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'If HS2 doesn't come to Crewe, what then?'

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 00:10
The demise of Crewe's railway industry has hit people hard. What are their hopes for the future?

'I slept in a cupboard for three months'

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 00:07
Entrepreneur Mathias Mikkelsen was so desperate to get into a 'hacker house' he slept in a closet.

Polluting firms 'will be hit by climate policies'

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 00:01
Which business sectors will be winners and losers when, and if, climate change policies take affect?

General election 2019: Labour vows Budget 'to end austerity' in first 100 days

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 23:25
John McDonnell will also set out plans for "democratic control" of nationalised water and energy.

General Election 2019: Johnson insists no NI-GB goods checks post-Brexit

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 12:43
The PM says a leaked Treasury document that says there will be customs checks is "wrong".

China exports fall again as US trade war continues

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 12:23
The latest China trade data points to further signs of strain in the world's second largest economy.

Avanti starts running West Coast Main Line after Virgin franchise ends

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 08:20
The last Virgin train left Euston on Saturday evening, ending Britain's longest-running rail franchise.

Seychelles: The island nation with a novel way to tackle climate change

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 00:32
The Seychelles has swapped 5% of its national debt for a cash injection to fight climate change and save its ocean.

Trade disputes settlement system facing crisis

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 00:01
The World Trade Organization faces a crisis in its system for resolving disputes between members.

HMV faces the music in Christmas crunch test

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 00:00
Canadian Doug Putman rescued the UK music chain, but will the festive season make or break it?

Pensioner in £193,000 inheritance battle after sort code error

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 23:22
A 74-year-old had his share of an inheritance withheld after providing the wrong sort code number.

Virgin Trains: Final service departs as UK's longest-running rail franchise ends

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 22:38
The last Virgin train left London at 21:42, marking the end of Britain's longest-running rail franchise.

General election 2019: What to look out for on the economy

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 10:11
BBC Business Editor Faisal Islam looks at the economic issues at stake in the election.

Labour pledges to electrify UK bus fleet

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 00:15
It wants to electrify UK buses by 2030, but the Tories say Labour would "scrap vital new roads".

Sweden's Ericsson to pay over $1bn to settle US corruption probe

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 00:12
The telecoms giant has agreed to pay to resolve bribery allegations, the US justice department says.

Elon Musk wins defamation case over 'pedo guy' tweet about caver

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 23:55
The Tesla founder did not defame UK caver who helped in dramatic Thai rescue, US jury finds.

How to have a more sustainable Christmas

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 22:38
From renting your tree, to sponsoring a turkey, a growing number of people are having a greener Christmas.

Thomas Cook: 'They told me the money was safe'

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 22:32
Many angry Thomas Cook customers are still awaiting refunds for the holidays that never happened.

US jobs growth jumps in November

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 14:44
The economy added a higher-than-expected 266,000 jobs, helped by the return of striking GM workers.

Eddie Stobart rescue vote passes 'overwhelmingly'

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 12:41
Shareholders pass survival plan for the company famed for its distinctive green and red lorries.