting families of Covid victims is a new low says Labour

Boris Johnson's apparent U turn on meeting the families of victims of Covid has been described as a new low. Last week the Prime Minister...

Government launches Kickstart scheme

The Government will today launch a new KickStart scheme which will see the Government pay the wages of newly hired under-25s for six months. The...

Say it with flowers-Morrisons to double its fully qualified florists across its stores

Morrisons is doubling the number of fully-qualified, expert florists in its stores to 300 this Autumn - to provide fresh, bespoke bouquets for its...

Warrington Peace Centre under threat as funding fails to materialise

Labour have warned the Prime Minister that unless he acts, the Warrington Peace Foundation’s support services for victims of terror will be forced to...

Tougher sentences needed following huge rise in attacks on firefighters

Tougher sentences are needed to help tackle a “sickening” rise in attacks on fire crews, the Local Government Association urges today. Latest government figures show...

Government to urge people to return to the office to save our Town and...

Workers will be encouraged to return to the office as part of a major media campaign to be launched by the government next week. The...

Third of customers still being hit by mobile phone overpayments rip-off, Which? reveals

Which? is calling for an end to the £182 million mobile phone overpayments rip-off, as it reveals one in three ‘bundled’ customers are still...

Half of workers want extension to the Furlough scheme

As the German government confirms that it will extend its protection for jobs until the end of next year, a national poll conducted on behalf...