Every Household to get Energy Bill Discounts of £400 this Autumn

Every household in the UK is to get an energy bill discount of £400 this October as part of a package of new measures to tackle soaring prices. The poorest households will also get a payment of £650 to help with the cost of living, Chancellor Rishi Sunak said. It follows warnings that millions could […]

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Government in Contact with Victoria and Albert Museum over Allegations Against Trustees

The government has spoken to the Victoria and Albert Museum about allegations made against its trustees, the charity has confirmed. The Mail on Sunday newspaper reported that Nicholas Coleridge, the chair of trustees at the V&A, offered a private tour of the museum as a prize in an auction to raise funds for the Conservative […]

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Business Confidence is Falling, says Natwest Boss

The cost of living crisis presents challenges because so many firms and customers have no experience of high inflation and rising lending rates, NatWest boss Alison Rose has said. Firms on the bank’s books have falling confidence, she told BBC Scotland. Ms Rose blamed this on problems with supply chains, energy bills and skills shortages. […]

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